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Catalog Data

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Story of Snapping Turtle in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2687
Local Note:
Title changed from "Snapping Turtle Legend" 4/7/2014.
Parts of pages 7 and 8 were previously in MS 2769 and MS 2835 and reunited with the rest of the manuscript in 1998 and 1999.
Other Archival Materials:
See MS 1376 for English translation of story by Bill Leaf.
Topic:
Fox language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Citation:
Manuscript 2687, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2687
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2687