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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

MS 3675 Letter to George Gibbs

Creator:
Gray, W. H. (William Henry), 1810-1889  Search this
Extent:
4 Pages
Culture:
American Indian -- Northwest Coast  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
July 3, 1869
Scope and Contents:
Contains brief remarks on the languages, religious practices, and legends of various northwestern tribes, including the Cayuse, Kalapuya, Shoshone, Nez Perce, Wallawalla, Chehalis, etc.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3675
Local Note:
Promises to make and send corrected version of the "vocabulary of the Indian languages made by Rev S. Parker in 1835," [Journal of an Exploring Tour beyond the Rocky Mountains in the Years 1835-37, Ithaca, 1838, pages 327-338.] and "contents of Gray's history of Oregon" [A History of Oregon, 1792-1849, Portland, 1870]. Neither of these has been found in National Anthropological Archives, 11/1971.
autograph letter signed
Topic:
Religion -- American Indian -- Northwest Coast  Search this
Folklore -- American Indian -- Northwest Coast  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 3675, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3675
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw30a124cee-0c8b-4df3-a6b2-42714ac7cccb
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3675

Kalapuya texts. Part I.Santiam Kalapuya ethnologic texts, by Melville Jacobs

Author:
Jacobs, Melville 1902-1971  Search this
Gatschet, Albert S (Albert Samuel) 1832-1907  Search this
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim 1883-1930  Search this
Physical description:
394 p. illus. (map) 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1945
Topic:
Kalapuya language--Texts  Search this
Folklore, Indian  Search this
Call number:
PM1421.Z73J3X 1945
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_371241

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