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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Jim, 1866-
Poweshiek, Ida
Dates:
1929, undated
Size:
232 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2724
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic texts handwritten by Jim Peters with English translations by Ida Poweshiek. The stories are "Mesquakies" (pages 1-52) and Turkey Owner (pages 53-116). The Meskwaki texts are undated while Poweshiek's translations were done in December 1929.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
undated
Size:
246 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2717
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text handwritten by Alfred Kiyana on Benesa sacred bundle dance with an English translation by Thomas Brown. Texts collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Rowlodge, Jesse, circa 1884-1974
Dates:
1932
Size:
233 Items (Approximately 233 cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3357
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Arapaho linguistic and ethnographic notes on note cards from Truman Michelson's work with Jesse Rowlodge. The majority of the notes consist of Arapaho vocabulary with English translations. These include kinship terms, terms for body parts, and phrases. There are also some notes on ethnology and phonetic shifts.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
circa 1931-1934
Size:
400 Items (ca. 400 cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3356
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Cheyenne phonology and vocabulary with English translations.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Haag, Mack
Dates:
undated
Size:
650 Items (ca. 650 cards)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3355
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Note cards with Truman Michelson's handwritten notes from his work with Mack Haag, a Southern Cheyenne, in Oklahoma. The notes consist primarily of Cheyenne vocabulary with English translations and a few ethnological notes.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1923
Size:
84 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2681
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Anthropometric, linguistic, and ethnographic notes on the Maliseet (Malecite) and Naskapi (Nascapi). These were collected by Truman Michelson during his 1923 fieldwork in Canada among the Maliseet at "Indian Village," 14 miles from Fredericton, New Brunswich and the Naskapi and other Indians from Davis Inlet, Ungava, and Northwest River while lodge...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Jonas
Dates:
1914 July
Size:
44 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2712
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of a man and his son handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary and English by Jonas Poweshiek. Also linguistic notes by Truman Michelson and Poweshiek.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Jonas
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2713
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of Fox and Wolf handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary with an English translation by Jonas Poweshiek.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Petter, Rodolphe Charles, 1865-1947
Dates:
circa 1930s
Size:
40 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3216
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Cards containing Truman Michelson's handwritten notes on Cheyenne vocabulary with comparisons to Central Algonquian (Fox, Cree, Delaware, Ojibwa, etc.) terms. The Bureau of American Ethnology catalog card indicates that some words were "extracted from Petter," most likely a reference to Rodolphe Petter's English-Cheyenne Dictionary (1915).

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Haag, Mack
Dates:
1931
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3215A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Southern Cheyenne text and vocabulary collected from Mack Haag by Truman Michelson in Oklahoma in the summer of 1931. The text is a Cheyenne story of the fox and the coyote handwritten in English by Haag. The vocabulary notes are in Michelson's hand and appears to be unrelated to the text but associated with MS 3215-b. The notes consist of Cheyenne...

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