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Tsimshian
Language(s): English | Tsimshian
Date: Undated
Type:Text
Genre: Stories
Extent: 1 folder
Description: The Tsimshian materials in the Franz Boas Professional Papers consist of one folder labelled "Tsimshian Texts," consisting of stories sent to Boas by Marius Barbeau.
Collection: Franz Boas Personal and Professional Papers (Mss.B.B61p)

Tsimshian
Language(s): English | Tsimshian
Date: 1959-1962, 1970, 1989-1990, 1993-1994
Type:Text
Extent: 2555 pages
Description: The Tsimshian materials in the Phillips Fund collection consist of 9 items. Materials in this collection are listed alphabetically by last name of author. See materials listed under Barbeau, Compton, and Dunn.
Collection: Phillips Fund for Native American Research Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4)

Tsimshian | Nisga'a | Gitxsan | Kwakwaka'wakw
Alternate forms: Gitxaala, Kitasoo, Kwakiutl, Niska, Nisgah, Nishga, Gitksan
Language(s): Tsimshian | English
Date: 1933-1937; 1933-1969
Type:Text
Extent: 0.5 Linear feet
Description: The William Beynon Papers include correspondence with Franz Boas regarding his work on Tsimshian narratives, Boas' collection of the tale of Dzagagilace in 1888 and 1900, Benyon's work on a series of Hartley Bay stories and the Halait manuscript, Benyon's proposed work with Gitxsan. Beyon's texts include his work with the Tsimshian collecting stories such as the arrival of the first white man, the myth of the house of Temks, subdivisions within the Tsimsyen, most all interlinear translations. The collection also includes two manuscripts previously collected by Henry W. Tate and a manuscript by Irving Goldman discussing Boas' ethographic work on the Kwakwaka'wakw.
Collection: William Beynon Papers (Mss.B.B467)