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Resource Details

Identifier:HAS791H1791
Title The Narrative of a Voyage to the North West Coast of America and China on Trade and Discoveries by John Hoskins Performed in the Ship Columbia Rediviva, 1790, 1791, 1792, and 1793.
Description:
Ethnographic description; wordlist, 138 items including numerals, month names, nouns, a few verbs, and a list of chiefs' names, collected August 22-25, 1791 at Cumshewa's Harbor, Queen Charlotte's Island; ms. wordlist; text of pp. 232-7 retyped.  Also, typescript version, pp. 83-90; original ms. at Massachusetts Historical Society. Related to Anonymous and Ingraham's 1791 wordlists.
Contributors Hoskins, John Box (author)
Date1791
Type Text
Subject Language(s) Haida
LingType lexicon


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