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Apache, Chiricahua | Apache, Mescalero | Apache, Jicarilla | Dakelh | Galice | Hupa | Navajo | Tolowa | Tsetsaut | Tsuut'ina
Alternate forms: Carrier, Sarcee, Sarsi, Na:tini-xwe
Date: 1935; 1976
Subject: Linguistics
Extent: 2 folders
Description: Two letters in the "Series I: Correspondence" section. A letter from Edward Sapir to Harry Hoijer, dated November 2, 1935, includes comparative data on verb forms in Dakelh ("Carrier"), Hupa, Tsetsaut, with some info on Tsuut'ina ("Sarsi"). A second letter, from Dorothy Hoijer to Whitfield Bell, includes brief identifying information on Harry Hoijer's Galice, Chiricahua, Mescalero, and Jicarilla consultants, plus a note on "Navaho Texts."
Collection: Harry Hoijer Collection (Mss.497.3.H68)

Alternate forms: Sarsi, Sarcee
Language(s): English | Tsuut'ina
Date: 1966; undated
Extent: 2 items
Description: Items relating to the study of the Tsuut'ina language. These include Hoijer's Sarsi slip file containing about 900 slips: typed index cards illustrating postpositions; handwritten slips with examples of verbal data, including negation, progressives, iteratives, etc. Taken from Sapir's notebooks. Slips are keyed to notebook and page. Also Sapir's "Tales of the Sarcee Indians," Sarsi tales in phonemic transcription, one or more copies of the typescript, with English glosses written in Sapir's hand. Some tales contain only the typed transcription, no English glosses. More information can be found in the guide to the Harry Hoijer Collection.
Collection: Harry Hoijer Collection (Mss.497.3.H68)