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Zapotec
Language(s): English
Date: February 1, 1912
Type:Text
Extent: 2 leaves
Description: Letter to Speck discussing his forthcoming article on Oaxaca language map, Mechling (1912).
Collection: Frank G. Speck Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.126)

Zapotec
Alternate forms: Zapoteco
Type:Text
Extent: 1 folder
Description: Jane Rosenthal's only Zapotec materials are a set of short illustrated bilingual texts produced by Gregorio Magdelino Lopez (Series 5). The exact variety of Zapotec is not specified.
Collection: Jane M. Rosenthal Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.129)

Zapotec
Alternate forms: Zapoteco
Date: 1912-1930
Type:Text
Extent: Approx. 900 pages; Approx. 20,000 word slips
Description: Materials relating to Radin's study of Zapotec languages, located in Series V and Series VIII. Includes a variety of materials, such as word lists, lexical slips, bibliographical notes, grammatical notes, texts (often with interlinear translations), and a Spanish-Zapotec dictionary comprised of about 15,000 slips, as well as materials for a Spanish-Zapotec lexicon and a Spanish-Zapotec vocabulary. Many of the pages are labelled with the name of a town or district in Oaxaca. One informant mentioned: Felipe Castellana, associated with Mitla. Place names associated with Radin's manuscripts are: Abejones, Hidalgo Yalálag, Ixtlán de Juarez, Lachatao, Mitla, Nuevo Zoquiapam, San Andres Solaga, San Antonio de la Cal, San Baltazar Chichicapam, San Esteban Atatláhuca, San Francisco Cajonos, San Francisco Telixtlahuaca, San Juan Atepec, San Juan Juquila Mixes, San Mateo Cajonos, San Miguel Aloapam, San Miguel Talea , San Sebastián Tecomaxtlahuaca, Santa Catarina Ixtepeji, Santa Maria de la Chichina, Santa Maria de Tule, Santa María Jaltianguis, Santiago Ixtaltepec, Santiago Jamiltepec, Sawatlan (Magdaglena Zahuatlan?), Serrano, "Serrano" (San Juan Chicomezúchil), Tehuano, Teococuilco, Teotilan del Valle, Villa Alta (district), Yolotepec de la Paz, Zaachila, "Zapotec del Valle" (Santiago Matatlán), Zimatlán de Álvarez.
Collection: Paul Radin papers (Mss.497.3.R114)

Zapotec
Alternate forms: Zapoteco
Date: 1971-1972
Contributor: Rosenbaum, Harvey
Subject: Linguistics
Type:Text
Genre: Essays
Extent: 24 pages
Description: The Zapotec 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 Rosenbaum: "Constraints In Zapotec Questions And Relative Clauses," an article on a movement rule in Valley Zapotec.
Collection: Phillips Fund for Native American Research Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4)

Zia
Alternate forms: Sia
Language(s): English
Date: circa 1920s
Genre: Potsherds
Extent: 5 folders, 1 set of potsherds
Description: The Zia materials in the Elsie Clews Parsons papers consist of information found 5 folders titled "Zuni - Notes by Alfred L. Kroeber" in Subcollection II, Series IV, "Research Notes," which includes some information on Zia. Some of this material may be restricted due to cultural sensitivity or privacy concerns. Additional relevant material may appear in correspondence folders.
Collection: Elsie Clews Parsons papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.29)

Mixe | Zoque
Alternate forms: Mixe-Zoque
Language(s): English | Zoque, Copainalá
Date: 1944 and undated
Genre: Essays | Charts
Extent: 3 folders
Description: Three items relating to the Zoque language have been identified in the C. F. Voegelin Papers. They are all in Subcollection II, and consist of three works on Zoque, one each by Joe E. Pierce, George Motherwell, and William L. Wonderly, in Series IV. Works by Others. Wonderly's 1944 monograph is described as "a sketch of the chief phonological and morphological features of the Zoque language as spoken in in Copainalá, Chiapas, Mexico," and includes a chart. Researchers should also consult the general entry for Mexico and might be interested in Series II. Research Notes, Subseries VI. Penutian, including Mayan and Zoque.
Collection: C. F. Voegelin Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.68)

Kwakwaka'wakw | Ndau | Zulu
Language(s): Ndau | German | English | Zulu
Date: ca. 1920s
Type:Text
Extent: ca. 220 pages, 39 notebooks
Description: The Zulu material in the ACLS collection consists of brief references scattered throughout items AfBnd.3 and AfBnd.4, "Ndau lexica and ethnographic slips" and "Texts on Ndau culture" in the "Non-American and non-linguistic material" section of the finding aid. The extent and subjects of the Zulu material have not been fully evaluated, but they are believed to have come from Simango's knowledge, typically with reference to Ndau (Chindau).
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Zulu
Language(s): English
Date: Undated
Extent: 15 photographs
Description: The Zulu materials in the Frank G. Speck Papers consist of 15 photographs, which appear to be all, or nearly all, from published sources. These are found in the "Series III: Photos" section of Subcollection I. (Use "Ctrl + F" or "Commnd + F" keyword search for "Zulu" to locate these items in the collection guide quickly.)
Collection: Frank G. Speck Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.126)

Zuni
Language(s): English | Zuni
Date: 1992-1993
Extent: 3 sound tape reels (16 min.) : DIGITIZED
Description: Field recordings of the Zuni language made in New Mexico. Contains two autobiographical texts, word list, lexical items, and aphorisms. (NOTE: This material has been digitized and can be accessed online for free by users not physically at the APS Library through a login and password. Please see our Audio Access Page for information on how to request these materials.)
Collection: Zuni language data (Mss.Rec.177)

Zuni
Language(s): English | Zuni
Date: 1920
Type:Text
Extent: 1 notebook; Circa 7,000 slips
Description: The Zuni material in the ACLS collection consists of 2 items found in the "Zuni" section of the finding aid. The first is a field notebook recorded by Franz Boas with Vocabularies and shorthand ethnographic notes, subsequently transcribed elsewhere. The second item is a lexicon of approximatetly 7000 word slips by Ruth Bunzel arranged alphabetically and also by grammatical categories. This lexicon is based, apparently, on field notes not at the APS.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)