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Kwtsaan
Alternate forms: Yuman
Language(s): English
Date: 1953
Type:Text
Extent: 4 leaves
Description: Correspondence of Ruth M. Underhill with John Alden Mason regarding linguistic relatives of the Yumans (Kwstaan) and the existence of warrior's purification in Mexico.
Collection: John Alden Mason Papers (Mss.B.M384)

Kwtsaan
Alternate forms: Quechan, Yuma
Language(s): Quechan | English | Yana | Karuk
Date: undated
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Description: Kwtsaan, or “Yuma” as Haas referred to it, appears in comparative linguistics work, mostly in the form of lexical slip files in Series 9. The most extensive of these lexica is from work by A. M. Halpern, covering several hundred cards, and there are also lexical files with dedicated comparison to Karuk and Yana.
Collection: Mary R. Haas Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.94)

Kwtsaan
Alternate forms: Quechan, Yuma
Language(s): English | Quechan
Date: 1978
Contributor: Emerson, Lee
Type:Text
Extent: 16 pages
Description: The Quechan materials in the Phillips Fund collection consist of 3 items. Materials in this collection are listed alphabetically by last name of author. See materials listed under Halpern.
Collection: Phillips Fund for Native American Research Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4)

Kwtsaan
Alternate forms: Quechan, Yuma
Language(s): Quechan | English
Date: ca.1955-2006
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 3 folders
Description: William Bright produced a list of stem morphemes from A. M. Halpern's publications (Series 4). He also corresponded with Edward W. Moser on possible neighboring language cognates, as well as in extensive general correspondence with Pamela Munro. These can be found in Series 1.
Collection: William O. Bright Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.142)

Cocopah | Kumeyaay | Kwtsaan
Alternate forms: Cocopa, Diegueño, Ipai, Kumiai, Tipai, Quechan, Yuma
Language(s): Cocopa | English | Kumiai | Quechan
Date: 1917
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Extent: 1 page
Description: The Yuman material in the ACLS consists of two brief, 1-page items. In the "Yuman" section of the finding aid, there is Gifford's "Vocabulary in five Yuman languages" from 1917, which consists of 35 English words, including numerals, with equivalents in "Cocopa, Southern Diegueno, Northern Diegueno, Kamia, and Yuma." Speakers are identified at head of each column. In the "Hokan" section of the finding aid, there is Kroeber's "Hokan compared with various Middle and South American languages," which includes Yuman terms.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)