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Contributor: Voegelin, C. F. (Charles Frederick), 1906-1986 | Snelling, Emma | Sambo, Sargent | Weed, Bessie | Dixon, Mrs.
Subject: Linguistics | Anthropology | Hokan languages
Genre: Notes | Vocabularies | Field notes
Extent: 2 folders
Description: Two items relating to the Shasta language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. Both are in Subcollection II, Series II. Research Notes, Subseries V. Hokan. They consist of Shasta examples in a comparative vocabulary of California tribes (with words from from Hupa, Wiyot, Karuk, Shasta, Achumawi, Atsugewi, Konkow, Yana, Wintu, Maidu, and Modoc) and a separate Shasta folder containing vocabulary and grammatical notes recorded with Mrs. Emma Snelling, Mrs. Dixon, Sargent Sambo, and Mrs. Bessie Weed.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)
Date: 1950, undated
Contributor: Bright, William, 1928-2006 | Sambo, Sargent | Wicks, Clara | Wicks, Fred | Murree, Frank | Bateman, Haynes | Brown, Fanny
Subject: Linguistics | Coyote tales | Folklore | California--History
Type:Text | Cartographic | Sound recording
Genre: Drafts | Vocabularies | Stories | Maps
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
Description: William Bright made several audio recordings with Sargent Sambo in 1950 of Coyote tales, and a vocabulary, which can be found in Series 6. Among his other works, he was concerned with Shasta orthography, and developed a proposal for a new version, and derived lexica from others' published sources and archival notes (Series 4).
Collection: William O. Bright Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.142)