Resource Details

Title Alaskan Innuit vocabularies.
Description:Ms.  Two lists, Eskimo-English (190 pp.), and English-Eskimo (219 pp.) with brief introduction.  Lexicon from St. Michael ("Unalit," largest amount, ca. 2,500 items), Pastolik (Kotlik dialect), "Mission" (Ikogmiut, Russian Mission), Kolmakovsky (Kuskokwim), Cape Vancouver (Tununak), Nunivak Island, all Central Yupik; "Malimiut" (Kobuk-Deering dialect), Selawik, Cape Nome, Sledge Island, King Island, and Diomede, all Inupiaq.  Combined compilation of original lists, not located, from fieldwork 1877-1881.  In Pilling, 1887.67, it is noted that Nelson had finished the first part by 1887 and was then working on the second part.
Comments Also catalogued as CY 877 N1877, IN 877 N1877.  Shelved CY.
Contributors Nelson, Edward William (author)
Type Text
Subject Language(s) Comparative Eskimo-Aleut
Files: CE877N1877.pdf

Link to this page:

caution Users may experience a delay when accessing digital files. If your browser times out, simply wait a minute or so and then reload the page. The delay is caused by the mass storage system occasionally needing to load data into the disk cache.

creative commons 3.0 Permission to use digital content for non-commercial, educational purposes is granted under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Report inappropriate content to uaf-anla-dept [at]

Log in               Back to Search              
Back to Top