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MS 4620 Notes, identified in part as Kalapuya

Creator:
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim, 1883-1930  Search this
Addressee:
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Informant:
Kenoyer, Louis, 1868-1937  Search this
Extent:
60 Pages
Culture:
Kalapuya Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
ca. 1914-15
Scope and Contents:
Contents: 1. "Tfa'lat'ya material obtained at Toppenish, Washington from Louis Q'inai' (Kenoyer), July 10, 1915. Louis 47 years old has not spoken nor heard his language since he was 17 years old. Was at Chemawa when his father died." Vocabulary notes, apparently for a text with pages numbered 1-59. 7 pages, handwritten in red ink. 2. Copy of letter sent by Frachtenberg to Franz Boas, from Chemawa, Oregon, October 28, 1914, outlining Kalapuya morphology. 7 pages. "Diagram of Transitive Forms," apparently an enclosure, 1 page. 3. Vocabulary (unidentified but not so marked): English, Independent forms, and suffixes. 5 pages. 4. Vocabulary (unidentified but not so marked) with phrases showing usage, and some grammatical analysis. 7 pages. 5. Notes for forms to be obtained in the field. 3 pages. 6. English synopses of 30 myths. (Kalapuya? Last one refers to Quileutes.) 30 pages typed. Cf. 36th A. R., Bureau of American Ethnology, page 20: "He obtained 30 myths, tales, historical narratives, and ethnographic descriptions, told in the various Kalapuya dialects..."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4620
Topic:
Folklore -- Kalapuya  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4620, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4620
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3d870ba68-4365-484c-a86e-27f4eb60e90f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4620

My life : reminiscences of a Grand Ronde Reservation childhood ; a text in Tualatin Northern Kalapuya / by Louis Kenoyer ; dicatated to Melville Jacobs, Jamie de Angulo, and L.S. Freeland ; introduction and commentaries by Henry Zenk ; translation by Jedd Schrock and Henry Zenk ; foreword by Stephen Dow Beckham

Title:
Reminiscences of a Grand Ronde Reservation childhood
Author:
Kenoyer, Louis 1868-1937  Search this
Translator:
Schrock, Jedd  Search this
Zenk, Henry Benjamin 1944-  Search this
Subject:
Kenoyer, Louis 1868-1937 Childhood and youth  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 326 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Type:
Biography
Texts
Place:
Oregon
Grand Ronde Indian Reservation (Or.)
Date:
2017
Topic:
Kalapuya Indians  Search this
Kalapuya Indians--Social life and customs  Search this
Kalapuya Indians--History  Search this
Kalapuya language  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1080457

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