Original 1846 edition of the fundemental work on the Aleut language, the Eastern (Fox Island) dialect.
Published in 1846 in St. Petersburg, Russia by the Imperial Academy of Sciences. Physical description: 237p. File type: PDF 44.44MB
The Paul Silook collection includes six journals, two inserts from journal six, and four letters written by Paul Silook to Frederick Zeusler. This collection is organized into two series. Series one consists of four letters written by Paul Silook...
[hand-numbered: 116 p.; as listed in front of book with exception of bracketed title that is in book , but not listed in front]
1. War story between Council & S. Michael people
2. Story of Atrovik
3. Island Story
Three children next to Riddleford School; according to the teacher's report in the Historical Record, "This community is quite stable; its member consisting mostly of guides, trappers, fur (fox & mink) farmers, and Bureau of Public Roads men....
2. Hillery McKenna
3. Wren Girl (crossed out)
4. John Meyers
5. Geo Nelson
1. Lucile Fox
2. Alice King
3. Henrietta Heid
4. Celia Tibbits
5. Hilda Lillestrand
6. B. Mullea
7. B. Olds
Title taken from verso. Verso: Seated: Walter S. Pinkus, Wm. J. Niemi, A.F. Ghiglione, H.B. Schultz, B.D. Stewart Jr. Standing: John C. Fox, William P. Cameron, H.W. Johansen, M.C. Zimmerman, E.J. White, L.A. Hatchett, John M. Cooley, Harry O....
Title taken from image. Verso: Bob Caughle(?) on coffee mill, Reginald Peterson, and Edwin Fox at radial with child. Signs in image: Imperial; Bissell's; Just received, fresh shipment, White House coffee; Pure foods, All goods sold in this store...
Title from caption. Photograph of a part of the Andersons' fox pen. Narrative in photo album reads: "Above are some baby foxes being reared for their furs. This was part of the Andersen [sic] money income."