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Lenape
Language(s): Unami | Munsee | English | Delaware
Date: ca.1930s-1978
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
Description: The most significant Delaware materials in Mary Haas' collection are pages from a field notebook recorded with Willy Longbones, likely during the 1930s in Eufaula, Oklahoma, containing paradigms of verbs, locatives, interrogatives, possessives, adjectives, and numbers (Series 2). She later incorporated these into comparative linguistic work as lexical slip files (Series 9), as well as corresponding with Ives Goddard (Series 1).
Collection: Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)

Ho-Chunk
Language(s): Ho-Chunk | English
Date: undated
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 3 folders
Description: Haas' short file of Ho-Chunk/Winnebago materials consists of a 19-page lexicon with consultants Chief Yellow Thunder and Arthur Decorah, and a card file likely derived from this, organized by Wick R. Miller. This can be found in Series 2 Subseries ‘Ho-Chunk' and Series 9 respectively. There is additionally a discussion of the transfer of Paul Radin's field notes, containing Ho-Chunk materials, to the American Philosophical Society.
Collection: Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)

Makah
Date: 1931-1982
Subject: Linguistics | Music
Type:Text
Extent: 0.5 linear feet
Description: Mary Haas' Makah file appears to be mostly derived from work by William Jacobsen, who frequently assisted Haas with developing her collection throughout her life. These include correspondence (Series 1 and 2) and parts of lexica, often compared with Ditidaht and Nuu-chah-nulth especially. The largest lexicon is in Series 9, from work by Leo Frachtenberg and Morris Swadesh, at around 1000 slips.
Collection: Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)

Mattole
Language(s): Mattole | English
Date: undated
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
Description: Mary Haas' Mattole materials appear to be derived from work by Fang-Luei Li. They consist of two lexical slip files, one of which has the “Bear River” variety distinct from Mattole (Series 9), historical linguistics exercises for students at the University of California, and phonology examples and notes with several Dene languages, both in Series 2.
Collection: Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)

Shoshone
Alternate forms: Shoshoni
Language(s): English | Shoshoni
Date: 1950-1954 and undated
Type:Text
Extent: 3 folders
Description: Three items relating to Shoshone language and culture have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II, and consist of correspondence with Morris Swadesh (regarding Shoshoni, "Shoshonean" languages, and Uto-Aztecan in general) in Series I. Correspondence; a folder containing a "Shoshone dialect and informant distribution map" in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi; and Wick R. Miller's "Western Shoshoni Speech Communities" in Series IV. Works by Others. Researchers might also be interested in the general Uto-Aztecan entry for the Voegelin Papers.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Shoshone
Alternate forms: Newe, Shoshoni
Language(s): Shoshoni | English
Date: 1975
Contributor: Miller, Wick R.
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 1 folder
Description: Jane Rosenthal possessed Wick R. Miller's draft of "A Sketch of Shoshoni Grammar (Gosiute Dialect)", published in the Handbook of American Indians, vol. 15 (Series 5).
Collection: Jane M. Rosenthal Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.129)

Tsuut'ina
Alternate forms: Sarcee, Sarsi
Language(s): Tsuut'ina | English
Date: 1974, undated
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 0.2 linear feet
Description: Mary Haas' Tsuut'ina file consists only of correspondence with Eung-do Cook on their project (Series 1) and a ca.500-1000 slip lexical file, co-authored by Wick R. Miller (Series 9).
Collection: Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)