Current Filters
Click filter to remove
Displaying 1 - 10 of 10
Luiseño
Alternate forms: Payómkawichum
Language(s): English | Luiseño
Date: Undated
Type:Text
Genre: Notes | Drafts
Extent: 8 folders
Description: Several items relating to the Luiseño language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II. There is a Luiseño folder in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi. Luiseño is also one of the languages Voegelin considered in a grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages. Drafts of seven chapters of this work can be found in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book. Researchers might also be interested in the general Uto-Aztecan entry for the Voegelin Papers.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Mono
Alternate forms: Monachi, Monache
Language(s): English | Mono
Date: Undated
Type:Text
Genre: Notes | Drafts
Extent: 8 folders
Description: Several items relating to the Mono language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II. There is a Mono folder in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi. Mono is also one of the languages Voegelin considered in a grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages. Drafts of seven chapters of this work can be found in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book. Researchers might also be interested in the general Uto-Aztecan entry for the Voegelin Papers.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Pima Bajo | Yaqui | Tepehuán | Navajo
Alternate forms: Hiaki, Yoeme
Date: 1953-1965
Extent: 12 items
Description: Materials relating to Pima Bajo language and culture. Most items are attributed to David M. Brugge, though some include notes or comments by John Alden Mason. Materials include 10 pages of Lower Pima [Pima Bajo] notes, part of Brugge's contribution to an article co-authored with Mason; 85 pages of notes, drafts, letters, etc. relating to the same article, including bibliographic items and a linguistic map of northwestern Mexico; a file of correspondence, draft reports on, and expenses for a 1953 Nevome [aka Lower Pima, Pima Bajo] or Lower Pima Expedition, a research trip to Sonora, Mexico (correspondents include Dale S. King, James McConnell, Edward H. Spicer, Fernando Pesqueira, David Lopez Molina, Robert J. Weitlaner, John E. Heimnick, and Robert J. Drake); 13 pages of Nevome [Pima Bajo] Vocabularies, with notes from three informants at Santa Ana rancheria near Onavas, Sonora; 2 pages of Nevome [Pima Bajo] grammatical notes, primarily a listing of locative particles and adverbs, from an unspecified source; circa 1,000 cards of Pima Bajo linguistics notes (alphabetically arranged), most with English translation and some keyed to informant, along with three letters between Brugge and Mason discussing the language and Brugge's work; 25 pages of notes on Yaqui and Northern Tepehuan recordings to be sent to Indiana University, including the contents of Southern Tepehuan recordings (in hand of John Alden Mason), two Pima Bajo texts, Spanish translations for four texts, and a phonetic key for Pima Bajo; and Brugge's "History of the Pima Bajo of the mountains" (1960) a ten-page essay discussing information from historical and archaeological sources regarding the Pima in the villages of Yecora and Maicoba, Sonora, and Yepachic and Moris, Chihuahua. Three items, all written from Gallup, New Mexico, are described as "Brugge-Annon trip to Sonora-Log, itinerary, list of photos, journal. Letter to John Alden Mason." Dated February 1956, #4670 gives identification for two photographs showing pottery and baskets and for two showing terrain near Rancho Los Tepalcates; #4671 (March 1956) gives information about baskets shown in four photos (two photos lacking); and #4672 (June 1958) concerns mistreatment of Maicoba Pimas by whites, i.e., the taking of land, cattle, church offerings, etc. A Brugge-Annon trip is also mentioned in #4668, Brugge's correspondence with Mason 1955-1960, which totals 175 pages and concerns Brugge's work on Pima Bajo and Navajo; problems arising from mistreatment of Maicoba Pimas by whites; log, itinerary, list of photographs, and journal of Brugge-Annon trip to Sonora; correspondence with the Wenner-Grenn Foundation and Paul Fejos; and an essay on distribution, religion, fiestas, social structure, economy, houses and furnishings, handicrafts, etc., of the Pima Bajo.
