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2. Miawpukek Mi'kmawey (Mi'kmaq of Conne River, Newfoundland) Prayer Book in Mi'kmaq hieroglyphics Miawpukek Mi'kmawey (Mi'kmaq of Conne River, Newfoundland) Prayer Book in Mi'kmaq hieroglyphics Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions--Micmac--Texts; Catholic Church--Liturgy--Texts; Catholic Church--Catechisms--Micmac--Texts; Micmac language--Writing; Hieroglyphics Manuscript is an early 19th century Newfoundland Mi'kmaw prayer book containing hymns, prayers and other religious texts for use in divine worship according to Roman Catholic observance. The majority of the text is written in a hieroglyphic script which is unique to the Mi'kmaw tradition. There are also a number of annotations in the Mi'kmaw language.The manuscript consists of sewn pages bound with caribou hide encased boards. The pages are made with good quality paper. The text is mostly written in pen and ink, with some pencil as well.
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