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Title (1) Obitateli severo-zapadnick beregov ameriki. Syn Otechestva 7:51-82 (1839 Photocopy). (2) Statistiche und ethnographische Nachrichten Uber die Russischen Besitzungen an der Nordwestkiiste von Amerika. Ed. by Karl Ernst Von Baer, St. Petersberg,
Description:(3) is translation of (1); (2) is German translation with additional material by Von Baer.  Page numbers below are for (1), (2). and (3), respectively.  Pp. 54-56/101-103/8-9, discussion of "Kolchan of the Copper River," to be identified with Tanacross, placing them 10-14 days' journey inland.  (2) only, p. 259, 97 items "Kolchan" on comparative table, resembling Tanacross more than any other Alaskan language; doubtless taken from an informant who had come to the coast.
4) is original ms. and photocopy of Mike Krauss notes on Wrangell's Tanacross Vocabulary.
Comments All photocopied excerpts from reports, no originals.  Full texts available in Rasmuson Library.  Item (4) not in original catalogue.
Contributors Wrangell, Ferdinand von (author)
Type Text
Subject Language(s) Tanacross
LingType lexicon
Files: TC835W1839.pdf

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