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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Horace
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
1924
Size:
21 Items (0.21 linear feet (1 box))
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1859
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection contains two Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts by Alfred Kiyana; English translations by Horace Poweshiek; phonetic text by Truman Michelson of one of the stories; and Michelson's linguistic notes. The titles of the stories are "The person who the months blessed" and "The one who knew how to use things." Michelson's phonetic text is of t...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Allan, William
Etherington, William
Fletcher, John
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Dates:
1936
Size:
193 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3411
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook (labelled "1936 IV") containing linguistic and ethnological notes and stories collected by Truman Michelson during his research on the Cree at James Bay and Hudson Bay in Canada in 1936. Includes Fort George, Attawapiskat, and Weenusk Cree phonetic texts; English translations of Attawapiskat and Weenusk Cree syllabic texts in MS 3417; and ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Hester, Agnes
Morrison, William
Wapatchee, Andrew
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Dates:
1935-1936
Size:
64 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3397
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Rupert House Cree texts and notes collected by Truman Michelson in 1935 and 1936 at James Bay in Canada. Michelson obtained vocabulary and an English translation of a story from Andrew Wapatchee in 1935, most likely while at Rupert House (Waskaganish). He collected additional notes and texts in 1936 from William Morrison and Agnes Hester while at M...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Catpat, Mrs.
de Dame, Ekin
de Dame, Noel, Mrs.
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Dates:
1910
Size:
143 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2825
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Primarily texts with some linguistic notes from Truman Michelson's fieldwork among the Micmac in Restigouche, Canada. Michelson collected stories in Micmac from Barney la Bob, Noel Marchand, Mrs. Catpat, and Ekin de Dame. Chief Chief Nicholas Jerome provided interlineal English translations. There is also a story in English from Mrs. Noel de Dame. ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Rowlodge, Jesse, circa 1884-1974
Dates:
1929
Size:
1 Notebook (99 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1791
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes collected by Truman Michelson from Jesse Rowlodge on Southern Arapaho linguistics, ethnology, and mythology. Primarily Arapaho terms and phrases with English glosses. On page 67 is text dictated by Rowlodge on Arapaho migration across the Missouri River. The text is in Arapaho with both interlinear and free translations in English. There are ...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Alford, Thomas Wildcat, 1860-1938
Billy, Joe
Nocktonick, Joseph
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Dates:
1911
1934
Size:
177 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2719
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Primarily Shawnee linguistic notes and texts with some ethnographic notes collected by Truman Michelson. A large portion of the materials were collected during Michelson's fieldwork among the Absentee Shawnee in Oklahoma in 1911. Michelson obtained ethnographic information and stories from Joe Billy, while Thomas Alford provided linguistic informat...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Little Shield
Wolf Bear
White Breast
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Dates:
1910
Size:
187 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2708
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Arapaho stories collected by Truman Michelson from Little Shield, Wolf Bear, White Breast, and John Goggles, who also served as translator. There are stories handwritten in Arapaho, some of which include interlinear translations in English by Goggles. There are also free English translations by Goggles and Michelson in handwritten and typed form. T...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
circa 1915
Size:
2 Notebooks (136 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1835
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Text in Meskwaki (Fox) handwritten in a notebook by Alfred Kiyana on the one who made the eagle sacred bundle. A second notebook contains an English translation by Thomas Brown.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Allan, William
Fletcher, John
Smallboy, Harvey, 1879-1947
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Dates:
1936
Size:
1 Notebook (177 pages and 72 loose pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3414
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook (labelled 1936-I) containing phonetic transcriptions of Harvey Smallboy's Moose Cree syllabic texts in Manuscript 3398. The transcriptions are based on readings by Smallboy and William Allan. On the last page of the notebook are ethnological notes from John Fletcher. There are also loose pages with vocabulary from the texts and notes on Mo...

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Creators:
Newton, John C. Calhoun, 1848-
Dates:
circa 1888-1894
Size:
11 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.84-6
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs collected by John C. Calhoun Newton during his tenure as a Methodist missionary in Japan. They include images of a stupa at the Toji temple ground, a bell at the Chion-in temple, and scroll paintings depicting the Buddha, Seisho-ko (General Kato Kiyomasa), Shinto gods based on Buddhist deities, Buddhist disciples, and part of a text con...

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