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MS 2803 Gens list of Sauk or Fox

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (card )
Culture:
Sauk  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2803
General:
Previously titled "List of gentes"
Topic:
Sauk Indians  Search this
Kinship -- gentes list  Search this
Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2803, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2803
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2803

MS 1432 List of gentes - localizations

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Grant, N. S.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (card )
Culture:
Sauk  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1432
Topic:
Sauk Indians  Search this
Social organization -- gentes list  Search this
Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1432, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1432
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1432

MS 2676 Fox ethnography notes and texts

Creator:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Translator:
Scott, Thomas  Search this
Informant:
Lincoln, Harry  Search this
Extent:
110 Pages
Culture:
Fox -- Fasting  Search this
Fox -- blackening face  Search this
Fox -- gentes  Search this
Fox -- Thunder gens  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contents: Fox conversation; text and translation by T. Scott; Fox ethnology on the rules of the Thunder gens; text and English translation (informant, H.L.); diagram; rules of the gentes; text and English translation; informant H.L. from the middle of page 22 to page 37 included. All text on rules of Thunder gens are untranslated. Text apparently on fasting and blackening one's face.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2676
Topic:
Fasting -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2676, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2676
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2676

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
Online Media:

MS 1399 Gentes and dances appurtenant to them

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
1 Sheet
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sheets
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1399
Topic:
Dance -- Fox  Search this
Kinship -- Fox  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1399, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1399
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1399

MS 2139 Miscellaneous ethnological notes and photograph

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Young Bear, George  Search this
Extent:
74 Pages
Culture:
Fox -- gentes  Search this
Fox -- list of months  Search this
Fox -- syllabary  Search this
Fox -- courting notes  Search this
Fox -- Games  Search this
Fox -- Folklore  Search this
Fox -- names of Indian tribes  Search this
Fox language  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Photographs
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes gentes and special hair cuts; lists of months, modern; Fox syllabary; courting notes and translations; various linguistic matters; names of cards; lists of gentes; various games; Fox names of various Indian tribes; text and translation of "A wonderful man-woman", original probably by Young Bear, translated by George (Young?) Bear; latter mislaid. Photo is of music students with instruments posed with teacher.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2139
Other Title:
A wonderful man-woman
Topic:
Kinship -- Fox  Search this
Marriage and family -- Fox  Search this
Names, months -- Fox  Search this
Names, tribal -- Fox  Search this
Games and toys -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Manuscript 2139, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2139
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2139

MS 2679 Miscellaneous ethnographic notes

Creator:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Names:
Le Claire, Antoine  Search this
Extent:
39 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Place:
Tama (Iowa)
Date:
1915 and undated
Scope and Contents:
Includes: kinship terms; adoption feasts; gens festivals; Snail Dance; Victory Dance; Fox names of places, early Indian traders, and interpreters, moccasin game, Indian name of Antoine Le Claire's mother; notes on the Mide, Sisakayeweni, Wabanowiwen, Nanakawinatawinoni; lists of various rituals and dances belonging to different gentes; notes on those named after the White Deer (See Number 2239); notes on Squaw Dance, and so-called Worshipping Dance.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2679
Topic:
Kinship -- Fox  Search this
Names, Personal -- Fox  Search this
Adoption -- Fox  Search this
Place names -- Fox  Search this
Indian traders  Search this
Indian interpreters  Search this
Games -- Fox  Search this
Fox language  Search this
Midéwiwin -- Fox Indians  Search this
Dance -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2679, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2679
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2679
Online Media:

MS 1470 Reciprocal functions of gentes Ethnology

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
1 Page
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1470
Local Note:
Compare Number 2958.
Topic:
Kinship -- Fox  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1470, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1470
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1470

MS 2952 Fox ethnological and linguistic notes by Alfred Kiyana

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Extent:
48 Pages
Culture:
Fox -- Green Buffalo Dance  Search this
Fox -- Ethnology  Search this
Fox -- War gens  Search this
Fox -- Religion  Search this
Fox -- names for dogs and horses  Search this
Fox -- Ghost Feasts  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Lists of personal names of various gentes; lists of names for dogs and horses, appropriate to various gentes; Fox ethnology; text and translation on the War gens; lists of religious ceremonies, with names of those belonging to them- some social; lists and descriptions of Ghost Feasts; some notes on Green Buffalo Dance.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2952
Local Note:
See Numbers 2841 and 3110.
Topic:
Dance -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2952, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2952
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2952

