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MS 2687 Fox story by Alfred Kiyana of Snapping Turtle
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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Indians of North America -- Northeast
Scope and Contents:
Story of Snapping Turtle in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana, collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.
NAA MS 2687
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.
Language and languages -- Documentation
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox
Manuscript 2687, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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