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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
Ottawa Indians  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
Ottawa Indians  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
Online Media:

MS 3928 English-Algonquian vocabulary on cards, compiled from information in reply to letters of inquiry

Collector:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937  Search this
Culture:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Blackfoot  Search this
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Algonkin -- Massachusetts  Search this
Algonkin -- New England  Search this
Algonkin -- New Jersey  Search this
Algonquian -- Virginia  Search this
Penobscot Indians  Search this
Shawnee Indians  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Powhatan Indians  Search this
Algonkin  Search this
Abnaki  Search this
Malecite Indians  Search this
Montagnais Indians  Search this
Micmac Indians  Search this
Potawatomi Indians  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Atsina Indians  Search this
Passamaquoddy Indians  Search this
Miami Indians  Search this
Delaware Indians  Search this
Montauk Indians  Search this
Narragansett Indians  Search this
Ottawa Indians  Search this
Nascapi  Search this
Munsee Indians  Search this
Mohegan Indians  Search this
Natick  Search this
Nipissing Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Abenaki Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Naskapi Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Massachuset Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
The information is secondary and lacks documentation. The cards are interfiled, but terms of the following languages are thought to be included: Abnaki, Algonkin, Arapaho, Atsina (Gros Ventres), Blackfoot, Cheyenne, Cree, Delaware, Malecite, Massachusetts Algonkin, Miami, Micmac, Mohegan, Montagnais, Montauk, Munsee, Narragansett, Nascapi, Natick, New England and New Jersey Algonkin, Nipissing, Ottawa, Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, Potawatomi, Powhatan, Shawnee, Virginia Algonquian.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3928
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Vocabularies  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Lenape  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Delaware (Lenape)  Search this
Gros Ventre  Search this
Maliseet-Passamaquoddy  Search this
Algonqian  Search this
Mi'kmaq  Search this
Gros Ventre  Search this
Blackfeet  Search this
Massachusett  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3928, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3928
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3928

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
Ottawa Indians  Search this
Munsee Indians  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
Online Media:

Mortar

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Seller:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Object Name:
Mortar
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
47 x 24 cm
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
9/4040
Barcode:
094040.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c9a1635f-8df6-479f-8c36-ce9d9af8bbdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_101505
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Odawa [Walpole Island]  Search this
Possible collector:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Previous owner:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Seller:
Milford G. Chandler (M.G. Chandler), Non-Indian, 1889-1981  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, incised, chip carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Walpole Island, Lake Saint Clair; Walpole Island Reserve (Bkejwanong); Lambton County; Ontario; Canada
Archipelago:
Great Lakes Islands
Island Name:
Walpole Island
Island Grouping:
Lake Saint Clair Islands
Date created:
1890-1910
Catalog Number:
14/794
Barcode:
140794.000
See related items:
Odawa [Walpole Island]
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6798b7d25-95e2-4f13-8573-1cb4c3e8f1e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_151431
Online Media:

Bracelet

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Yvonne Walker-Keshick (Falling Leaf), Odawa (Ottawa)/Chippewa/Ojibwa, b. 1946  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Yvonne M. Walker-Keshick (Falling Leaf), Odawa (Ottawa)/Chippewa/Ojibwa, b. 1946  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
Metal, commercial suede, porcupine quills, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, quill embroidered, stitched
Dimensions:
7.6 x 5.9 x 3.8 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Petoskey; Emmet County; Michigan; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1983
Catalog Number:
25/8575
Barcode:
258575.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64af20cd1-068c-4cae-8485-73c3b2b775f1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274521
Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
16/9024
Barcode:
169024.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a8020bed-9707-4fa2-ab4a-94c3386be257
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181180
Online Media:

War club

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Donor:
Mattatuck Museum (Mattatuck Historical Society)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mattatuck Museum (Mattatuck Historical Society)  Search this
Object Name:
War club
Media/Materials:
Wood, hide
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Place:
Mackinac Island; Mackinac County; Michigan; USA
Archipelago:
Great Lakes Islands
Island Name:
Mackinac Island
Island Grouping:
Lake Huron Islands
Date created:
1830-1850
Catalog Number:
24/1959
Barcode:
241959.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare: Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ddd06ae3-54ff-448b-a0bd-e30749335169
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257624
Online Media:

Box

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Seller:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Object Name:
Box
Media/Materials:
Birchbark, sweetgrass
Techniques:
Folded, stitched
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
9/1393
Barcode:
091393.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b98f9467-ab4b-43be-8a78-7cb1e165b16d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98597
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
16/9394
Barcode:
169394.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f3eccb8f-edb3-4c1d-9f9c-41d4f7b6639c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181522
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
16/9415
Barcode:
169415.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62b10e22c-9344-49a6-98c7-57a7f9298f04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181543
Online Media:

Pestle

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Object Name:
Pestle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
21/1354
Barcode:
211354.001
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e5ea57cf-b5a5-4c66-b150-ac90f17a3be5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_225619
Online Media:

Spoon/Ladle

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon/Ladle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
24/2182
Barcode:
242182.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67517536d-69fa-45e3-a5c8-f883cd482fcb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_257466
Online Media:

Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Seller:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe bowl and pipestem (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
8/2640
Barcode:
082640.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f9e0ed56-2a31-4736-a729-6cb4716cc8a4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_89011

Grave marker (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Seller:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Object Name:
Grave marker (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
8/6198
Barcode:
086198.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6889c3975-720a-4e10-8845-f8f0f1c65929
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_93008

Stirring paddle

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Seller:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Object Name:
Stirring paddle
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
8/6378
Barcode:
086378.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dfc9329f-09ea-44d3-a2b7-b61549f07609
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_93224
Online Media:

Container

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Seller:
Albert Green Heath (Albert G. Heath), Non-Indian, 1888-1953  Search this
Object Name:
Container
Media/Materials:
Birchbark
Techniques:
Folded, stitched
Object Type:
Food Gathering and Preparation
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
8/6563
Barcode:
086563.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Food Gathering and Preparation
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bbf22457-a006-477c-a3fe-a8c74fba088a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_93440
Online Media:

Bowl

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Bowl
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Michigan; USA
Catalog Number:
16/9033
Barcode:
169033.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c7eb41ae-c566-42ef-b142-dcb664d625bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181189
Online Media:

Moccasins

Culture/People:
Odawa (Ottawa)  Search this
Previous owner:
Edward Borein, Non-Indian, 1873-1945  Search this
Seller:
Lucille E. Borein (Mrs. Edward Borein), Non-Indian, 1882-1967  Search this
Object Name:
Moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Sewn
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Manitoulin Island (Grand Manitou Island); Manitoulin District; Ontario; Canada (inferred)
Archipelago:
Great Lakes Islands
Island Name:
Manitoulin Island
Island Grouping:
Lake Huron Islands
Catalog Number:
20/7983
Barcode:
207983.000
See related items:
Odawa (Ottawa)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68b86f984-ead3-4468-b163-efdd75dfdd49
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_221817
Online Media:

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