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Alternate forms: Cocopa, Diegueño, Ipai, Kumiai, Tipai, Quechan, Yuma
Extent: 1 page
Description: The Yuman material in the ACLS consists of two brief, 1-page items. In the "Yuman" section of the finding aid, there is Gifford's "Vocabulary in five Yuman languages" from 1917, which consists of 35 English words, including numerals, with equivalents in "Cocopa, Southern Diegueno, Northern Diegueno, Kamia, and Yuma." Speakers are identified at head of each column. In the "Hokan" section of the finding aid, there is Kroeber's "Hokan compared with various Middle and South American languages," which includes Yuman terms.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)
Contributor: Underhill, Ruth, 1883-1984
Extent: 4 leaves
Description: Correspondence of Ruth M. Underhill with John Alden Mason regarding linguistic relatives of the Yumans and the existence of warrior's purification in Mexico.
Collection: John Alden Mason Papers (Mss.B.M384)