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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.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
undated
Size:
159 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2010
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of Pitishaha (Petit Jean) handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by an unknown writer, with an English translation by Horace Poweshiek.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Rowlodge, Jesse, circa 1884-1974 (informant and translator)
Dates:
undated
Size:
50 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2267
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Story of Medicine Grass by Jesse Rowlodge in Arapaho with interlineal English translation.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Hale, Joe
Wap, John
Wap, Jesse
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Dates:
1917
Size:
74 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2743
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's linguistic and ethnographic notes on the Missouri Sauk and Potawatomi. The majority of the materials are from his work among the Potawatomi in Kansas. Michelson worked closely with Joe Hale, who also served as an interpreter. Among the Potawatomi notes are stories in English about Wisaka (Wisakea). The Sauk notes are primarily et...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Chuck, C.H.
Whitewater, Arthur
Dates:
undated
Size:
54 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2739
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text on Swan dance handwritten by C.H. Chuck, with an English translation by Arthur Whitewater, a Kickapoo. On the first page of the Meskwaki text is a note in another hand: "Story told by Mr. Wah-be-neh no swah- or Mr. White Buffalo." The English translation is titled, "Story about one Indian being betrayed by Giant butterf...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
15 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2749
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Sixteen Shawnee phrases written individually on index cards with English translations by Truman Michelson. Some of the cards include Meskwaki (Fox) comparisons.

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1928
Size:
44 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3088
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Truman Michelson's handwritten Kickapoo, Mexican Kickapoo, Potawatomi, and Sauk notes, consisting of anthropometric measurements of Kickapoo people and one person of Kickapoo and Potawatomi heritage; Kickapoo, Potawatomi, and Sauk vocabulary; and some ethnological notes on social organization. These notes were collected during the summer of 1928, m...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Brown, Julius, circa 1869
Big-Bear, circa 1852-
Dates:
1911
Size:
58 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2821
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Linguistic and ethnological notes and texts from Truman Michelson's work in 1911 with members of an Ojibwa delegation from White Earth, Minnesota, visiting Washington, D.C. The materials include notes on kinship terms, vocabulary, paradigms, and the tribe's social organization. Michelson also obtained stories in Ojibwa from Big Bear with English tr...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (card )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2954
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Index card with Cree subjunctive mode paradigm handwritten by Truman Michelson.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Potter, William
Dates:
1915 January
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2746
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ojibwa linguistic notes collected by Truman Michelson from William Potter, a Gull Lake Chippewa. The notes consist mostly of vocabulary.

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