MS 239 Attacapa vocabularies

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS239
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
January 1885
Languages:
Undetermined
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents:
(a)- Attacapa material gathered at same time and place, in bound composition book, consisting of vocabulary, texts with interlinear, mortuary notes, and grammatical material. Orthography not same as in (b).
(b)- Vocabulary recorded in schedule of John Wesley Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages; approximately 70 pages used. At back of volume are "syntactic examples," 2 pages, and "various sentences," 1 page.
(c) Attakapa vocabulary. Approximately 400 slips.
(d) Vocabulary copied on cards 4-1/2 x 6-1/2" in English -Attacapa and Attacapa-English arrangements.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 239, NAA MS 239-a-b, NAA MS 239-c-d

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 239, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Atakapa Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Attacapa Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Atakapa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/