MS 13 Melicite (Malisit') vocabulary

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS13
Creators:
Chamberlain, Montague
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Paul, James
Paul, Mary
Adney, E. Tappan
Dates:
1880
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
112 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes letter of transmittal. St John, New Brunswick. December 13, 1880. Autograph letter signed. 1 page. Recorded in Schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages, 1877. Includes brief explanatory notes and ethnological remarks, also the text of "Story of the man the Bear gens take their name from," with English interlinear translations, pages 106-109.. Includes occasional comparative notes on Abnaki in the handwriting of A.S. Gatschet.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 13

Local Note
Local Note
With the Manuscript are filed some corrections concerning bird names received by the Bureau of American Ethnology from E. Tappan Adney, Typescript document. 1 page, and a reprint of Adney's article, "The Malecite Indian Names for Native Berries and Fruits, and their Meanings," Acadian Naturalist, volume 1, 1944, pages 103-110, with Manuscript corrections by Adney.
Local Note
autograph document

Other Title
Other Title
Story of the man the Bear Gens take their name from
Other Title
The Malecite Indian Names for Native Berries and Fruits, and their Meanings

Bibliography
Bibliography
Much of this vocabulary is printed in Montague Chamberlain, Maliseet Vocabulary, Cambridge, 1899 with some changes in orthography and occasional additions. No reference is made to this Manuscript in the published work. Informants are given in the published work as James Paul of Apohaqui and his daughter, Mary Paul.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 13, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Folklore -- Malecite Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bird names -- Malecite Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maliseet-Passamaquoddy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Malecite Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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