Daily Archive: July 22, 2019

hayáaas, kʰə́əəltəs, íiinatay, & Webster on a bridge: Of new languages there are many

This article from 1906 makes some solid points about Chinook Jargon’s status as (a fashionable idea then) an international language….

Lillooet…A Woman Tenderfoot in Bear Country

From the same area and time as “The Story of a Stump“, where hunters found a Chinuk Pipa message in the woods beyond Lillooet…