[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Dates:
1918
Size:
13 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2696
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text handwritten by Jack Bullard on Penash bundles. The text, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa, is accompanied by an envelope dated 1918.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
59 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2695
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Handwritten Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Consisting of pages 7 to 65 and 67, the text is in the handwriting of multiple people. One of the authors may have possibly been John Black Cloud.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2768
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two handwritten Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts by an unidentified author, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. The first text is a story of men on the warpath. The second text is the beginning of another story, which is continued in MS 2769.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kapayou, Oscar, circa 1898-
Dates:
1930 July 12
Size:
15 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3193
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Diagram and Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Oscar Kapayou on War Chiefs ceremony, with English translation by Truman Michelson.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957
Dates:
undated
Size:
90 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1861
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Red Leggins legend handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Sakihtanohkweha, also known as Mrs. Bill Leaf, collected by Truman Michelson.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
undated
Size:
138 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1860
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Three stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Sam Peters with English translations by Horace Poweshiek. Titles of stories: War story; The boy who understood the language of dogs; and Red Leggins.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Poweshiek, Ida
Dates:
undated
Size:
49 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1719
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Feather legend handwritten by Sam Peters in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary with English translation by Ida Poweshiek.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
28 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2709
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Pages 20-47 of a handwritten Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. The writer is unidentified and appears to be the author of another text in MS 2658. The Bureau of American Ethnology catalog card states that the informant is "Shawata (?)," but the writing does not match that of Frank Shawata, one of Michelson's...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lutet, Oliver, circa 1905
Dates:
1935-1936
Size:
163 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3399
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Fort George Cree notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson at Fort George on the shore of James Bay and at Great Whale River by Hudson Bay. The notes are mostly linguistic with some ethnological content. The texts are stories in Cree syllabary with English translations. John of Fort George provided most if not all of the Cree text while Oliver ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
Allan, William
Dates:
1935
Size:
2 Notebooks (81 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3398
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two notebooks containing stories handwritten in Moose Cree syllabary and English. The syllabic texts were written by Harvey Smallboy at Moose Factory, Ontario. The English translations were dictated by William Allan.

Found In