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Date: Before 1876
Contributor: Vegreville, Rev. Pere, Oblate of Mary Immaculate
Extent: Circa 110 pages on microfilm
Description: Dictionnaire Montagnais-francais, from copy at Catholic University of America. Alphabetical list of stems (by Montagnais), 51 pages. Vocabulary without order, 29 pages, and verb conjugations, 29 pages.
Collection: Collection of Canadian Indian linguistic materials (Mss.Film.1008)
Alternate forms: Montagnais
Contributor: Harper, Francis, 1886-1972
Extent: 4 pages
Description: Lists of Montagnais names of birds, fishes and amphibians, and mammals. Based on French-speaking informants, Sebastian McKenzie and his son Francis, Scotch-Montagnais descent. Orthography is French, not phonetic. Secured during Ungava expedition of the Arctic Institute of North America.
Collection: Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection (Mss.Ms.Coll.200)
Alternate forms: Micmac, Montagnais
Subject: Picture-writing | Orthography and spelling | Religion | Quebec--History | Newfoundland--History
Extent: 41 pages
Description: This is a comparative vocabulary of the Mi'kmaq (Micmac), Innu-aimun (Montagnais, "Mountaineer"), and Naskapi ("Skoffie") languages. It includes Mi'kmaq prayers and a dictionary of Mi'kmaq pictographs. The latter includes 288 ink sketch pictographs of the Mi'kmaq language presented by Gabriel, an Innu man ("Mountaineer Indian,") and transcribed by Thomas Pierronet in 1797. Includes three Christian prayers in pictorial sentences.
Collection: Specimen of the Mountaineer, or Sheshatapooshshoish, Skoffie, and Micmac Languages, 1797 (Mss.497.3.P61s)