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Pinart, A. L. (Alphonse Louis) Letters to Albert Samuel Gatschet : ALS, 1879-1889.
BANC MSS 68/51 z; BANC MSS 68/51 z microfilm
Collection Overview

Title:

Letters to Albert Samuel Gatschet : ALS, 1879-1889

Creator/Contributor:

Pinart, A. L. (Alphonse Louis), 1852-1911, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907

Creator/Contributor:

Llisa, Pedro de.

Abstract:

The letters were written from San Francisco, New York, Paris, and various places in Mexico and Central America, and deal primarily with linguistics of the original peoples of Mexico and Central America. There is a copy of Fray Pedro de Llisa's Confesionario en Idioma del Choconate, Paya, Tapaliza, etc.," and bibliographic and linguistic information. A bound volume contains notes, word lists, and clippings (perhaps collected by Gatschet), 1878-1893, relating largely to North American Indian dialects, customs and legends.

Date:

1879 (issued)

Subject:

Linguistics -- Mexico
Linguistics -- Central America
Indians of North America -- Languages
Indians of North America -- Folklore
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs

Note:

Also available on microfilm.

Type:

Glossaries.
Clippings.

Physical Description:

1 box.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 78:18) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 68/51 z
BANC MSS 68/51 z microfilm

Origin:

Mexico