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MS 1637 Nanabosho Myth

Creator:
Gabaoosa, George  Search this
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Names:
Nanabosho Chippewa  Search this
Extent:
27 Pages
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1921
Scope and Contents:
Chippewa text with interlinear translation. Evidently all by Gabaoosa, except for an occasional insertion or note in J.N.B. Hewitt's hand.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1637
Topic:
Folklore -- Chippewa  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1637, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1637
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1637

MS 1638 Nanabosho Myth

Creator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Names:
Nanabosho Chippewa  Search this
Extent:
21 pages
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Transliteration into the Bureau of American Ethnology alphabet of Chippewa text, Number 1637.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1638
Topic:
Folklore -- Chippewa  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1638, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1638
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1638

MS 1640 "Odahwa Legends; Story of Nanabosho's Mother"

Creator:
Gabaoosa, George  Search this
Annotator:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Names:
Nanabosho's Mother Chippewa  Search this
Extent:
7 Pages
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Ottawa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
1924
Scope and Contents:
Text, with interlinear translation.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1640
Local Note:
Hewitt has altered first word of title to "Chippewa," and has marked in the margin, "Gabaoosa version, 1924." Compare Number 2077, from which Gabaoosa copied his heading, introducing errors.
General:
Previously titled ""Odahwa Legends; Story of Nanabosho's Mother; Mrs. (error for Jno.) L. Miscogeon, August 7, 1900 in Odahwa text 16ith (error for with).""
Topic:
Folklore -- Chippewa  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Odawa  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Odawa  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1640, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1640
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1640

MS 4384 Ojibwa story by Marie Syrette of Nanabushu swallowed by the Sturgeon

Collector:
Jones, William, 1871-1909  Search this
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Syrette, Marie  Search this
Extent:
14 Pages
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Folklore
Narratives
Date:
1916
Scope and Contents:
Typed page proofs of "Nanabushu swallowed by the Sturgeon" in Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwa) with English translation. The story was collected by William Jones (1971-1909) from Marie Syrette (originally from Lake Nipigon) at Fort William, Ontario, sometime during 1903-1905. The texts were sent in 1916 to Truman Michelson, who was preparing the Ojibwa stories collected by Jones for publication the following year. According to Ives Goddard the dialect of the Ojibwa text is from the north shore region of Lake Superior (8/19/75).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4384
Local Note:
Title changed from "Nanabosho (Nanabushu) swallowed by the Sturgeon 1916" 6/10/2014.
Other Archival Materials:
See also Manuscript 4752 for additional Ojibwa stories collected by William Jones.
Topic:
Nanabush (Legendary character)  Search this
Ojibwa language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Nanabosho  Search this
Ojibway, Ojibwe, Chippeway, Chippewa  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Citation:
Manuscript 4384, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4384
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4384
Additional Online Media:

The birth of Nanabosho / Joseph McLellan ; illustrated by Jim Kirby

Author:
McLellan, Joseph  Search this
Kirby, Jim  Search this
Physical description:
[40] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 x 23 cm
Type:
Legends
Folklore
Place:
Canada
Date:
1989
Topic:
Nanabush (Legendary character)  Search this
Legends  Search this
Call number:
PZ8.1.M35 Bi 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_730883

Nanabosho steals fire / Joseph McLellan ; illustrated by Don Monkman

Author:
McLellan, Joseph  Search this
Monkman, Don  Search this
Physical description:
[32] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 X 23 cm
Type:
Legends
Folklore
Place:
Canada
Date:
1990
C1990
Topic:
Nanabush (Legendary character)  Search this
Legends  Search this
Call number:
PZ8.1 .M4655 Nas 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_761434

Nanabosho and the cranberries / written by Joe & Matrine McLellan ; illustrated by Lloyd Swampy

Author:
McLellan, Joseph  Search this
McLellan, Matrine 1946-  Search this
Swampy, Lloyd  Search this
Physical description:
[24] p. : col. ill. ; 21 X 23 cm
Type:
Legends
Folklore
Place:
Canada
Date:
1998
C1998
Topic:
Nanabush (Legendary character)  Search this
Legends  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1002576

Nanabosho dances / written by Joseph McLellan and illustrated by Rhian Brynjolson

Author:
McLellan, Joseph  Search this
Brynjolson, Rhian  Search this
Physical description:
[52] p. : col. ill. ; 21 x 23 cm
Type:
Legends
Folklore
Place:
Canada
Date:
1991
Topic:
Nanabush (Legendary character)  Search this
Legends  Search this
Call number:
PZ8.1.M4655 Nad 1991
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_761435

Nanabosho, How the turtle got its shell / written by Joe McLellan ; illustrated by Rhian Brynjolson

Author:
McLellan, Joseph  Search this
Brynjolson, Rhian  Search this
Physical description:
[45] p. : col. ill. ; 21 X 23 cm
Type:
Legends
Folklore
Place:
Canada
Date:
1994
C1994
Topic:
Nanabush (Legendary character)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1012964

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