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Achumawi | Atsugewi
Language(s): Achumawi | Atsugewi | English
Date: 1907, 1931-1935
Type:Text
Extent: 615 pages
Description: The Achumawi materials in the ACLS collection include a word list from the Pit River area; autobiographies of Willard Carmony, an Achumawi speaker, whose stories refers to being sent to Fort Bidwell Indian Boarding School; linguistic analysis of Achumawi's relationship to the Hokan lanugage family; conversational texts in the Achumawi language; free English translations; and grammars. Also included are notes on dialectical differences between Atwamdzini, Hammawi, Adzumawi. Tales, myths, and song texts, with interlinear and free translations. Materials located primarily in the "Achumawi" section of the finding aid. See also the "Atsugewi" section.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Achumawi | Atsugewi
Language(s): Atsugewi | English
Date: 1929 and undated
Type:Text
Genre: Grammars | Stories
Extent: 126 pages
Description: The Atsugewi materials in the ACLS collection consist of several items found primarily in the "Atsugewi" section of the finding aid. Includes mythological and conversational texts, parallel texts comparing Atsugewi to Achumawi, sentences, and grammatical notes. Also includes "The Atsugewi Language," a manuscript grammar by Jaime de Angulo intended for comparison with the his study of "the Achumawi language," similar also to his grammar of Shasta. A separate "Parallel Achumwai and Atsugewi Texts" manuscript can also be found listed in the "Achumawi" section of the finding aid.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Chocho
Alternate forms: Chocholteco, Chochotec, Chochon, Ngigua, Ngiwa
Language(s): Chocholtec | English
Date: 1922-1923, 1939
Contributor: Angulo, Jaime de
Type:Text
Extent: 47 pages
Description: The Chocho materials in the ACLS collection consist of one item in the "Chocho" section of the finding aid, which includes a grammatical sketch and text, "Cuento del perrito." Includes tones, verbs, verb lists, and paradigms. One items in the "Mexico" section of the finding aid contains comparative vocabularies that include Chocho, as does one item in the "Mixtec" section (variety of Mixtec unidentified), and "Estudio gramatical" in the "Zapotec" section.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Chontal
Alternate forms: Tequistlatec, Tequistlateco
Language(s): English | Spanish | Tequistlateco
Type:Text
Genre: Grammars
Extent: 24 pages
Description: The Chontal materials in the ACLS collection consist of one item in the "Chontal" section of the finding aid, "Cuento y frases en idioma Chontal (Tequistlateco)." This item is in Tequistlatec, Spanish and English, and includes a grammatical sketch, 11 phrases with notes, and 1 text, "El Cuento del Perrito," given by Doña Carmen de Garrida of the village of Tequisistlán.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Kalapuya
Alternate forms: Atfatali, Tualatin
Language(s): English | Kalapuya
Date: 1915-1930
Type:Text
Extent: 430 pages
Description: The Kalapuya material in the ACLS collection is concentrated primarily in the "Kalapuya" section of the finding aid, which contains several manuscripts relating to Kalapuya language, folklore, and ethnology, primarily recorded by Leo Frachtenberg and Jaime de Angulo. Additional materials can also be found in the "Tualatin" section of the finding aid, which includes autobiographical stories and linguistic analyses.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Mazatec
Alternate forms: Ha Shuta Enima, Mazateco
Date: 1922-1930, 1939-1940, 1942
Type:Text
Extent: 663 pages
Description: The Maztec materials in the ACLS collection consist of items found in multiple sections of the finding aid. In the "Mazatec" section, "Cuento mazateco" includes a grammatical sketch and text, "Cuento de venado y de sapos," with free translations and grammatical notes. "Informe de la investigacion Mazateca" gives a summary of phonetics; report of field-work plans; outline of ethnographic problems. In the "Mexico" section of the finding aid, McQuown's "Phonemic systems of various Indian languages of Mexico" includes some Mazatec vocabulary, as does "Comparative vocabularies of various Indian languages of Mexico." In the "Zapotec" section, "Estudio gramatical de las lenguas de la familia zapoteca" includes analysis of Mazatec, proposing its inclusion in the Zapotecan language family. The exact varieties of Mazatec are not identified.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Mixe
Alternate forms: Ayüükjä'äy
Language(s): English | Spanish | Mixe
Date: 1922, circa 1932
Contributor: Angulo, Jaime de
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 57 pages
Description: The Mixe materials in the ACLS collection consist of 3 items in the "Mixe" section of the finding aid recorded by Jaime de Angulo. Among these these three items there are two texts, "El Cuento del Moro" and "The Ungrateful Toad," a grammatical sketch, and vocabulary. The specific Mixe language or languages in the material is not currently identified.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Patwin
Language(s): English | Patwin
Date: 1929; Circa 1932-1959;
Type:Text
Extent: 572 pages
Description: The Patwin materials in the ACLS collection consist of 4 items in the "Patwin" section of the findng aid. Jaime de Angulo's "The Patwin language" consists of analyses phonology and morphology; semasiology (semantically arranged vocabularies), conversation, and autobiography, all relating to the Colusa dialect. Three items by Radin include a Patwin-English dictionary, a set of ethnographic and folkloristic stories, and a sketch of Patwin grammar.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Pomo
Language(s): English | Pomo, Central
Date: 1920-1935;
Type:Text
Extent: 860 pages
Description: The Pomo materials in the ACLS collection consist of materials by Jaime de Angulo are primarily found in the "Pomo" section of the finding aid. This section includes 4 items, including "The reminiscences of a Pomo chief," which contains an autobiography of William Ralganal Benson, dictated in the Yukaya dialect, along with grammatical notes. Additional items include grammatical and other linguistic studies by de Angulo. In the "Achumawi" section, the first two items contain comparisons of Pomo with Achumawi to determine their relationship and clarify the theoretical Hokan language family.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Shasta
Language(s): English | Shasta
Date: 1908-1910, 1927, 1928-1930
Type:Text
Extent: 480 pages, and 8 notebooks
Description: The Shasta materials in the ACLS collection consist of three items in the "Shasta" section of the finding aid. There are two extensive sets of texts recorded by Roland Dixon, with interlinear translations. Additionally, de Angulo and Freeland's "The Shasta Language" consists of a grammar withillustrative text with interlinear and free translations and notes. There two additional brief items recorded by de Angulo, one identified as "Knomihu."
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)