Tübatulabal materials, C. F. Voegelin Papers

English | Tübatulabal
circa 1971-1976 and undated
Jensen, James R. | Miranda, Steban | Voegelin, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1906-1986
Linguistics | Anthropology | Uto-Aztecan languages | California--History | Folklore
Essays | Dissertations | Drafts | Notes | Notebooks | Newspaper clippings | Stories
18 folders
Several items relating to the Tübatulabal language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II. There is relevant correspondence in the Linda Leopold file (from Voegelin to Eric Hamp regarding a circa 1976 visit to the same Tübatulabal community where he worked 45 years earlier) in Series I. Correspondence. There are seven folders of Tübatulabal materials in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi. These include notebooks, an inventory, an essay ("Tübatulabal: Analysis of Intersonantic Voiceless Stops in Tübatulabal"), a clipped newspaper article ("Happy Language Faces an Unhappy Future" (Los Angeles Times, 1971)--this item has been digitized and is available in the APS Digital Library), and miscellaneous notes. There is also a Tübatulabal story ("Coyote and the Women Hunters") in the California Indian Tales category in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries II: American Indian Tales for Children. Tübatulabal is also one of the languages Voegelin considered in a grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages. Drafts of seven chapters of this work can be found in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book. Finally, there are two items, both by James R. Jensen, in Series IV. Works by Others: "Stress and Length in Tübatulabal" (1972) and Jensen's dissertation, "Stress and the Phonology of the Tübatulabal" (1973). Researchers might also be interested in the general Uto-Aztecan entry for the Voegelin Papers.
C. F. Voegelin Papers Mss.Ms.Coll.68