MS 3206 Notes on Fox ethnology

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
50 Pages
Culture:
Fox -- vocabulary  Search this
Fox -- History  Search this
Fox -- American Indian tribes known to  Search this
Fox -- gentes  Search this
Fox -- Courtship  Search this
Fox -- consanguinity  Search this
Fox -- Festivals  Search this
Fox -- Ethnology  Search this
Fox -- Genealogy  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Contains: vocabulary; historical notes; apparently list of tribes known to Foxes; important gentes; courtship letter in Fox syllabic text; consanguinity; abstract of lecture; localization in Fox festivals; genealogy; Tesson; some Fox ethnology apparently previously published; ethnological notes.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3206
Topic:
Courtship -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3206, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3206
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3206

MS 3110 Lists of personal names appropriate to various gentes, ceremonial organizations, and members of ceremonial organizations

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
37 Pages
Culture:
Fox -- gens personal names  Search this
Fox -- ceremonial organizations  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3110
Local Note:
See Numbers 2679 and 2841.
Topic:
Names, Personal -- Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3110, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3110
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3110

Field Notes (Typed)

Collection Source:
Cutipa Lima, Juan de Dios  Search this
California Academy of Sciences. Anthropology Department  Search this
Textile Museum (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Collection Author:
Zorn, Elayne  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1975-1976
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Collection Title, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Elayne Zorn Collection
Elayne Zorn Collection / Series 1: Field Research / 1.1: Taquile, Peru
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-022-ref37
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Exhibition Catalog, "Exhibition of Pictorial Photography" by Chin-San Long

Creator:
Lang Jingshan, Photographer, 1892-1995  Search this
Ferguson, John Calvin, 1866-1945  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ferguson, John Calvin, 1866-1945  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (29 x 17.5 cm.)
Container:
Box 14, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
China
Shanghai (China)
China -- Shanghai -- Shanghai
Date:
1939
Scope and Contents:
John Calvin Ferguson listed as patron.
Catalog of 14 photographs of Lang Jingshan to commemorate the centenary of Daguerre, sponsored by l'Association Photographique de l'Université l'Aurore, Shanghai, 1939. Fourteen monochrome photographs and one color print; forward by Lang, dated October 10, 1939. Also includes brief notes of appreciation by John C. Ferguson; J. Hernault S.J.; Hsia Ching-Kwen (Xia Jingguan) and Chen Chuan-Lin (Chen Zhuanlin).
郎靜山
Exhibition of Pictorial Photography, by Chin-san Long
Biographical / Historical:
Lang Jingshan was a pioneering Chinese photographer active from the 1920s until his death in 1995. He is most noted for incorporating Chinese traditional painting styles and themes into his photographs. He also was noted for exploring modernist subjects and techniques such as 'composite photography' and nudes.
Admission tickets and sales profits from this 1939 exhibition were donated to purchase medical photography equipment and for refugees of the Japanese invasion of China.
Local Numbers:
FSA A1999.33 3.10.1
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce and publish an item from the Archives is coordinated through the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery's Rights and Reproductions department. Please contact the Archives in order to initiate this process.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
John Calvin Ferguson Family Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D. C., Gift of Peter Ferguson.
Identifier:
FSA.A1999.33, File FSA A1999.33 3.10.1
See more items in:
John Calvin Ferguson Family Papers
John Calvin Ferguson Family Papers / Series 5: Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1999-33-ref905
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MS 2756 Ethnological notes

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
7 Pages
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Fox -- Eagle gens  Search this
Fox -- Pipes  Search this
Fox  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1924
Scope and Contents:
Includes: Eagle gens; Redstone pipe; diagram; information in English; prayer in text; (probably no English translation given) tenor of prayer almost identical in phraseology with those of other Fox gentes. Some information in text apparently not translated.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2756
Topic:
Pipes -- Fox  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2756, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2756
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2756

Miscellaneous material from Dr Michelson's former office, filed in archives, December 1950

Collector:
Michelson, Truman  Search this
Informant:
Salt, Mary  Search this
Leaf, Billy  Search this
Correspondent:
Davenport, Edward  Search this
Culture:
American Indians linguistic classification  Search this
Cree kinship  Search this
Fox vocabulary  Search this
Fox texts  Search this
Sauk and Fox names  Search this
Sauk and Fox gentes  Search this
Sanskrit  Search this
Gothic  Search this
Fox syllabary  Search this
Fox text  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Topic:
Matrialinealism  Search this
Kinship--matrilinealism  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Local number:
NAA MS 4365-b
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Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_84213

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