MS 186 Terms, phrases and sentences from Apache dialects gathered from various informants by Albert S. Gatschet

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS186
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
1882, 1884 and 1885
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 Volume
14 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Apache terms obtained from some Chiricahua Apaches, sent as delegates to the U. S. Government from the San Carlos Reservation, Arizona, and present at the Fremont House, Washington, on February 12, 1884, pages 5-6; terms of the Tsigakina dialect, pages 7-8; Sentences in the Navajo dialect of Apache, obtained from Frank Hamilton Cushing, 1882, and Single terms in the Navajo dialect of Apache, obtained from the same, pages 9-12; Navajo terms obtained from the interpreter of a Navajo delegation present in Washington in 1885, Saturday, November 28, 1885, pages 14-16; and Some words of Jicarilla Apache, from Eski'e, present in Washington, D.C. January 5, 1884, with comparison from Buschmann's Collection, pages 18-19.
Informants for Apache data on pages 1-8 (according to account in Washington Evening Star noted by Gatschet, page 8): Antonio (San Carlos); Chiquito Hey (Tonto); As-Kadsdilges (Chiricahua); Sergeant Not (Knott?), scout for the army division under General Crook. The informant, Eski'e, called himself a Mescalero Apache. (page 19).
Scope and Contents
A note on page 8, referring to the foregoing vocabulary, reads, "Original in my folio manuscript XX, page 189. (This original not located as of 12/1969).

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 186

Place
Place
Washington D.C.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 186, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
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Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Apache -- Tsigakina Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Apache -- Mescalero Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Apache -- Jicarilla Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chiricahua Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jicarilla Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mescalero Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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