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Title [Tsimshian fieldnotes, Port Simpson.]
Description:Nine ms. notebooks; only pp. 55-132 of Notebook IV are in our collection. Fieldnotes, mostly in English, but with hundreds of personal names, house names, place names, clan and crest names and specialized terms throughout. Also ca. 200 pp. song texts, especially in notebooks II-VII, IX, transcribed from recordings, typed and reviewed with Melville Jacobs in 1952; some traditional texts, books II, IV. Lexicon especially in books III, IV, ca. 25 pp.
Contributors Beynon, William (author)
Garfield, Viola (author)
Type Text
Subject Language(s) Tsimshian
LingType lexicon
Files: TS928GB1932.pdf

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