MS 2475 Vocabulary of the Cayuse (Lower Nez Perce)

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2475
Creators:
St. Onge, L. N. (Louis Napoléon), 1842-1901
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Multiple languages
Identified as French - Lower Nez Perce by Bruce J. Rigsby, University of Toronto, in letter of March 22, 1965, in which he states: "The confusion enters in that the Cayuse also spoke a Lower Nez Perce dialect that many people call Cayuse."
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Title page reads, "Vocabulary of the Cayuse collected by the Rev. L. N. St. Onge, missionary at the Walawala Reserve."
Contents: pages 1-39 in notebook, in hand of A. S. Gatschet. Also French - "Yakima" vocabulary, pages 39-40.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2475

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 2475, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Previously titled "French - Lower Nez Perce (Cayuse) vocabulary"

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yakima Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sahaptin Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nez Percé Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yakama Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Plateau 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/