Washo materials, ACLS collection

Washo
Alternate forms: Wašiw | Washoe
Language(s): Washo | English | Paiute, Northern
Date: 1942-1947
Type: Text
Extent: 42 p.
Description: The Washo materials in the ACLS collection are found in the "Iowa (Chiwere)" section of the finding aid, where they are item #17 of that section. Consists of correspondence with Gordon Marsh regarding research on Iowa-Oto and Washo. Correspondents include John R. Swanton, E. Charles D. Marriage of the Nevada State Library, Ruth Benedict, Walter Dyk, Robert Lowie, Grace Daughery. Followed by incomplete word lists, possibly Washo; research notes on plants; copy of The Voice, published by Tahoe Indian Parish, 1947; Washo plant names list; Northern Paiute fish names.
ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)