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Title [Selections from the Catholic prayer book in Micmac] [manuscript]
Author Catholic Church
Document Type Manuscript
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: Unsigned compilation, dated 22 April 1848, of Catholic prayers extracted from the works of Rev. Christian Kauder who was aided by the Indian Michael Christmas, and transcribed in the Micmac hieroglyphs invented by the Franciscan Recollect Chrestien Le Clercq during the 17th century.
Names Christmas, Michael; Kauder, Reverend, Christian
Keywords religion, church, Christianity, literature, language, translation
Theme Missionaries and Education; Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Northeast
Language Micmac
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT Ayer MS 1627
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue