MS 2806 Edward Sapir notes on vocabularies of Algonquian languages
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2806
Creators:
Sapir, Edward, 1884-1939
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
circa 1911
Languages:
Multiple languages
In Delaware; Western Abenaki or Eastern Abenaki; Malecite; Micmac; Cree; Innu; and English.
Physical Description:
28 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Edward Sapir's typed notes on the vocabularies of various Algonquian languages that he collected in 1911. List of languages covered: Delaware, pages 1-6; Abnaki (Pierreville), page 7-12; Malecite (Riviere du Loup, Thomas Paul), pages 13-17; Micmac, pages 18-23, Cree (Rupert's House), pages 24-25; Montagnais (Louis Clairie, Pointe Bleue), pages 26-28. There are annotations and corrections in ink in Sapir's handwriting (identified by Mary Haas, 4/58). There are also pencil additions signed by Michelson; perhaps all of the pencil additions are his.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2806

Local Note
Local Note
Title changed from "Vocabularies" 5/1/2014.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Manuscript 2806, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Apparently sent by Sapir to Truman Michelson (see 28th A.R., BAE, page 225 and ff).

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Algonquian languages Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Munsee language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Abenaki language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Passamaquoddy language Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Lenape Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mi'kmaq Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maliseet-Passamaquoddy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Cree -- Rupert's House Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Delaware Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Malecite Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Montagnais Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Micmac Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Abenaki Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cree Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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