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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Kiwatewa
Kiosatuck, Annie
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Dates:
1915
Size:
231 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2433
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) texts and kinship notes collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Four of the texts are by Alfred Kiyana in Meskwaki syllabary. The translated titles are "When Indians captured horses a long time ago," "The two youths who fasted who were brothers," "The one who runs fast," and "War dance." A fifth text is by Kiwatewa (Mrs.Paquane)...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Lincoln, Harry
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Dates:
undated
Size:
150 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2432
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Four Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts handwritten by Alfred Kiyana and Jack Bullard, with English translations by Truman Michelson and Harry Lincoln. The two texts by Kiyana are "Homo stuprator" and "When a young couple marries." The texts by Bullard are "Rainbow" and "Summer Bear." Most of the translations are in Michelson's hand; 6 lines of text on ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Bullard, Jack
Davenport, Edward
Lincoln, Harry
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Dates:
undated
Size:
177 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2830
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts and linguistic notes collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. The Meskwaki texts were handwritten by Jack Bullard and Edward Davenport. Bullard authored "Red Eagle" and "What Thunderers Did," both with English translations by Michelson. There is also an English translation by Michelson of Me├╣├×kwihowa, another story...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Wolf Bear
Sun Road
Little Shield
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Dates:
1910
Size:
98 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2707
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ethnological and linguistic notes collected by Truman Michelson on the Arapaho. Michelson obtained ethnological information from Little Shield, Sun Road, and Wolf Bear, with John Goggles serving as interpreter. Topics include games and accounts of Friday and Bad Arm (Thomas Fitzpatrick). Also among the ethnological notes are Michelson's observation...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Murdock, Joseph
Abraham, Alice
Dates:
1929, 1967
Size:
39 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS833
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing Kickapoo syllabic texts handwritten in 1929 by Joseph Murdock, a Mexican Kickapoo residing in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Also English translations dictated by Alice Abraham of Shawnee, Oklahoma, and handwritten by her granddaugther Susan in 1967. The texts include a story of why rabbits only have fat on their shoulders and an anecdote f...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Allan, William
Ricard, Frank
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
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Dates:
1936
Size:
1 Notebook (147 pages) and 66 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3415
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Collection of Moose Cree and Albany Cree notes and texts compiled through Truman Michelson's work with Frank Ricard; William Allan; Harvey Smallboy; Simon Smallboy, brother of Harvey Smallboy; and Patrick Steven. A notebook, labelled "1936 II,"contains English translations and phonetic transcriptions of Moose Cree and Albany Cree syllabic texts in ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Wolf Chief, circa 1851
Bull Thigh, circa 1829-
Wrapped Hair, circa 1836-
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Dates:
1913 August 11-15
Size:
50 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2684A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Cheyenne and Sutaio notes collected by Truman Michelson from Wolf Chief, Bull Thigh, and Wrapped Hair, with Milton Whiteman as interpreter. Subjects include: Sutaio-Cheyenne history, Cheyenne relationship terms, joking relationship, English-Cheyenne-Sutaio vocabulary, Cheyenne soldier societies (Red Hoof society, Dog Soldiers, Elk society, Fox sold...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Leaf, Bill
Dates:
undated
Size:
30 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2769
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Fragments of handwritten Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts and English translations. One page of Meskwaki text was authored by Bill Leaf. Five other Meskwaki texts are by an unidentified author. The text beginning "di sa wa tti" is a continuation of a story in MS 2768. The translations are by Truman Michelson and are of Meskwaki texts not present in MS...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Black Horse, Ruben, circa 1855-
High Walker, Mrs. (Cheyenne)
Black Crane, Mrs. (Cheyenne)
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Dates:
1931 August
Size:
105 Pages (1 card)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3219
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two notebooks containing notes from Truman Michelson's research at the Northern Cheyenne Reservation in Montana. One notebook contains anthropometric measurements of approximately 115 Cheyennes, identified by name, age, and tribal lineage. The second notebook contains stories by Ruben Black Horse, Mrs. High Walker, and Mrs. Black Crane, handwritten...

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Nacoista
Daniel, Z. T.
Dates:
ca. 1881-1891?
Size:
1 Drawing (graphite and watercolor on cardboard, 10 x 12 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS166931
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Inscribed on verso "A man and a young lady play with ball, Na-co-is-ta, Pine Ridge, Daniel"

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