Kathlamet materials, ACLS collection

Kathlamet | Chinook | Clackamas
Alternate forms: Kiksht
Language(s): English | Kathlamet
Date: 1890-1895
Type: Text
Extent: 4 notebooks; approx. 2,600 slips
Description: The Kathlamet materials in the ACLS collection consist of items in two sections of the finding aid. In the "Chinook" section, Boas' notebooks 1, 2, and 4 of "Field notes on Chinookan and Salishan languages and Gitamat], Molala, and Masset " contain texts, ethnographic information, and grammatical notes. In the same section, Boas' "Miscellaneous notes on Chinookan languages" includes a text in an unidentified language and fragmentary slips of Chinook-Kathlamet comparisons. In the "Kathlamet" section, there is an additional field notebook by Boas, and two large, separate lexicons derived in part from his fieldwork.
ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)