MS 787 Gabrieleno and Serrano vocabularies

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS787
Creators:
Henshaw, Henry W. (Henry Wetherbee), 1850-1930
Dates:
December 24, 1884
Languages:
Multiple languages
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Physical Description:
25 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
MS 787-a Gabrieleno and Serrano vacabulary. Banning, California. Decemeber 24, 1884. 14pp. in pencil, in Powell's printed "schedule."
MS 787-b In ink, in Henshaw's hand. Apparently neat copy by Henshaw from the "schedule," but with some changes in orthography. Title page: "Vocabulary taken from a very old and decrepit Indian now living in an Indian rancheria near the town of Banning. He formerly lived at the San Gabriel Mission. His wife and children speak the Serrano ("Mountaineer") language. His granddaughter, a school girl, understands English and she acted as interpreter."
MS 787-c In ink, in Henshaw's hand. Apparently neat copy by Henshaw from the "schedule," but with some changes in orthography. Title page: "The few words herein given were taken from a schoolgirl belonging to the Serrano tribe."

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 787

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 787, 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
Serrano Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tongva (Gabrielino Mission) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- California Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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