National Anthropological Archives

MS 557 Coos vocabulary in Powell's Introduction to the Study of Indian Languages

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS557
Creators:
Bissell, George P.
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
after 1877
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
47 Items
ca. pages ca. 47 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
In 100 page printed schedule of 1877 (bound).
Scope and Contents
Author's note, page 8: "The Coos and Umpqua are cognate dialects of the same language." Note in hand of A.S. Gatschet, page 2: "The Umpqua Indians mentioned in this voc. as speaking a dialect cognate to Kusa are not Umpqua-Tinn'e, but Indians living on Lower Umpqua River, probably on its outlet."

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
On Negative Microfilm reel #50; ca. 50 microframes.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 557, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 557


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Coosan Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Coos (Kusan) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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