MS 955-a "Alseya and Yakoner" vocabulary

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS955A
Creators:
Milhau, John J.
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
1856
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
6 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Note in hand of Milhau: "This is the language of all the coast Indians living between Cape Perpetua and Cape Foulweather and up the Alseya and Yakoner rivers." Note in hand of G. Gibbs: "Not Tinne, not Siusclau R."

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 955-a

Local Note
Local Note
Letter of November 14, 1856 (Manuscript Number 191-a) states: "I enclose you herewith vocabularies of the Indian languages spoken between Cape Arago and Cape Foulweather viz the Coose Bay [Manuscript Number 191-a] lower Umpqua or Kallawatsett [Manuscript Number 958], and the Alseya [Manuscript Number 955-a], also the Umpquah proper [Manuscript Number 193-a]."

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 955-a, 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
Vocabulary Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Alsea Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yakona Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Plateau Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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