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Lenca
Language(s): English
Date: 1926
Contributor: Schuller, Rudolf
Type:Text
Genre: Essays | Maps
Extent: 11 typed pages
Description: The Lenca materials in the ACLS collection consist of a single item in the "Lenca" section of the finding aid: Rudolph Schuller's "The linguistic chart of El Salvador (Central America)."
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Chicomuceltec | Chol | Lacandon | Maya | Tzeltal | Tzotzil
Alternate forms: Mayan
Date: 1924 and undated
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 4 pages, 1 map
Description: The Maya materials in the ACLS collection consist of two items in the "Maya" section of the finding aid. The first is a brief word list recorded by Edward Sapir containing terms for numerals, natural objects, animals, parts of the body; obtained from the "Mortiniano tribe." (The specific Mayan language the list reflects is currently unidentified.) The second item is a linguistic map of Chiapas by Rudolf Schiller form 1924, which includes locations of Lacandon, Chol, Tzotzil, "Tsoke," "Tzendal" (Tzeltal?), and Chicomuceltec.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)