Edward Friel word lists

Edward Friel word lists

Dates: approximately 1880

Handwritten word lists. The items are lists of words from Indian languages with their English equivalents. One list is associated with the "Snake" (Shoshoni) Indians of Idaho, and the other is believed to relate to the Shisika Indians. The date of composition of the materials is uncertain. They were probably written some time in the late nineteenth century.

  • Extent: 2 items (circa 50 p.)
  • Creator: Friel, Edward
  • Call Number: MSS 440
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 440; Edward Friel word lists; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 440, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Retail Trade; Shoshoni Indians--History--Sources; Shoshoni language--History--Sources; Siksika Indians--History--Sources; Siksika language--History--Sources
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Friel (Edward) word lists
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Finding aid prepared by Andrea Wyss
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-19T04:17-0700
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Biographical History

Merchant who traded with Indians in Idaho and Wyoming.

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