THE CHINOOK JARGON

A N D   H O W   T O   U S E   I T


 

A COMPLETE AND EXHAUSTIVE

LEXICON OF THE OLDEST TRADE

LANGUAGE OF THE

AMERICAN CONTINENT.

 

BY
GEORGE C. SHAW

1909
SEATTLE
RAINIER PRINTING COMPANY, INC.
116 THIRD AVENUE SO.

 


 

COPYRIGHT 1909 BY

GEORGE C. SHAW

 


 

TO

ERASTUS BRAINERD

 


 

THE CHINOOK JARGON
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CHIEF AUTHORITIES.

Myron Eells, D. D., (manuscript).
George Gibbs, (Smithsonian Institution), printed.
Horatio Hale, M. A., F. R. S. C., (printed).
Charles M. Buchanan, (Haskell Institute), manuscript.
Dr. Franz Boaz, (printed).
Alexander Francis Chamberlain, (printed).
Rev. Paul Gard, (manuscript notes), French words.
W. S. Philips, (El Comancho), criticism.
Mr. and Mrs. H. S. Alfred (Indians), Suquamish, Wash.
Indians, (numerous), Puget Sd., Neah Bay and West Coast.