MS 288 Texts of the Shetimacha Language, spoken in Charenton, St. Mary's Parish, Louisiana

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS288
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
December 1881 and January 1882
Languages:
Multiple languages
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Physical Description:
13 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
288-a "Texts of the Shetismasha Language, spoken in Charenton, St. Mary's Parish, La. Collected in Dec. 1881 and Jan 1882 in Charenton, by Albert S. Gatschet. To accompany accompany his Dictionary of the Same Language [MS 349]." With interlinear English translation. Autograph document signed.
288-b Swanton's copy of Gatschet's texts in Manuscript Number 288-a. Contains changes in orthography and in the interlinear English. Typescript document with annotations. Swanton worked with the Chitimacha in Charenton, Louisiana between 1908 and 1931, according to Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 30, page 18; AR 32, page 18; AR 38, page 4; AR 39, pages 13-14; AR 40, page 4; AR 41, page 7; and AR 48, page 5.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 288-a and NAA MS 288-b

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 288, 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
Chitimacha Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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