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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
141 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2155
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the twin girls who created the buffalo head sacred bundle. Includes an English translation, titled "The twin girls," by an unidentified writer and two pages of translation notes by Truman Michelson. Texts collected by Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Haney, Willie
Dates:
1913-1914
Size:
195 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4149
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: Haney, Willie E. Letter to John R. Swanton, enclosing English translation of Hitchiti (or Creek) story and a copy of the Muskogee alphabet. Sylvian, Oklahoma October 17, 1913. Autograph letter signed. 3 pages. Haney, W. E. Letter to John R. Swanton, transmitting "stories." November 6, 1913. Autograph letter signed. 1 page. "Stories in the...

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Hishikawa, Moronobu, approximately 1618-approximately 1694
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page (30.5 cm x 43 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7163
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Included is the print which shows actors on the stage and members of the audience. Some of the latter, as well as the characters depicted by the actors, are named. A cover sheet includes a biographical sketch of the artist.

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Nikko, Japan, Dantaisha, 1938
Size:
1 Item (39.5 x 54 cm page)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7185
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The map features the architectural details and ground plans of the Tōshōgū, the shrine which was built in 1617 for the tomb of Ieyasu, the first Tokugawa shogun. Included are two portraits, one of the Ieyasu and the other of the third Tokugawa shogun, Iemitsu. There are also views of a procession scene of the Tōshōgū festival, falls, shrines, and o...

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Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Burris, C. A.
McCurtain, Zeno
Dates:
ca. 1926
Size:
30 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4147
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Hofsinde, Robert
Blackbird, Andrew J., 1810-
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
November 5, 1934
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3330
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These governed them before coming into contact with the white races in their country. With note by T. Michelson.

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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.

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ANONYMOUS
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page (33 cm x 45 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7164
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ANONYMOUS
Dates:
n.d
Size:
1 Page (114.5 cm x 61 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7151
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The document is a street map that includes street names, names of public buildings and other structures (palace grounds, temples, city walls and gates), and other points of interest. The map has been annotated in pencil with English transliterations of names of city gates. The accession papers describe this as a "good specimen of popular Chinese ca...

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2590
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

2590-A Original formulae in Cherokee syllabary from the Gadigwanasti (Belt) manuscript. 186 formulae in ledger book, [3], 1-119 pages; and 94 formulae on loose sheets, 65 pages numbered 100-164. [See also Pilling, Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 6, page 163] Laminated 1964 & bound at 2 volumes. **Negative microfilm on file.

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