Collection: John Alden Mason Papers (Mss.B.M384)

Quechua | Cocama | Tohono O'odham | Akimel O'odham | Cocama
Alternate forms: Papago, Pima
Date: 1941-1948
Type:Text
Extent: 4 items
Description: Materials relating to Quechua language and culture. Includes John Peabody Harrington's correspondence with John Alden Mason regarding Harrington's work on the Hokan nature of Quechua and on Pima-Papago [Tohono O'odham, and possibly Akimel O'odham]; Harrington's "The nominal derivational suffixes of Quechua" with a list of the suffixes with examples, a brief discussion by Harrington, and Mason's comments; Harrington's "Adjective derivational suffixes of Quechua," a listing of suffixes with brief comments and one slip of Mason's comments; and Harrington and Luis Valcárcel's "Grammarlets of the Quechua and Cocama languages," with grammatical sketch of Quechua and a very brief sketch of Cocama [Cocama-Cocamilla].
Collection: John Alden Mason Papers (Mss.B.M384)

Southern Paiute | Paiute
Date: 1959-1962 and undated
Type:Text
Extent: 18 folders
Description: Several items relating to the Southern Paiute language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. In Subcollection I, there is a typed invitation in Paiute and English from Vivian Jake and Florence Voegelin inviting friends to dinner after "the Navaho Show" in Series I. Correspondence; five "Paiute, Southern" folders dating to 1959-1961 and containing field notes made with Vivian Jake (along with references to associated tapes/reels throughout, and genealogical information in #4) in Series V. Research Notes, Subseries V-A: Language Notes; and four unbound Southern Paiute texts in Series V. Research Notes, Subseries V-B: Texts. In Subcollection II, there is a letter to Vernon E. Jake, Chairman of the Kaibab Paiute Tribal Council, regarding a proposed language speaker census (with particular interest in discerning how well children really know the language) in Series I. Correspondence; and a Southern Paiute folder in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi. Finally, Southern Paiute is also one of the languages Voegelin considered in a grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages. Drafts of seven chapters of this work can be found in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Tarahumara | Tohono O'odham
Alternate forms: Papago
Language(s): English
Date: circa 1962
Type:Text
Genre: Essays | Drafts
Extent: 9 folders
Description: Several items relating to the Tarahumara language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II. Tarahumara is one of the languages Voegelin considered in a grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages. Drafts of seven chapters of this work can be found in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book. There are also two items in Series IV. Works by Others, consisting of Kenneth L. Hale's "Papago (Tohono O'odham) and Tarahumara" and David Brambila's review of Hale. Researchers might also be interested in the general Uto-Aztecan entry for the Voegelin Papers.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Tohono O'odham | Hopi | Tarahumara
Alternate forms: Papago
Language(s): English | Tohono O'odham | Hopi
Date: circa 1949-1968
Type:Text
Extent: 13 folders
Description: There are several items relating to the Tohono O'odham (formerly Papago) language in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. Items are located in both Subcollection I and Subcollection II. In Subcollection I, there is relevant correspondence with Kenneth L. Hale (regarding passivity, clowning, and comparisons to Hopi and Walbiri) in Series I. Correspondence; and a "Papago and Hopi" file in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III-B: Works Authored by Voegelin. In Subcollection II, there is relevant correspondence with Kenneth Hale (regarding compounding, some comparison of Voegelin's Hopi research with Hale's Papago work) and Alfred Kroeber (Papago linguistic work with Juan Dolores) in Series I. Correspondence and a Papago (Tohono O'odham) file in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi. Tohono O'odham ("Papago") is also one of the languages Voegelin considered in a grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages. Drafts of seven chapters of this work can be found in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book. There are also two items in Series IV. Works by Others, consisting of Kenneth L. Hale's "Papago (Tohono O'odham) and Tarahumara" and David Brambila's review of Hale.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Tübatulabal
