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Squamish
Language(s): English | German | Squamish
Date: 1886, 1888
Type:Text
Extent: 2 notebooks
Description: The Squamish materials in the Boas Field Notebooks and Anthropometric Data collection consist of varied linguistic or ethnographic notes, some possibly in German shorthand, located within Field notes 1886 #4 and Field notes 1888 #1.
Collection: Franz Boas early field notebooks and anthropometric data (Mss.B.B61.5)

Squamish
Alternate forms: Coast Salish, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh
Language(s): German | Squamish
Date: Circa 1890
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 66 pages, 20 pages
Description: The Squamish material in the ACLS collection consists of two items. In the "Squamish" section of the finding aid, there is Boas' "Squamish vocabulary" (item S2h.1) which consists primarily of his 1886 field work, with German translation. In the "Salish" section, Boas' "Comparative vocabularies of eight Salishan languages" (item S.1) includes Sḵwx̱wú7mesh sníchim vocabulary.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)