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MS 2643 Algonquian Linguistics

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Poweshiek, Horace  Search this
Poweshiek, Jonas  Search this
Extent:
40 Pages
Culture:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Penobscot Indians  Search this
Fox Indians  Search this
Sauk  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2643
Local Note:
Fox by H.P. and J.P.
Topic:
Sauk & Fox  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 2643, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2643
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2643

MS 1785 Ojibwe and Ottawa ethnology, linguistics and physical anthropology

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
72 Pages
Culture:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1785
Topic:
Social structure -- Chippewa  Search this
Linguistics -- Chippewa  Search this
Physical anthropology -- Chippewa  Search this
Social structure -- Ottawa  Search this
Linguistics -- Ottawa  Search this
Physical anthropology -- Ottawa  Search this
Chippewa  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1785, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1785
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1785

MS 2744 Ottawa notes and stories from Lillian Walker

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Informant:
Walker, Lillian  Search this
Extent:
35 Pages
Culture:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Vocabulary
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Ottawa linguistic notes and stories collected by Truman Michelson from Lillian Walker, age 16. Includes vocabulary, pronominal paradigms, a letter in Ottawa with an English translation, and stories in Ottawa and English. There are also notes on the list of stories known by Walker; information about her family; and locations of the Ottawa.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2744
Local Note:
Title updated from "Linguistics; legend" 4/25/2014.
Topic:
Ottawa language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 2744, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2744
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2744
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MS 237 Ottawa text and vocabularies

Collector:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907  Search this
Creator:
Early, John W.  Search this
Extent:
48 Pages
Culture:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
1887
Scope and Contents:
The text describes the manners and customs of the Ottawas, and the remainder is devoted to lexicographic data, including long lists of tribal names, names of months, and other linguistic matter. Ottawa text includes interlinear translation. 38 page text and 47 1/2 page vocabulary.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 237
Topic:
Calendar -- Ottawa  Search this
Names, tribal -- Ottawa  Search this
Ottawa language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 237, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS237
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms237
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MS 1635 Truman Michelson linguistic and ethnological notes on Ottawa and Munsee

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Extent:
50 Pages
Culture:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Munsee Delaware  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Place:
otta mich
Date:
1922 August 29-September
Scope and Contents:
Notepad containing Truman Michelson's Ottawa and Munsee linguistic and ethnological notes. In pencil in writing tablet as follows: pages [1-21]. Ottawa. Michigan. August 29- September, 1922. (23 pages, total; 2 pages written on backs.) pages [22-23]. Munsee. Moraviantown Reserve, Canada. September, 1922. pages [33-45]. Munsee. Six Nations Reserve, Canada. September, 1922.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1635
Local Note:
Pages 33-45 are written in very hard pencil and the writing is very faint. See typed transcript of ethnographic notes, but not vocabulary lists, on these pages, filed with the Manuscript in October 1971.
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Munsee language  Search this
Ottawa language  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Delaware (Lenape)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1635, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1635
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1635
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MS 2720 Nine Fox stories by Alfred Kiyana and Bill Leaf

Collector:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Creator:
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918  Search this
Leaf, Bill  Search this
Translator:
Poweshiek, Ida  Search this
Extent:
264 Pages
Culture:
Fox Indians  Search this
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Date:
1928
undated
Scope and Contents:
Nine Meskwaki (Fox) syallabic texts, eight of which are by Alfred Kiyana and one by Bill Leaf, with English translations by Ida Poweshiek. These were collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. The texts by Kiyana are: Red stone pipe; Youths who were friends; The summer hunters; When people killed one that was a manitou; The cowardly man; The man who had an elm tree that grew from his chest; Wolf; and Wisahkeha's little brother slain. The ninth text, When they fought with the Pawnee ("wabanokeha"), is by Bill Leaf. Poweshiek's translations were made much later in April 17, 1928.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2720
Local Note:
Title changed from "Legends" 4/17/2014.
Topic:
Fox language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Meskwaki; Sauk & Fox  Search this
Genre/Form:
Folklore
Narratives
Manuscripts
Citation:
Manuscript 2720, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2720
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2720
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MS 2797 Menominee linguistic notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson

