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Hupa | Wiyot | Karuk | Shasta | Achumawi | Atsugewi | Yana | Wintu | Maidu | Modoc | Tübatulabal | Yokuts
Alternate forms: Karok, Na:tini-xwe
Date: 1949-1952 and undated
Type:Text
Extent: 5 folders
Description: Several items relating to the indigenous peoples and languages of the region now known as California have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. This entry is intended as a catch-all for items Voegelin himself grouped under the general heading of "California." Researchers should also view the entries for specific culture groups and languages. The various subseries devoted to Hokan, Penutian, and Uto-Aztecan languages in Subcollection II, Series II. Research Notes might also be of interest. The following "California" items are all located in Subcollection II. They include a comparative vocabulary of California tribes (with words from from Hupa, Wiyot, Karuk, Shasta, Achumawi, Atsugewi, Konkow [Northwest Maidu], Yana, Wintu, Maidu, and Modoc) in Subcollection II, Series II. Research Notes, Subseries V. Hokan. There are two items in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi: a folder on "Baja California" containing notes excerpting "Tribes and Languages of Baja California" by William C. Massey, vol 5, pp. 272-307 (1949), and a folder containing comparative charts of . There are two stories--"Coyote and the Women Hunters" (Tübatulabal) and "Measuring Worm Rescues Two Boys" (Yokuts)--in the California Indian Tales category in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries II: American Indian Tales for Children. Finally, there is a copy of Giuseppe Francescato's masters thesis "A Structural Comparison of the Californian Penutian" (1952) in Series IV. Works by Others.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

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)

Yokuts
Alternate forms: Chukchansi
Language(s): English | Yokuts
Date: 1970
Type:Text
Genre: Stories | Notes
Extent: 19 pages
Description: These stories, "The Stink Bug and the Coyote" and "Burden Basket Woman," were told to linguist Howard Berman by Mrs. Maryan Ramirez. Included are English with interlinear Chukchansi translations, grammatical and lexical notes. These stories were published as "Coyote Stories II" in IJAL-NATS Monograph #6, 1980 (International Journal of American Linguistics).
Collection: Two Chukchansi Coyote stories, 1970 (Mss.497.9.B45)

Yokuts
Language(s): English | Yokuts
Date: Undated
Type:Text
Genre: Notes | Stories
Extent: 3 folders
Description: Three items relating to the Yokuts language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II. They consist of Yokuts material in "Eskimo-Aleutian" Folder 2 in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries I. Eskimo-Aleutian; a separate Yokuts folder in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries VI. Penutian, including Mayan and Zoque; and a Yokuts story ("Measuring Worm Rescues Two Boys") in the California Indian Tales category in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries II: American Indian Tales for Children.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Yokuts
Language(s): Yokuts | English
Date: undated
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 2 folders
Description: A number of Catherine Callaghan's Yokuts publications and working manuscripts containing lexica can be found in Series 5, with marginalia by Daythal Kendall. Lexica represent the following varieties of Yokuts: Palewyami, Buena Vista, Wikchamni, Chukchansi, Chawchilla, Gashowu and Yawelmani.
Collection: Daythal L. Kendall Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.148)

Yokuts
Language(s): Yokuts | English
Date: 1955-1962
Subject: Linguistics | Grammar
Type:Text
Description: The Yokuts materials in the Harvey Pitkin Papers consists of Pitkin's "Introduction" to nineteen unpublished word list in Sucollection II, Series 2, Subseries 4-C. The California-Oregon comparative Vocabularies, Morris Swadesh's Glottochronologic test list, a bibliography and lexical lists located in Subcollection II, Series 2, Subseries 5. Linguistic works by Evangeline Dunbar and Geoffrey Gamble are in Subcollection II, Series 4, Subseries 3. Yamelwani-Yokuts word slips are in Subcollection II, Series 6, Subseries 3.
Collection: Harvey Pitkin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.78)

Yokuts
Language(s): Yokuts | English
Date: ca.1960s
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 3 folders
Description: Mary Haas' Yokuts file is very slim and consists only of a brief lexical slip file (Series 9), a “thumbnail” sketch grammar as an example for Haas' students, and comparisons to other Californian languages, including Yokuts reconstruction (Series 2).
Collection: Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)