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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Earle, Frank
Shawata, Mrs.
Lincoln, Harry
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Dates:
1916-1917
1924
Size:
57 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2426
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook containing two texts handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox), with English translations on opposite page. The first text is by Shawata's wife and concludes with 15 "songs." The second text is by Frank Earle and concludes with what seem to be 5 "songs." Both texts were translated into English in 1924 by Truman Michelson with some assistance from Harr...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Brown, Thomas, circa 1891-
Dates:
1916
Size:
30 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1178
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes collected by Truman Michelson on the sacred bundle sold through Green, believed to be Buck Green, a Winnebago agent. The materials consist of texts in Meskwaki (Fox) and translations in English. According to Ives Goddard, Thomas Brown probably provided the translations.

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Creators:
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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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1314
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A diagrammatic list of Meskwaki (Fox) expressions, in phonetic text, giving "Meskwaki tiers of earth", numbered 1,2,3,4, and "sky divisions", numbered 5,4,3,2,1. Includes glosses and notes. Information collected from Alfred Kiyana.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Lincoln, Harry
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1404
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Short Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text, with partial interlinear translation in English, obtained by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. Titled "When I went over to see," the text is on joking between Harry Lincoln and Paiyoki. The text is handwritten by Paiyoki or Lincoln.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Dates:
undated
Size:
144 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2606
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text handwritten by Alfred Kiyana on Snail dance, with English translation by Truman Michelson and an unidentified writer. There are also 12 pages of vocabulary notes on the Meskwaki texts in the same unidentified hand. Story and notes collected by Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
December 1881 and January 1882
Size:
13 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS288
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

288-a "Texts of the Shetismasha Language, spoken in Charenton, St. Mary's Parish, La. Collected in Dec. 1881 and Jan 1882 in Charenton, by Albert S. Gatschet. To accompany accompany his Dictionary of the Same Language [MS 349]." With interlinear English translation. Autograph document signed. 288-b Swanton's copy of Gatschet's texts in Manuscri...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1987-1988
Size:
6.66 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (2 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-199
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual elements for the interactive video project that accompanied the exhibition "A Material World." The production incorporates video animation, puppetry, and on-location photography in two interactive videos, "Knowing Materials" and "Testing Materials." Among those featured in the production is racing driver ...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of the History of Technology
Dates:
1984, 1991, and 2006
Collection ID:
Accession 18-160
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of exhibition records created by Steven D. Lubar, during his time as curator within the Division of Engineering and Industry and later the Division of the History of Technology. The materials cover his work on the exhibition, Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860. Included in the accession ...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Office of Exhibits
Dates:
circa 1980-2002
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (7 folders oversize material)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-017
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records offer primary documentation of natural history exhibition production at the Smithsonian. Exhibits include "Ainu: Spirit of a Northern People," "Spiders!," "Japanese Ceramics Today: Masterworks from the Kikuchi Collection," "5000 Years of Korean Art," "Seeds of Change," "Ocean Planet," "Crossroads of Continents: Cultures of Siberia ...

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