Creator:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Peroute, Judge  Search this
Satterlee, John V.  Search this
Extent:
76 Pages
Culture:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Narratives
Manuscripts
Vocabulary
Date:
1910
Scope and Contents:
Menominee linguistic notes and texts from Truman Michelson's fieldwork among the Menominee in Wisconsin in 1910. He obtained texts and Menominee names for various tribes from Judge Peroute, a priest of the Grand Medicine Society. Captain John V. Satterlee of the Indian Police at Keshena served as interpreter and also provided Michelson with linguistic information, such as vocabulary.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2797
Local Note:
Title changed from "Texts" 4/17/2014.
Topic:
Menominee language  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Ethnological  Search this
Genre/Form:
Narratives
Manuscripts
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 2797, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2797
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2797
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Songs in Fox (Mesquakie) Texts: Linguistics and Philology

Author:
Goddard, Ives  Search this
Cowan, William  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1993
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
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Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_96100

Ethnohistorical Implications of Early Delaware Linguistic Materials

Author:
Goddard, Ives  Search this
Campisi, Jack  Search this
Hauptman, Laurence M.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1978
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
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Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_95719

John Peabody Harrington papers: Algonquian, circa 1907-circa 1957

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Michelson, Truman 1879-1938  Search this
Hewitt, J. N. B (John Napoleon Brinton) 1859-1937  Search this
Speck, Frank G (Frank Gouldsmith) 1881-1950  Search this
Voegelin, C. F (Charles Frederick) 1906-1986  Search this
Physical description:
2 boxes
Culture:
Cheyenne language  Search this
Fox Indians  Search this
Menominee Indians  Search this
Miami Indians  Search this
Mohegan Indians  Search this
Pequot Indians  Search this
Montauk Indians  Search this
Montagnais Indians  Search this
Nanticoke Indians  Search this
Piscataway Indians  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Potawatomi Indians  Search this
Type:
Vocabulary
Date:
1907
1907-1957
circa 1907-circa 1957
Topic:
Algonquian languages  Search this
Abenaki language  Search this
Cree language  Search this
Cherokee language  Search this
Cheyenne language  Search this
Fox language  Search this
Menominee language  Search this
Miami language (Ind. and Okla.)  Search this
Mohegan language  Search this
Montagnais language  Search this
Nanticoke language  Search this
Ojibwa language  Search this
Potawatomi language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
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John Peabody Harrington papers: Northeast/Southeast, 1907-1957
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
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edanmdm:siris_arc_363489

John Peabody Harrington papers: Western Abnaki/Eastern Abnaki/Passamaquoddy, 1949-circa 1952

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
12 boxes
Culture:
Abenaki Indians  Search this
Passamaquoddy Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Manuscripts
Vocabulary
Place:
New England
Maine
Date:
1949
1949-1952
1949-circa 1952
Topic:
Abenaki language  Search this
Passamaquoddy language  Search this
Penobscot language  Search this
Micmac language  Search this
Menominee language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Toponymy  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
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John Peabody Harrington papers: Northeast/Southeast, 1907-1957
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363492
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China’s Artistic Diaspora

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 02 May 2008 03:00:00 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_0890294cf2508f59d6d54f275f813855

Eastern Ojibwa-Chippewa-Ottawa dictionary / by Richard A. Rhodes

Title:
Eastern Ojibwa Chippewa Ottawa dictionary
Author:
Rhodes, Richard A. 1946-  Search this
Physical description:
liii, 623, [2] p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
1993
1985
Topic:
Ojibwa language--English  Search this
English language--Ojibwa  Search this
Ottawa language--Dictionaries--English  Search this
English language--Ottawa  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_570936

New perspectives in language, culture, and personality : proceedings of the Edward Sapir Centenary Conference (Ottawa, 1-3 October 1984) / edited by William Cowan, Michael K. Foster, and Konrad Koerner

Author:
Edward Sapir Centenary Conference (1984 : Ottawa, Ont.)  Search this
Cowan, William  Search this
Foster, Michael K  Search this
Koerner, E. F. K  Search this
Subject:
Sapir, Edward 1884-1939 Congresses  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 627 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1986
Topic:
Linguists--Biography--Congresses  Search this
Anthropologists  Search this
Call number:
P85.S14E44 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_338692

Edward Sapir, appraisals of his life and work / edited with an introduction by Konrad Koerner

Author:
Koerner, E. F. K  Search this
Subject:
Sapir, Edward 1884-1939  Search this
Physical description:
xxviii, 224 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1984
Topic:
Linguists--Biography  Search this
Anthropologists  Search this
Call number:
P85.S14E4 1984X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_251579

In twilight and in dawn : a biography of Diamond Jenness / Barnett Richling

Author:
Richling, Barnett  Search this
Subject:
Jenness, Diamond 1886-1969  Search this
National Museum of Canada Officials and employees  Search this
Physical description:
xxi, 413 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Canada
Date:
2012
C2012
Topic:
Anthropologists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1004945

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