The Phonetics of Interior Salish

Mss.Rec.253

Date: 1993-1996 | Size: 4 tape(s)

Abstract

Linguistic field recordings in Vancouver, Lillooet, and Victoria, British Columbia, and Seattle. Elicitation of lexical items in five languages (St'at'imcets, Nlaka'pamuctsin, Gitksan, Nuu-chah-nulth, and Tlingit) to record consonant-vowel interaction and unusual consonant types.

Digital objects note

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Collection Information

Physical description

4 audiocassettes (3 hr., 26 min.) : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo.

4 audiocassettes (3 hr., 26 min.) : analog, 1 7/8 ips, stereo.

Provenance

Presented by Nicola Bessell in February 1997. This material was recorded with the assistance of a Phillips Fund grant.

Processing information

Collection digitized and cataloged by Brian Carpenter during the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation funded audio digitization project, 2008-2014.

Related material

Fieldnotes and lexical lists used in recordings are available in the Phillips Fund Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4).

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Gitksan language
  • Lillooet language
  • Nootka language
  • Ntlakyapamuk language
  • Salishan languages
  • Tlingit language


Detailed Inventory

Audio recordings
  
01-01. Ned, Gertrude. Ned, Bucky. Bessell, Nicola.
St'at'imcets (Lilloeet Salish) word list and lexical items
1996-12-161 .mp3; 00:27:55

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:27:55


Geographic Name(s): Lillooet (B.C.)

Subject(s): Lillooet language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3339

01-02. Frank, Beverly. Bessell, Nicola.
St'at'imcets (Lilloeet Salish) word list and lexical items [1 of 2]
1996-12-181 .mp3; 00:03:05

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:03:05


Geographic Name(s): Lillooet (B.C.)

Subject(s): Lillooet language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3334

01-03. Bessell, Nicola. Frank, Beverly.
St'at'imcets (Lilloeet Salish) word list and lexical items [2 of 2]
1996-12-181 .mp3; 00:05:22

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General physical description: 00:05:22


Geographic Name(s): Lillooet (B.C.)

Subject(s): Lillooet language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3333

01-04. Bessell, Nicola. Whitley, Rose.
St'at'imcets (Lilloeet Salish) lexical items: #1-101
1993-08-061 .mp3; 00:14:41

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General physical description: 00:14:41


Geographic Name(s): Lillooet (B.C.)

Subject(s): Lillooet language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3337

01-05. Whitley, Rose. Bessell, Nicola.
St'at'imcets (Lilloeet Salish) lexical items: #102-171
1993-08-061 .mp3; 00:10:56

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:10:56


Geographic Name(s): Lillooet (B.C.)

Subject(s): Lillooet language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3335

02-01. Bessell, Nicola. Whitley, Rose.
St'at'imcets (Lilloeet Salish) lexical items: #172-end
1993-08-081 .mp3; 00:02:02

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:02


Geographic Name(s): Lillooet (B.C.)

Subject(s): Lillooet language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3338

02-02. Bessell, Nicola. Ursaki, Dorothy.
Ntlakyapamuk (Thompson-Salish) lexical items
1993-07-201 .mp3; 00:10:21

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:10:21


Geographic Name(s): Vancouver (B.C.)

Subject(s): Ntlakyapamuk language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3340

03-01. Louie, George. Bessell, Nicola.
Ahousaht (Nuuchahnulth : Nootka) word list & lexical items: #1-46
1993-07-261 .mp3; 00:05:54

The speaker speaks in the Ahousaht dialect of Nuu-chah-nulth.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:05:54


Geographic Name(s): Victoria (B.C.)

Subject(s): Nootka language

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3336

03-02. Louie, George. Bessell, Nicola.
Ahousaht (Nuuchahnulth : Nootka) word list & lexical items: #48-end
1993-08-121 .mp3; 00:16:52

The speaker speaks in the Ahousaht dialect of Nuu-chah-nulth.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:16:52


Geographic Name(s): Victoria (B.C.)

Subject(s): Nootka language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3343

03-03. Bessell, Nicola. Sennott, Barbara.
Gitksan word list and lexical items: #1-53
1993-08-091 .mp3; 00:07:37

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:07:37


Geographic Name(s): Vancouver (B.C.)

Subject(s): Gitksan language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3342

03-04. Bessell, Nicola. Sennott, Barbara.
Gitksan word list and lexical items: #54-114
1993-08-161 .mp3; 00:12:26

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General physical description: 00:12:26


Geographic Name(s): Vancouver (B.C.)

Subject(s): Gitksan language

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3344

03-05. Sennott, Barbara. Bessell, Nicola.
Gitksan word list and lexical items: #115-123
1993-08-171 .mp3; 00:02:50

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:50


Geographic Name(s): Vancouver (B.C.)

Subject(s): Gitksan language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3346

03-06. Bessell, Nicola. Sennott, Barbara.
Gitksan word list and lexical items: #124-end
1993-08-171 .mp3; 00:07:27

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General physical description: 00:07:27


Geographic Name(s): Vancouver (B.C.)

Subject(s): Gitksan language

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3345

04-01. Newton, Richard. Bessell, Nicola.
Tlingit word list and lexical items: #1-73
1994-07-301 .mp3; 00:28:24

The speaker was born in Kake, Alaska, with Tlingit as his first language. He speaks in a transitional dialect of Tlingit.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:28:24


Geographic Name(s): Seattle (Wash.)

Subject(s): Tlingit language

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3364

04-02. Bessell, Nicola. Newton, Richard.
Tlingit word list and lexical items: #74-142
1994-07-311 .mp3; 00:18:45

The speaker was born in Kake, Alaska, with Tlingit as his first language. He speaks in a transitional dialect of Tlingit.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:18:45


Geographic Name(s): Seattle (Wash.)

Subject(s): Tlingit language

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3362

04-03. Newton, Richard. Bessell, Nicola.
Tlingit word list and lexical items: #142 continuation and short speech
1994-07-311 .mp3; 00:01:15

The speaker was born in Kake, Alaska, with Tlingit as his first language. He speaks in a transitional dialect of Tlingit.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:15


Geographic Name(s): Seattle (Wash.)

Subject(s): Tlingit language

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3365

04-04. Newton, Richard. Bessell, Nicola.
Tlingit word list and lexical items: #144-end
1994-08-021 .mp3; 00:21:21

The speaker was born in Kake, Alaska, with Tlingit as his first language. He speaks in a transitional dialect of Tlingit.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:21:21


Geographic Name(s): Seattle (Wash.)

Subject(s): Tlingit language

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3363

04-05. Brown, Judson. Bessell, Nicola.
Tlingit word list and lexical items: #1-end
1994-08-011 .mp3; 00:08:43

The speaker speaks in the northern dialect of Tlingit.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Audiocassette) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:08:43


Geographic Name(s): Seattle (Wash.)

Subject(s): Tlingit language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3366