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Otomi | Chitimacha | Atakapa | Cherokee | Osage | Chickasaw | Choctaw | Nottoway | Kaw | Omaha | Dakota | Pawnee | Nanticoke | A'aninin | Miami | Mi'kmaq | Seminole | Quapaw | Yuchi | Delaware | Ojibwe | Shawnee | Seneca | Mohawk | Onondaga | Cayuga | Oneida | Tuscarora | Natchez | Wyandot | Creek | Mohican | Mohegan
Alternate forms: Iroquois, Ojibwa, Huron-Wyandot, Atsina, Gros Ventre, Micmac, Lenape
Date: 1798-1821
Type:Text
Extent: 219 pages
Description: This volume contains extracts of Benjamin Smith Barton's "New Views of the Origin of the Tribes and Nations of America" (Philadelphia, 1797), with additions by Peter S. Du Ponceau. The bulk of the volume is comprised of word list of 54 words with equivalents listed in a range of 50-70 languages. While Barton listed no authority, Du Ponceau cited sources. Languages with words listed include Chitimacha, Atakapa, Cherokee, Osage, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Nottoway, Kansa, Omaha, Dakota, Pawnee, Nanticoke, Gros Ventres, Miami, Mi'kmaq, Seminole, Quapaw, Yuchi, Delaware, Ojibwe, Shawnee, Seneca, Mohawk, Onondaga, Cayuga, Oneida, Tuscarora, Natches, Wyandot, Creek, Mahican, Mohegan, and many others. The word list includes the terms for God, heaven, and sky, as well as various terms relating to kinship, parts of the body, weather, and more. The volume also includes notes on sounds of the Otomi (Othomi) observations on declension; observations about the Omaha, Kansa, Oto, Arkansas, and Missouri languages; and notes on symbol and sound. Also includes a newspaper clipping of a review (in German) of Barton's "New Views" that appeared in "Göttingische Anzeigen von gelehrten Sachen," June 17, 1799.
Collection: A comparative vocabulary of Indian languages (Mss.497.B28)

Otomi
Date: ca.1960s-1970s
Type:Text
Extent: 0.1 linear feet
Description: Jane Rosenthal's Otomi materials consist of notes toward the paper "Some Types of Subordinate Clauses in Classical Nahuatl", which includes some Otomi data (Series 2 Subseries 3), texts possibly for learning Otomi (Series 5), and the introductory pages to a Nahuatl-English-Otomi dictionary (dictionary not present, Series 2 Subseries 2).
Collection: Jane M. Rosenthal Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.129)

Otomi
Language(s): English | Otomi, Mezquital
Date: 1973
Type:Text
Genre: Essays
Extent: 10 pages
Description: "Preliminary remarks on Otomi sexual humor." Regarding collection, taxonomy, etc., of sexual humor. Includes four Otomi jokes in English translation. Paper given at the meeting of the American Folklore Society, Nashville, Tennessee, November 3, 1973.
Collection: Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection (Mss.Ms.Coll.200)

Otomi
Date: 1972, 1974
Type:Text
Extent: 69 pages
Description: The Otomi materials in the Phillips Fund collection consist of 1 item. Materials in this collection are listed alphabetically by last name of author. See materials listed under Bernard.
Collection: Phillips Fund for Native American Research Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4)

Otomi
Language(s): Otomi, Mezquital | Spanish
Date: 1955
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Genre: Books | Grammars
Extent: 1 volume
Description: William Bright's only Otomi item is a copy of Victor Manuel Arroyo's SIL-published “Elementos de Gramatica Otomi” (Series 2).
Collection: William O. Bright Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.142)

Otomi
Date: 1971
Genre: Songs | Stories
Extent: 2 sound tape reels (3 hr., 25 min.)
Description: This collection consists of numerous recordings of Otomi stories, primarily folklore, along with a number of unidentified, untranslated stories, and story about the Mexican Revolution. There is also one recording of various songs sung by children. Includes Spanish, English, and Otomi version of "Frère Jacques."
Collection: Otomi songs and stories (Mss.Rec.86)

Otomi
Language(s): Otomi, Mezquital | Spanish
Date: 1972
Extent: 3 sound tape reels (3 hr., 22 min.) 
Description: Stories and jokes in Otomi, including discussion in Spanish on the meaning of each story. All stories are followed by Spanish translation. Recorded in San Diego, California, in July and August of 1972, by H. Russell Bernard with speaker Jesús Salinas Pedraza of Orizabita, Ixmiquilpan, Hidalgo, Mexico.
Collection: Otomi Stories (Mss.Rec.90)