MS 1106 Seri vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1106
Creators:
McGee, W J, 1853-1912
Ma-schem
Estorga, Francisco
Leon, A. Alvernar, Sr (interpreter)
Carmelita
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
November 2-3, 1894
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
53 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Recorded in Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, 1880.
Scope and Contents
Final page is in Albert S. Gatschet's handwriting; compares McGee's Seri numerals and color terms with those collected by A. L. Pinart, J. R. Bartlett, and [Francisco] Pimental.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
"Obtained from Ma-schem, called Francisco Estorga, with the assistance of Sr. A. Alvernar Leon, as Spanish-English interpreter, Ma-schem speaking Spanish fairly well. The female speaking terms of consanguinity and affinity were given by Carmelita."

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative microfilm on file.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1106

Local Note
Local Note
autograph document

General
General
Previously titled "Seri vocabulary."

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1106, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Numbers -- Seri Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Color and dyes -- Seri Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mexico Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Seri Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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