On the prepositions of the Onondago language, [n.d.]


Date: n.d. | Size: 1 volume(s), 1 volume, 36 p.


This volume records Onondaga words and their usages. Prepositions discussed and exemplified in alphabetical order by the German.

Background note

David Zeisberger served as a Moravian missionary.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume, 36 p.


Received and accessioned, 1900 (5790).

Early American History Note

This small, bound notebook contains German equivalents for prepositions in the Onondago language. The manuscript appears to be in David Zeisberger's hand, with his name listed on the title page, although the cardboard cover bears the signature of Paul Zeisberger.

Indexing Terms


  • Language Material
  • Native American Materials


  • Indians of North America -- Languages
  • Language and Linguistics
  • Native America
  • Onondaga language
  • Religion