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Books: Anthropological Ling, Wyandot: Johnston, Barton

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  1. tschiavo, A Vocabulary of Wyandot: Johnston, Barton

Message 1: A Vocabulary of Wyandot: Johnston, Barton

Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2003 10:36:03 +0000
From: tschiavo <>
Subject: A Vocabulary of Wyandot: Johnston, Barton

Title: A Vocabulary of Wyandot
Series Title: American Language Reprints
Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Evolution Publishing		 
Book URL:
Author: John Johnston 
Author: Benjamin Smith Barton 

Hardback: ISBN: 1889758329, Pages: 45, Price: $28

This volume contains 145 words of Wyandot collected by Col. John
Johnston in 1819. Johnston was an Indian agent and "beloved friend"
who was associated with the Wyandot and Shawnee tribes in Ohio for
over 50 years. The volume also includes a smaller sample of about 40
Wyandot words collected by Benjamin Smith Barton in the late 18th
century. Also included are three sets Wyandot numerals collected by
Conrad Weiser (1755), William Walker (1851), and Samuel Haldeman

Lingfield(s): Anthropological Linguistics
	`	Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Wyandot (Language code: WYA)

Areal Regions: Native American

Written In: English (Language Code: ENG)

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