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Hupa
Alternate forms: Hoopa, Na:tini-xwe
Language(s): English | Hupa
Date: 1901-1908, 1923, 1927
Type:Text
Extent: 40 notebooks, 80 loose pages, approximately 5,000 slips, and 11 folders
Description: The Hupa materials in the ACLS collection consist of a very large amount of linguistic material, located primarily in the "Hupa" section of the finding aid. There are two main sets of material. The earliest materials are two sets notebooks, numbering around 29 notebooks altogether, recorded by Goddard in 1901-1908. These include texts with interlinear translations, historical accounts, vocabulary lists, grammatical notes, and ethnographic notes. Pome, Kato, Wailaki, Sinkyone, Tolowa, and Nongatl. This is also a large body of materials recorded by Sapir in the 1920s, consisting of 11 notebooks with texts, interlinear translation, and other linguistic notes; a lexical file containing 5000+ word slips, derived from the texts in the field notebooks; and 11 folders of typed-up ethnographic notes on myths, doctors and medicine, birth, puberty, marriage and death, omens, material culture, villages and houses, names, cosmography and geograph; warfare. Images include a map of Humboldt County, California and pencil sketches of decorative patterns.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Sinkyone
Alternate forms: Eel River Athabaskan
Language(s): English | Wailaki
Date: 1902-1908
Type:Text
Extent: 4 notebooks
Description: The Sinkyone materials in the ACLS collection consist mainly of Goddard's 4 notebooks in the "Sinkyone" section of the finding aid. These contain lexical items with translations, texts with interlinear translations, and lengthy notes in English on house types for Sinkyone of north and south in Humboldt County. In the "Hupa" section of the finding aid, Goddard's "Field notes in California Athabascan languages" include Sinkyone ethnographic materials of undetermined extent, pending creation of detailed contents listing.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)