The Dog’s Children

Anishinaabe Texts told by Angeline Williams

Angeline Williams (Author), Leonard Bloomfield (Editor), John D. Nichols (Editor)

These are a collection of 20 stories, dictated in 1941 to Bloomfield’s linguistics class, edited from manuscripts now in the National Anthropological Archives at the Smithsonian Institution, and published for the first time. In Ojibwe, with English translations by Bloomfield. Ojibwe-English glossary and other linguistic study aids.

About the Authors

Angeline Williams, the narrator of these texts, was born at Manistique, Michigan, on the upper peninsula of Michigan. Her home when she worked on these texts was at Sugar Island just east of Sault Ste. Marie. This publication of some of her contributions to the study of Ojibwe is offered to honour her memory.

Book Details

  • The Dog’s Children: Anishinaabe Texts told by Angeline Williams
  • Angeline Williams (Author), Leonard Bloomfield (Editor), John D. Nichols (Editor)
  • Published January 1999, 256 pages
  • Cloth, ISBN: 9780887551482, 6 × 9, $25.00
  • Topic(s): Indigenous Studies
  • Part of the U of M Press series: Publications of the Algonquian Text Society

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