Chinook Hymns, 4th Edition

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Database ID28153
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Libraries Special Collections
Fonds/CollectionFather J.M.R. LeJeune
File/Item ReferenceWawa-2-Wawa-S2-9
Date of creationSeptember 1893
Physical description/extent16 pages; Mimeographed
Number of images16
Historical noteNational Union Catalog attributes this booklet to Father LeJeune.
Scope and contentFirst pages features alphabet from a-z with corresponding Chinook shorthand. Hymns composed of Chinook shorthand text with longhand Chinook headings as follows: I. O Tloos St. Joseph; II. Naika chako wawa; III. O Maika Hoos J.-C.; IV. Iakwa alta; V. Sahale-Taye Tanaz; VI. Sahale Taye iaka mamook; VII. Kopet iht Sahale Taye; VIII. O J.-C. Nawitka; IX. Tloos alta nsaika; X. O Tloos Muri nsaika wawa; XI. O Salutaris; XI[repeated] Ankate Okook J.C. Chinook Alphabet is printed upside down on 2nd to last page (appears that pages 2 and 15 have been reversed).
Copyright holderPublic domain
Copyright expiry datePublic domain
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointLeJeune, Jean Marie Raphael
Other notesPagination 1-16.
Treaty boundariesNo treaty
Cultural regionNorthwest Coast
SubjectLanguages and Linguistics
Missions and Missionaries
Language and Linguistics - Chinook Jargon
Christianity - Hymns
Date Range(s)1890-1899
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