Notes on Onondaga and Tuscarora; . . . Mohawk suffixes


Date: Circa 1951 | Size: 2 volume(s)


The volume consists of Onondaga verbs, possessive pronouns, nouns, Cartier's vocabulary, and compound pronouns, obtained August 5, 1951, at Ohsweken, Ontario, froman Onondaga speaker. Includes Tuscarora word list, similar to above, but with equivalents for many items in Oneida, Mohawk, and Cayuga, obtained from a multi-lingual speaker, August 10-21, 1951. List of Mohawk suffixes obtained from Charles Cooke, August 21, 1951.

Background note

Marius Barbeau, 1883-1969, worked as an anthropologist, ethnologist and folklorist.

Collection Information

Physical description

2 volumes. (497.2 B235 & 497.2 B235a)


Donated by Marious Barbeau, 1951.

Indexing Terms


  • Onondaga language
  • Tuscarora language