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Creator:
Milhau, John J.  Search this
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873  Search this
Extent:
6 Pages
Culture:
Alsea  Search this
Yakona  Search this
Indians of North America -- Plateau  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Vocabulary
Date:
1856
Scope and Contents:
Note in hand of Milhau: "This is the language of all the coast Indians living between Cape Perpetua and Cape Foulweather and up the Alseya and Yakoner rivers." Note in hand of G. Gibbs: "Not Tinne, not Siusclau R."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 955-a
Local Note:
Letter of November 14, 1856 (Manuscript Number 191-a) states: "I enclose you herewith vocabularies of the Indian languages spoken between Cape Arago and Cape Foulweather viz the Coose Bay [Manuscript Number 191-a] lower Umpqua or Kallawatsett [Manuscript Number 958], and the Alseya [Manuscript Number 955-a], also the Umpquah proper [Manuscript Number 193-a]."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Vocabulary
Citation:
Manuscript 955-a, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS955A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms955a