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MS 2762 Fox text by Alfred Kiyana on a doctoring sacred bundle

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
51 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Narratives
Manuscripts
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Text handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Alfred Kiyana on a doctoring sacred bundle. There is also a page that appears to be from another text by Kiyana.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2762
Local Note:
Title changed from "Doctrine Pack Ethnology" 4/29/2014.
Topic:
Medicine bundles  Search this
Fox language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Narratives
Manuscripts
Citation:
Manuscript 2762, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2762
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 2794 Fox stories by various authors collected by Truman Michelson

Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
2.08 Linear feet (5 boxes)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Fox Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Large collection of stories handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by various authors. These were collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. The writers include Alfred Kiyana, Jack Bullard, C.H. Chuck, Bill Leaf, Sakihtanohkweha (Mrs. Bill Leaf), Joe Tesson Jr., Shapochiwa, Harry Lincoln, Jim Peters, Sam Peters, Charles Papakie, Lucy Lasley, and possibly Jim Mamasaw. The other writers are unidentified. Only a rough English translation of one of the stories is present.
Locl Numbers:
NAA MS 2794-a; NAA MS 2794-b
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk and Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2794
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MS 2780 The story of a sacred pack

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
67 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2780
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2780, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2780
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2780

MS 2841 Fox word lists and ethnological and linguistic notes by Alfred Kiyana

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
58 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Field notes
Place:
Tama (Iowa)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Primarily Meskwaki (Fox) word lists handwritten by Alfred Kiyana and other ethnological and linguistic notes. Topics include medicines; foods fed to sick people; laxatives; names of dogs and horses; ethno-etymology; and ethno-ichthyology. There are also lists of founders of ceremonies and rules governing membership in tribal dual division appropriate to various gentes. Some notes are in Truman Michelson's hand. These materials were collected by Michelson in Tama, Iowa.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2841
Local Note:
Title changed from "Texts" 4/30/2014.
Topic:
Fox language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Medicine  Search this
Food  Search this
Zoology -- nomenclature  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Field notes
Citation:
Manuscript 2841, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2841
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2841
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MS 1880 Fox story by Alfred Kiyana on the one who made people come by drumming

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
29 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Place:
Tama (Iowa)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary text handwritten by Alfred Kiyana and collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1880
Local Note:
Title changed from "Ethnology Legends" 3/19/214.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Fox language  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Citation:
Manuscript 1880, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1880
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1880
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MS 1216 Fox Vocabulary

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
2 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contains 29 terms.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1216
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1216, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1216
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1216

MS 7555 The Story of Wisakea, a culture hero

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Translator:
Poweshiek, Horace  Search this
Extent:
270 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Transcription of the translation in MS 2958-B.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7555
Local Note:
Electrostatic copy of typescript
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7555, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7555
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7555

MS 2046 Fox text by Alfred Kiyana on Buffalo dance

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Translator:
Poweshiek, Jonas  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Extent:
35 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Narratives
Manuscripts
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on Buffalo dance with drawings and the beginning of an English translation by Truman Michelson from Jonas Poweshiek and Bill Leaf. Also includes Michelson's notes on the drawings.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2046
Topic:
Buffalo dance  Search this
Fox dance  Search this
Fox language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Narratives
Manuscripts
Citation:
Manuscript 2046, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2046
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2046
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MS 2833 Wapanowiweni Ethnology; legends

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
721 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2833
Local Note:
Letter regarding Fox medicine dance added- November 1950.
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2833, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2833
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2833

C.H. Chuck: Kiminichakaha and his parents

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
18 Pages
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Charles Papakie: When they first began to fight

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 77
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Charles Papakie, "ne di wa tti ki . e tta ki e tti³ e ma ta ne tti" `When the killers were caught up to and all killed'

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
10 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 78a
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Charles Papakie

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
57 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 78b
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Bill Leaf "we ta ni bi me a .³ o ka ke ki ne ma te ni ka ³ a ni bi" `The one who had an elm tree, who had an elm tree growing out of his chest'

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 79
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Alfred Kiyana: Spider

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
31 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 80
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Sakihtanohkweha: The rolling skull woman

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
40 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 81
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Unidentified writer, "a tti mo ni" `Tale'

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
27 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 82
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Alfred Kiyana: A poor girl of long ago

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
20 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 83
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Sam Peters: Wampumhead; The winter story of the pig; The hospitable woman; When the Sauks fought among themselves; When some Meskwakis were besieged by Sioux

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
95 Pages
95 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 84
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
General:
First story: 20 pages

Second story: 11 pages

Third story: 23 pages

Fourth story: 12 pages

Fifth story: 19 pages
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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Sam Peters and possible others

Collection Creator:
Sakihtanohkweha, 1875-1957  Search this
Peters, Sam, 1885-  Search this
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Papakie, Charlie  Search this
Mamasaw, Jim  Search this
Tesson, Joe, Jr.  Search this
Shapochiwa  Search this
Bullard, Jack  Search this
Chuck, C.H.  Search this
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Lasley, Lucy  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Collection Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
90 Pages
Container:
Box 5, Folder 85
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Pages
Date:
undated
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 2794 a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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National Anthropological Archives
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