French - Lower Nez Perce (Cayuse) vocabulary

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2475
Creators:
St. Onge, L. N. (Louis Napoléon), 1842-1901
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
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
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

Local Note
Local Note
Title page reads, "Vocabulary of the Cayuse collected by the Rev. L. N. St. Onge, missionary at the Walawala Reserve."

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 2475, 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
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
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