Journal of Travels over the Rocky Mountains.
By Rev. Samuel Parker. 12mo. Ithaca, N. Y., 1838.
"Vocabulary of the Chenook language, as spoken about
Fort Vancouver," pp. 336
Ethnography and Philology of the United States Exploring
Expedition. By Horatio Hale. 4to. Philadelphia:
Lea & Blanchard, 1846.
A vocabulary of the "Jargon or Trade Language of
Oregon," with an essay thereon, and phrases, is given in this work, pp. 636
Transactions of the American Ethnological Society.
2 vols., 8vo. New York: Barlett & Weldford, 1845, 1848.
In vol. ii., pp. 62
60, under title of "Hale’s Indians
of Northwest America," is a partial reprint of the above.
Rev Z. B. Z. Bolduc, "Mission de la Colombie,"
8vo. Quebec, 1843.
The Lord’s Prayer in Jargon, "et quelques mots Tchinoucs
et Sneomus." The Snohomish is a tribe of Puget Sound. The Chinook
words are merely Jargon.
Journal of Travels over the Rocky Mountains,
&c. By Joel Palmer. 2mo. Cincinnatti, 1847, 1852.
"Words used in the Chinook Jargon," pp. 147
Adventures of the First Settlers on the Oregon or Columbia
River, &c. By Alexander Ross. 12mo. London, 1848.
Ross gives a "Chinook Vocabulary," pp. 342
and words of the "mixed dialect," p. 349. His Chinook is, however,
Ten Years in Oregon. By D. Lee and F. H.
Frost. 12mo. New York, 1844.
"A short vocabulary of the Clatsop dialect."
This is likewise Jargon.
History, &c., of the Indian Tribes of the United
States. Collected by Henry R. Schoolcraft. 4to. Parts 1
Philadelphia, 1851, 1855.
Lieut. G. F. Emmons gives a brief "Klatsop Vocabulary"
in Part III., pp. 223, 224, which is of the same character.
Note 1 to article, "Philosophy of Utterance," Part V.,
551, a "Vocabulary of the Chinook Jargon."
Vocabulary of the Jargon or Trade Language of Oregon.
English, French, and Jargon. 8vo. Washington, 1853. pp. 22.
Printed by the Smithsonian Institution, for private
distribution. Without title-page. This is the one by M. Lionnet,
before referred to.
The Northwest Coast; or, Three Years’ Residence in
Washington Territory. By James G. Swan. 12mo. New
York: Harpers, 1857.
"A Vocabulary of the Chehalis and Chenook or Jargon
Languages, with the derivation of the words used in the latter," pp. 412
A Complete Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon.
Chinook, and Chinook
English. To which is added numerous conversations, &c.
3d edition. 24mo, pp. 24. Portland, Oregon: published by S. J.
Several editions of this work have been published;
the last which I have seen, in 1862.
Guide-Book to the Gold Regions of Frazer River.
With a map of the different routes, &c. 24mo, pp. 55. New
A vocabulary of the Jargon, pp. 45
The Chinook Jargon and English and French Equivalent
Forms. In "Steamer Bulletin," San Francisco, June 21, 1858.
Contains an unarranged vocabulary of 354 words and
The Canoe and the Saddle. By Theodore Winthrop.
12mo. Boston: Ticknor & Fields. 1863.
"A partial vocabulary of the Chinook Jargon," pp. 299
History of the Oregon Territory, &c.
By John Dunn. 2d 3dition. London, 1846.
"A few specimens of the language of the Millbank
and Chinook tribes." Chinook tribe: 50 words and phrases,
including digits. These words, as usual, are in great part "Jargon,"
and belong to the Nootkan, not to the Chinook.
Besides the above, one, of which I have not the
title before me, has been published by Mr. A. C. Anderson, and several
in the newspapers of Oregon and Washington Territory.
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