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Achumawi | Chibcha | Coahuiltecan | Lenca | Ngäbe | Subtiaba | Washo | Xinca | Yana | Yuki
Date: 1917-1925, 1931
Type:Text
Extent: 1 page, circa 1,300 cards and slips
Description: The Hokan materials in the ACLS collection consist mainly of two items in the "Hokan" section of the finding aid. The main item is Sapir's "Hokan-Siouan comparisons" lexical file. This consists of comparisons among various families of the proposed Hokan-Siouan phylum. Dividers separate sections as follows: Hokan-Siouan (Yuki; Muskogean: Caddoan; Siouan; Hokan-type Coahuiltecan-Butiaba); Washo-Hokan; Hokan-Coahuiltecan; Yana-Hokan. Subdivided by stems, grammatical categories, and occasionally by meaning. There is an additional brief document by Kroeber with work lists of 21 English items with equivalents in Yuman, Hokan, Subtiaba, Xinca, Lenca, Chibcha, Guayom, Chibchan, Zoque, and Mixe, taken from published and unpublished sources. In the "Achumawi" section of the finding aid, there are two items by Jaime de Angulo examining the relationship of Achumawi to the proposed Hokan language family.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Yuki
Language(s): English | Yuki
Date: 1932
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Genre: Grammars
Extent: 8 pages
Description: The Yuki material in the ACLS collection consists of a single item in the "Yuki" section of the finding aid. This is a "Preliminary report on Yuki tones" by Hans Uldall, which includes a discussion of syllable structure, stems, and suffixes and of the behavior of tones with stems and suffixes, plus a list of stem forms. In the "Hokan" section of the finding aid, there are some additional Yuki terms of undetermined extent in the "Hokan-Siouan comparisons" lexical files.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)