Language(s): English | Tübatulabal
Date: circa 1971-1976 and undated
Type:Text
Extent: 18 folders
Description: Several items relating to the Tübatulabal language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II. There is relevant correspondence in the Linda Leopold file (from Voegelin to Eric Hamp regarding a circa 1976 visit to the same Tübatulabal community where he worked 45 years earlier) in Series I. Correspondence. There are seven folders of Tübatulabal materials in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi. These include notebooks, an inventory, an essay ("Tübatulabal: Analysis of Intersonantic Voiceless Stops in Tübatulabal"), a clipped newspaper article ("Happy Language Faces an Unhappy Future" (Los Angeles Times, 1971)--this item has been digitized and is available in the APS Digital Library), and miscellaneous notes. There is also a Tübatulabal story ("Coyote and the Women Hunters") in the California Indian Tales category in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries II: American Indian Tales for Children. Tübatulabal is also one of the languages Voegelin considered in a grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages. Drafts of seven chapters of this work can be found in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book. Finally, there are two items, both by James R. Jensen, in Series IV. Works by Others: "Stress and Length in Tübatulabal" (1972) and Jensen's dissertation, "Stress and the Phonology of the Tübatulabal" (1973). Researchers might also be interested in the general Uto-Aztecan entry for the Voegelin Papers.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Hopi | Luiseño | Mono | Nahua | Tohono O'odham | Shoshone | Paiute | Tepecano | Tübatulabal | Warao | Tarahumara
Alternate forms: Bannock, Payómkawichum, Monachi, Monache, Aztec, Papago, Yao
Date: circa 1925-1967
Type:Text
Extent: 34 folders
Description: There are many materials relating to Uto-Aztecan languages in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. This entry is intended as a catch-all for materials labeled as Uto-Aztecan. Researchers should also view the entries for specific Uto-Aztecan languages and culture groups. Uto-Aztecan materials are located in both Subcollection I and Subcollection II. In Subcollection I, there are two files of Uto-Aztecan linguistic notes (including lists of possessive forms and an envelope of vocabulary slips in #2) in Series V. Research Notes, Subseries V-A: Language Notes. In Subcollection II, there is relevant correspondence with Morris Swadesh in Series I. Correspondence. There is also a subseries devoted to Uto-Aztecan languages in Series II. Research Notes. Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi contains a Uto-Aztecan cognate list, Uto-Aztecan comparative notes, Uto-Aztecan comparative vocabulary lists, and several files devoted to specific languages and language areas. These include Baja California, Bannock, California, Hopi, Luiseño, Mono, Nahuatl, Papago (Tohono O'odham), Shoshone, Southern Paiute, Tepecano, Tübatulabal, Warao, and Zacapoaxtlateco (Nahuatl). Subcollection II contains another subseries devoted to Uto-Aztecan, Subseries III: Uto-Aztecan book of Series III. Works by Voegelin. This subseries contains drafts, primarily typewritten, of 7 chapters of Voegelin's grammatical analysis of Uto-Aztecan languages: Tübatulabal, Tarahumara, Luiseño, Mono, Southern Paiute, Nahuatl ("Nahuatlan"), Tohono O'odham ("Papago").
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Yaqui
Alternate forms: Hiaki, Yoeme
Language(s): English | Spanish | Yaqui
Date: 1954 and undated
Type:Text
Genre: Stories | Notes | Drafts | Essays
Extent: 3 items
Description: Materials relating to John Alden Mason's interest in Yaqui language and culture. Items include Yaqui Texts #1 (1954) a collection of Yaqui texts and songs taken at Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico; Yaqui Texts #2 (undated), two short texts with interlinear Spanish translation and numerals one through ten; and Mason's undated manuscript titled "Preliminary sketch of the Yaqui language," along with a note from Edward Sapir regarding the manuscript and Uto-Aztecan linguistics.
Collection: John Alden Mason Papers (Mss.B.M384)