National Anthropological Archives

MS 735 Notes by Gibbs on the source of four of his Salishan vocabularies, three of which are recorded in Manuscript Number 227

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS735
Creators:
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Kwe-ta'likh-kan
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
2 Pages
Repository:

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
"Shihwapmukh or Shushwaps" (Shuswap) vocabulary "obtained at Fort Colville in 1859 from a woman of the tribe with the assistance of the man from whom the Kalispelm was obtained" (cf. Manuscript Number 227, part 16, for this vocabulary); the "Nikutemukh, also called Samena," vocabulary "obtained at Fort Hope in 1858 from Kwe-ta'likh-kan,..." (cf. Manuscript Number 227, parts 9, 10, and 22); and on the "Shwoyelpi," vocabulary of the tribe at Fort Colville, 1859. (No copy of this vocabulary has been located).

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Citation
Manuscript 735, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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NAA MS 735


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