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Chicomuceltec | Ch'ol | 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)

Maya | Mixe | Zuni | Tzeltal
Date: 1963-1995
Description: The Maya materials in the Lounsbury Papers are extensive. The correspondence in Series I includes a Motul (Mayan) dictionary, discussion about translating Maya glyphs and calendrical calculations, the Popol Vuh. Series II consists of articles and manuscripts from a project identified as "Maya kinship unfin. project." Much of this work is focused on interpreting Maya hieroglyphs. In Series VII there are a number of recordings of Yucatec Maya made in the 1960s focused on vocabulary. The correspondence, in Series I, includes a dictionary by Rene Acuna, Lloyd Anderson's Etymologies of Mayan calendrical and astronomical terms, Anthony Aveni's interpretation of Maya hieroglyphs, Brent Berlin's decipherment of Maya hieroglyphs, Gordon Brotherston's comments on FGL's manuscript on Maya dates, Lyle Campbell's bibliography of Mayan linguistics, Wallace Chafe on how FGL got into the study of Maya hieroglyphics, Michael Coe's report that Soviets were successful in using a computer to translate Maya hieroglyphs, R. David Drucker's comparison of Aztec and Maya calendars, Dieter Dutting on Maya hieroglyphs; transformational analysis of Yucatec.
Collection: Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)

Chinook | Wasco-Wishram | Kathlamet | Klamath | Modoc | Maidu | Tzeltal | Miwok | Takelma | Tsimshian | Yokuts | Zuni
Date: 1952 and undated
Type:Text
Genre: Notes | Essays
Extent: 14 folders
Description: Several items relating to the Penutian language family have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. Of particular interest is Subseries VI. Penutian, including Mayan and Zoque, of Subcollection II, Series II. Research Notes. The contents of this subseries includes folders of materials under the following headings: Chinookan-Chinook, Wishram, Kathlamet; Klamath-Modoc; Maidu; Maya (Tzeltal); Miwok; Penutian; Sahaptin; Takelma; Tsimshian; Yokuts; and Zuni. There are also Penutian materials in Subcollection II, Series IV. Works by Others. These include Leonard Bloomfield's "Penutian" sketch; Giuseppe Francescato's masters thesis, "A Structural Comparison of the Californian Penutian" (1952); and Morris Swadesh's "Problems of Long-Range Comparison in Penutian." Researchers should also view the individual entries for distinct Penutian languages.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Tzeltal | Tojolabal
Language(s): English | Spanish | Tzeltal | Tojolabal
Date: 1977, 1981
Extent: 393 pages, 74 photographs
Description: The Tojolabal materials in the Phillips Fund collection consist of 3 items. Materials in this collection are listed alphabetically by last name of author. See materials listed under Adams.
Collection: Phillips Fund for Native American Research Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4)

Tzeltal
Language(s): English | Tzeltal
Date: Undated
Type:Text
Genre: Notes
Extent: 1 folder
Description: One item relating to the Tzeltal language has been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. It is in Subcollection II, and consists of a Tzeltal folder in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries VI. Penutian, including Mayan and Zoque. Researchers might also be interested in the general "Mexico" entry for the Voegelin Papers.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Tzeltal | Maya
Language(s): French | English
Date: 1959-1962
Type:Text
Genre: Essays | Notes
Description: The Tzeltal materials in the Lounsbury Papers are fairly brief, limited to work done by other scholars interested in linguistics, history, and medicine, all found in Series II.
Collection: Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)

Tzeltal
Alternate forms: Maya
Language(s): Tzeltal | English
Date: 1973-1978
Contributor: Stross, Brian
Type:Text
Extent: 1 folder
Description: William Bright received a number of original publications, offprints, photocopies and stories in Tzeltal from Brian Stross (Series 1).
Collection: William O. Bright Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.142)