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Carib
Language(s): English | Carib
Date: circa 1948-1950
Type:Text
Extent: 19 folders
Description: Several items relating to Carib languages have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection I. They include extensive correspondence with Douglas MacRae Taylor (regarding his fieldwork and written work on Carib languages, including some stories, translations, and other linguistic materials) in Series I. Correspondence; Voegelin's "Black Carib Morphology" and "Central American Carib II: Morphology of the Verb" (with Douglas MacRae Taylor) in Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III-B: Works Authored by Voegelin; ten files of Taylor's work (including notes, outlines, and essays) on Black Carib, Central American Carib, and Island Carib in Series IV. Works by Others; a Carib file with data on Black, Central American, and Island Carib in Series V. Research Notes, Subseries V-A: Language Notes; and four folders of unbound Carib texts in Series V. Research Notes, Subseries V-B: Texts.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Piaroa
Language(s): Piaroa | Spanish
Date: Undated
Type:Text
Extent: 8 pages
Description: The Piaroa materials in the Lounsbury Papers consist of a single word list in Series II.
Collection: Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)

Aymara | Ayoreo | Baniwa | Canamari | Cayapo | Kaingang | Kraho | Macusi | Maroon | Maruba | Panoan | Piaroa | Quechua | Ticuna | Trio | Xavante | Wapishana | Wayana | Yanomami | Yecuana
Alternate forms: Tucuna, Yanomamo
Language(s): English
Date: 1962-1978
Extent: 4 linear feet (estimate)
Description: The South American materials in the James V. Neel papers consists materials related to Neel's genetics and populations studies among some indigenous people in Brazil, Venezuela, and Guyana. The bulk of these materials concern the Xavante and Yanomami peoples, written as "Yanomamo" by Neel. These materials can be found throughout most sections of the finding aid, though see especially "Series IIa: Amerindian" and "Series IIIa: Amerindian." In addition to data, reports, correspondence, and other manuscripts, "Series X: Photographic materials" contains numerous photographs of Xavante and Yanomami peoples from the 1960s. Materials on other indigenous groups can be located by searching within the finding aid for the culture terms listed above in the entry or by searching for the term "Indians."
Collection: James V. Neel Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.96)

Warao
Alternate forms: Yao
Language(s): English | Warao
Date: circa 1949-1968
Type:Text
Genre: Notes | Essays
Extent: 2 folders
Description: Two items relating to the Warao (formerly Yao) language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They consist of an undated essay "Notes on Warao Verbs" in Subcollection I, Series III. Works by Voegelin, Subseries III-B: Works Authored by Voegelin; and a Warao minor phoneme inventory in Subcollection II, Series II. Research Notes, Subseries IX. Uto-Aztecan, except Hopi.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Wintukwa 
Language(s): Wintu | English
Date: Undated and 1957-1983
Type:Text
Genre: Notes
Extent: 3 folders
Description: The Wintukwa material in the Lounsbury Papers are limited to one set of notes on kinship terms in Series II. The correspondence, in Series I, includes Johannes Wilbert's plans for a revised Ge dictionary and his kinship studies of the Wintukwa.
Collection: Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)

Ye'kuana
Language(s): Sanumá | Spanish
Date: 1946 and undated
Type:Text
Extent: 1 folder
Description: The Ye'kuana materials in the Lounsbury Papers consists of one folder titled "Venezuelan languages," found in Series II in the "South America" sub-series. Includes "Guaika vocabulary collected by J. M. Cruxent; unidentified notes; Julio Febres Cordero, 'Un Vocabulario Caribe del Oriente Venezolano,' Publicaciones del Ministerio de Educacion Nacional, Caracas." Also includes 2 pencil sketches, Inca figure, map of Venezuela.
Collection: Floyd G. Lounsbury Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.95)