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Title Letter [manuscript]: Chicago, Ill., to Wm. D. Barge, Chicago, 1919 Feb. 27
Author Batice, Walter
Date
Document Type Correspondence
Description From the Newberry Library Catalogue: Letter, dated Feb. 27, 1919, from Walter Batice (Sheet Lightning), to Mr. William D. Barge in Chicago, containing the Sac and Fox alphabet. Batice lists the Sac and Fox ABC’s, with English phonetic equivalents, arranged in eight columns. He also includes his Indian name and the word "friend-fish" as examples, giving the English sounds first, and below them, the Indian equivalents.
Names Barge, Mr., William D.
Places Chicago, Illinois, United States
Keywords language, linguistics, vocabulary, naming, translation, translator
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters
Tribe / Nation
Culture Area Northeast
Language Sac and Fox
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT box Ayer MS 1669
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue