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Title Report on the Queen Charlotte Islands, 1878
Description:Text includes native placenames, population estimates by village. Appendix B, Vocabulary of the Haida Indians of the Queen Charlotte Islands, contains comparative wordlist, Skidegate collected by Dawson in 1878 in Skidegate, ca. 400 items; Masset collected by Dawson in 1878 in Massett, ca. 200 items; also Masset kinship terms, provided by Rev. Collison, 33 items. Reprinted in Tolmie and Dawson 1884 with a few more terms for both Skidegate and Masset. Also in collection, typed copy, BCPA, of Vocabulary, probably from publication, hut with 20 additional nouns, probably Masset, on last page.
Contributors Dawson, George M. (author)
Type Text
Subject Language(s) Haida
LingType lexicon
place names
Files: HA875D1880-01.pdf

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