Maya materials, ACLS collection

Chicomuceltec | Ch'ol | Lacandon | Maya | Tzeltal | Tzotzil
Alternate forms: Mayan
Date: 1924 and undated
Subject: Linguistics
Type: Text
Extent: 4 pages, 1 map
Description: The Maya materials in the ACLS collection consist of two items in the "Maya" section of the finding aid. The first is a brief word list recorded by Edward Sapir containing terms for numerals, natural objects, animals, parts of the body; obtained from the "Mortiniano tribe." (The specific Mayan language the list reflects is currently unidentified.) The second item is a linguistic map of Chiapas by Rudolf Schiller form 1924, which includes locations of Lacandon, Chol, Tzotzil, "Tsoke," "Tzendal" (Tzeltal?), and Chicomuceltec.
ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)