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Yana
Language(s): English | Yana
Date: 1907-1928; 1932
Type:Text
Extent: 26 notebooks, 4600+ cards and slips, 212 pages
Description: The Yana materials in the ACLS collection consist of multiple items in the "Yana" section of the finding aid. These predominantly consist of vocabularies, grammatical notes, and other linguistic analyses. Included among them are 25 notebooks recorded by Edward Sapir, with accompanying vocabulary files, along with additional shorter materials by Kroeber, and derivative work by Swadesh. All of these were recorded from knowledge given by Ishi, known as the speaker of Yana.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Yahi | Yana
Language(s): Yana | English
Date: 1911-1915, 1958
Type:Text
Description: The Yana (or Yahi) materials in the Harvey Pitkin Papers contain miscellaneous materials collected by Ishi of the Yana tribe in Series III, notebooks by T.T. Waterman in Series III-A, Yahi place names collected by Ishi and A.L. Kroeber in Sereies III-C, and phonetic tracings made on a kymograph of Yahi words recorded by Ishi in Series III-D.
Collection: Harvey Pitkin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.78)

Yana
Language(s): Yana | English
Date: 1900-1911
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Description: The Yana materials in the Harvey Pitkin Papers are limited to occassional information in A.L. Kroeber's notebooks in Series I-A, T.T. Waterman's notes in Series III-A, and Wintu-Yana comparisons in Series 5. The Yana material is of special interest because of it derives from Ishi, a well known Yana figure in the history of anthropology
Collection: Harvey Pitkin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.78)