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MS 2959 Legend of Mother of all the Earth

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
1,200 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2959-a-b
Local Note:
Typed copy in Number 2959-b. See references Bulletins 85, 95 and 40th AR. Summary in Number 1378.
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2959-a-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2959
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw326face5b-509b-4938-a159-0bb8d1c4fbb3
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2959

MS 2838 Tiger and Soldier Legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Syllabary text, rough English paraphrase; partial English translation by Dr Michelson.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2838
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2838, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2838
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw343920aae-2bef-4218-8b5e-73c5c140a392
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2838

MS 2693 Ethnology; legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
K., A.  Search this
Extent:
223 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Owl sacred pack; (informant, A.K.); original syllabary text; phonetic restoration; rough translation; grammatical notes; phonetic text; revised translation; published in Bulletin Number 72, Bureau of American Ethnology.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2693
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2693, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2693
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b14e2203-b947-45f3-af04-862955de5305
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2693

MS 2784 Fox Legend: The story of a man who knew how to hunt

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Page 1 of text, rest missing.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2784
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2784, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2784
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw306129cb2-95f6-45e4-a47c-08b568475a93
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2784

MS 1736 Ethnology and legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
P., J.  Search this
Extent:
155 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1736
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1736, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1736
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36e275804-98ad-476b-8f46-186e22061035
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1736

MS 2782: Fox Legend: When the Indians and whites first saw each other

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Chuck  Search this
Extent:
32 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2782
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2782, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2782
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b242011b-6352-47ec-b084-d619eacdb0b9
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2782

MS 2786 Fox Legend: The one who charged it

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
18 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2786
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2786, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2786
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw371367f93-b2a6-4501-85ce-812ec25c5423
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2786

MS 2490 Fox and Wolf Legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
27 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Text and rough translation. Also typewritten translation, and linguistics.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2490
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2490, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2490
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3ebf31bcc-affb-40eb-a2ef-118cc2e2354a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2490

MS 2421 Ethnology; Legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
110 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contents: The one who made the Thunder gens pack, text and translation; origin of Thunder gens- informant H.L.; text and translation; Billy Jones sacred pack (1917); both packs in Heye Museum. H. Waseskuk, Jr. sacred pack, text and English translation; The one who made the Thunder gens pack a long time ago.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2421
Other Title:
The one who made the Thunder gens pack
Origin of Thunder gens
Billy Jones sacred pack
H. Waseskuk Jr sacred pack
The one who made the Thunder gens pack a long time ago
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Kinship -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2421, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2421
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw384e02a46-7a95-4d23-9303-ee3296d807dc
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2421

MS 2206 Why there are crickets

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Earle, Frank  Search this
Translator:
Poweshiek, Ida  Search this
Extent:
202 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1929
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2206
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2206, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2206
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3315cef3a-b6c4-45c6-942b-c1c184e03b75
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2206

MS 2741 Young Bear stories (legends, miscellaneous; texts)

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Young Bear  Search this
Extent:
180 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2741
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2741, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2741
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw318d2afb2-df88-4bba-8085-1c7f6d7bc151
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2741
Online Media:

MS 2846 Wisakea Legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Names:
Wisakea (Fox)  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Consists of page 1, rest missing.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2846
Local Note:
See 40th AR.
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2846, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2846
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw338b42c63-824b-43a5-9289-db41473c02da
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2846

MS 2661 The Indian who was (or became) a stone

Creator:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
15 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2661
Local Note:
English paraphrase (15 pages) by Ida Powshiek added April, 1928.
Rights:
In Fox with English paraphrase
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2661, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2661
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw31c4148d2-0831-4e29-b293-9d3a99c2437f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2661

MS 3065 Fox text by Alfred Kiyana of "The man who was a turkey owner"'

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Translator:
Poweshiek, Ida  Search this
Extent:
46 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
English translation by Ida Powshiek.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3065
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3065, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3065
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3ee781182-1347-440c-ae89-3812473374d8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3065

MS 2831 Fox texts by Sam Peters, collected by Truman Michelson

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Peters, Jim, 1866-  Search this
Extent:
120 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Rabbit; Snapping turtle on the war path; Wapasaiya (semi-historical).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2831
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2831, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2831
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3973cde0b-85de-4173-aa61-1c5ffef5c347
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2831

MS 2732 Legend: What happened to the woman blest by an evil spirit

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
225 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2732
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2732, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2732
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw32e2ede89-50e0-4b52-8c42-403457fa5764
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2732

MS 2639 Notes on Algonquian linguistics

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
11 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Also contains folklore and some comparative notes.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2639
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2639, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2639
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3226c12bf-edba-469b-a441-bb4b3188c66e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2639

MS 1376 Snapping Turtle Legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
2 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Fraction of text is missing.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1376
Local Note:
See 1218, 1337.
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1376, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1376
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36984ad84-c9bd-443a-88b0-1774d833b8e8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1376

MS 1337 Snapping Turtle Legend

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Also includes one legend of Snapping Turtle, 1 page. (incomplete- page missing).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1337
Local Note:
See 1376, 1218.
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1337, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1337
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw375cdf7d7-3ac5-4f47-a50c-a5d542f7b0c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1337

MS 3064 Fox text by Bill Leaf of "Tiny Man"

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Translator:
Poweshiek, Ida  Search this
Extent:
62 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
English translation by Ida Powshiek.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3064
Topic:
Folklore -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3064, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3064
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw331a05f11-ae6d-4dd1-afce-53df1e883699
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3064

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