Cherokee materials, James M. Crawford Papers

English | Cherokee
Crawford, James M. (James Mack), 1925-1989 | King, Duane H. | King, Laura Hill | Persico, V. Richard | Harper, Jared V., 1944- | Schweder, Mrs. | Squirrel, Ann | Jackson, Gil | Jesson, Annie
Linguistics | Anthropology | Ethnography | North Carolina--History
Notes | Notebooks | Field notes | Drafts
3 folders
Materials relating to James M. Crawford's interest in and study of the Cherokee language. Cherokee materials in the Crawford Papers consist of 3 folders located in Series IV-D, Research Notes & Notebooks--Other. "Cherokee--Notebook" contains a field notebook of linguistic materials dated to winter 1972-1973. Cherokee language consultants mentioned include Laura King, Mrs. Schweder, Ann Squirrel, and Gil Jackson. University of Georgia graduate students mentioned include Duane King, V. Richard Persico, and Jared Harper. "Cherokee Phonology" contains a draft, both typed and handwritten, of Duane H. King's manuscript of the same name, focusing on the Qualla dialect and based on research undertaken as part of Crawford's Southeast Indian Languages Project with support from the National Science Foundation. Qualla-speaking Cherokee consultants were Annie Jesson and Laura Hill. There are also three pages of Crawford's comments on the draft and five slips of errata. "Cherokee, NC Trip" contains 5 pages of notes relating to a trip Crawford apparently took with Duane King May 15-May 17, 1972, and includes one page of directions with a sketched map, one page of expense accounts, and three pages of linguistic notes from Annie A. Jesson.
James M. Crawford Papers Mss.Ms.Coll.66