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Description: In Daythal Kendall's card files (Series 8) is a single page with a handwritten classification of the Chibchan language family that stretches across southern Central America and South America, and a brief lexicon of Kuna and associated Miskito bibliography.
Collection:Daythal L. Kendall Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.148)
Date:June 10, 1824
Contributor:Salazar, José María, 1785-1828
Description: Letter to John Vaughan in which he transmits a vocabulary of Darien Indians. Acknowledged by Vaughan in letter to Salazer, June 18, 1824.
Collection:American Philosophical Society Archives (APS.Archives)
Contributor:Colman, Seferino | González, Arturo | Lounsbury, Floyd Glenn | Torres de Iannello, Reina | Tipipi, Guayni
Subject:Rites and ceremonies | Ethnography | Folklore | Panama--History | Puberty rites | Birds | Funeral rites and ceremonies | Linguistics
Extent:2 folders; 37 minutes
Description: The main Guna materials in the Floyd Lounsbury Papers (spelled Kuna or Cuna in the finding aid) are audio recordings made by Reina Torres de Iannello, in Series VII, from a reel titled "Panama". Correspondence with Clifford Evans in Series I may provide more context. Correspondence with John Gillespie in the same series compares Kuna to several other languages.
Collection:Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)
Contributor:Haas, Mary R. (Mary Rosamond), 1910-1996
Description: Mary Haas' only Kuna item is a short lexicon at the end of a field notebook of various languages documented in Oklahoma in the 1930s, specifically at Bacone. The consultantorrecspondent is unidentified.
Collection:Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)
Description: "Palabras de la lengua Darien o Cunacuna," a vocabulary of 73 items, with 36 phrases and 20 numerals. Compiled by members of the Museum of Natural Sciences at Bogota from manuscript sources.
Collection:Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection (Mss.Ms.Coll.200)