Alaska Native Language Archive

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Title Haida names for animals
Wordlist, 68 birds, 28 mammals, 23 fishes, ca. 70 other. Submitted to ANLC by George F. MacDonald, who writes: "Newcombe first visited Queen Charlotte Islands in 1895 and on several subsequent visits. He worked with informant in Victoria and these notes were probably made about 1902. There is other scattered lexical material in the collection, particularly relating to material culture, architectural, placenames."
11 pp.
Contributors Newcombe, Charles F. (author)
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Subject Language(s) Haida
LingType lexicon
Files: HAS901N1902-01.pdf

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