Two Chukchansi Coyote stories, 1970.


Date: 1970 | Size: 1 item(s), 1 volume, 19 p.


These stories, "The Stink Bug and the Coyote" and "Burden Basket Woman," were told to Berman by Mrs. Maryan Ramirez. Included are English with interlinear Chukchansi translations, grammatical and lexical notes.

Background note

Howard Berman is a linguist.

Digital objects note

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Collection Information

Physical description

1 volume, 19 p.


Presented by Howard Berman and accessioned, 04/17/1981.


These stories were published as "Coyote Stories II" in IJAL-NATS Monograph #6, 1980 (International Journal of American Linguistics).

Indexing Terms


  • Coyote (Legendary character)
  • Folklore -- North America
  • Indians of North America -- Folklore
  • Yokuts Indians
  • Yokuts language -- Texts

Detailed Inventory

 Ramirez, Maryan.
Two Chukchansi Coyote stories
October 1970 20 p