Shishalh materials, ACLS collection
Alternate forms: Sechelt | Sháshíshálh
Date: 1886, 1900
Contributor: Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
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.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)