Daily Archive: July 8, 2022

The “Slavey Jargon”/rubbaboo as a trace of Métis in the far Northwest

Hayu masi / maarsii to Dr. Keren Rice, my linguist colleague who kindly shared a copy of Craig Mishler’s 2008 article with me.

‘The country of the dead’ in Chinuk Wawa

Additional precious information from George Gibbs’s 1877 ethnography of “Tribes of Western Washington and Northwestern Oregon“…