Shishalh materials, ACLS collection

Shishalh
Alternate forms: Sechelt | Sháshíshálh
Language(s): English | German | Sechelt
Date: 1886, 1900
Subject: Linguistics
Type: Text
Extent: 32 pages
Description: The Sechelt materials in the ACLS collection consist of two items. In the "Sechelt" section of the finding aid, there is a 871-word German-Sháshíshálh vocabulary recorded by Boas in 1886 at Comox. In the "Salish" section, Boas' "Comparative vocabularies of eight Salishan languages" includes Sháshíshálh terms.
ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)