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Cherokee
Language(s): Cherokee | English
Date: circa 1784, 1800, 1818
Type:Text
Extent: 42 pages
Description: The Cherokee materials in this collection consist of manuscripts listed in the finding aid as items 2, 5, 6, 38, 39, 41, 42. These include Vocabularies in various forms, some comparing Cherokee to other languages, as well as correspondence discussing Cherokee linguistics features, and one complaining of white harassment of Cherokees to be removed.
Collection: American Philosophical Society Historical and Literary Committee, American Indian Vocabulary Collection    (Mss.497.V85)

Chickasaw
Language(s): Chickasaw | English
Date: 1800
Type:Text
Extent: 17 pages
Description: The Chicasaw materials in this collection consist of manuscripts listed in the finding aid as items 5 and 8: Benjamin Hawkins' "A comparative vocabulary of the Muskoges, or Creek, Chickasaw, Chocktaw, and Cherokee languages," and Daniel Smith's "Vocabulary of the Chickasaw Indians, Tennessee."
Collection: American Philosophical Society Historical and Literary Committee, American Indian Vocabulary Collection    (Mss.497.V85)

Choctaw
Language(s): Choctaw | English
Date: before 1784
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 8 pages
Description: The Choctaw materials in this collection consist of manuscripts listed in the finding aid as item 2, Benjamin Hawkins' "Vocabulary of the Cherokee and Choctaw languages," communicated by Jefferson, with note in his hand attributing authorship to Benjamin Hawkin.
Collection: American Philosophical Society Historical and Literary Committee, American Indian Vocabulary Collection    (Mss.497.V85)

Muscogee
Alternate forms: Creek, Mvskoke, Muskogee
Language(s): Creek | English
Date: 1800
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 15 pages
Description: The Muscogee (Creek) materials in this collection consist of manuscripts listed in the finding aid as item 5: Benjamin Hawkins' "A comparative vocabulary of the Muskoges, or Creek, Chickasaw, Chocktaw, and Cherokee languages."
Collection: American Philosophical Society Historical and Literary Committee, American Indian Vocabulary Collection    (Mss.497.V85)