TITLE

The Awáswas Language

AUTHOR(S)
Shipley, William
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Gathering of Voices: The Native Peoples of the California Centra;2002, p173
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the Awáswas Language spoken in the Santa Cruz County, California. According to the author, three scholars arrived in the county between 1878 and 1888 to salvage the Awáswas Language, which include French Alphonse Pinart, Jeremiah Curtin, and H. W. Henshaw. A brief description of each scholar is provided. A list of Awáswas word such as abalone, beads, and adobe is also presented.
ACCESSION #
59685917

 

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