Nongatl materials, ACLS collection

English | Wailaki
1902-1903, 1907-1908
Goddard, Pliny Earle, 1869-1928 | Mr. Pete | Mrs. Pete
Ethnography | California--History | Linguistics | Place names
Field notes | Notebooks | Stories | Vocabularies
23+ notebooks
The Nongatl materials in the ACLS collection consist mainly of 23 notebooks (item Na20h.1) in the "Nongatl" section of the finding aid. These were recorded by Goddard at Van Dusen Fork and Mad River from consultants Pete and Mrs. Pete, and include Vocabularies, texts with partial translations, narrative of family migration, Mad River place names, and material on Big Bend and Mad River settlements. In the "Hupa" section of the finding aid, Goddard's "Field notes in California Athabascan languages" (item Na.2) also include some Nongatl texts and ethnographic information.
ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) Mss.497.3.B63c