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Gibbs, George 1815-1873

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Works: 229 works in 448 publications in 5 languages and 4,079 library holdings
Genres: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  History  Dictionaries  Diaries  Registers  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Treaties 
Roles: Translator, Composer, Editor
Classifications: F593, 973.4
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Memoirs of the administrations of Washington and John Adams, edited from the papers of Oliver Wolcott, secretary of the Treasury by George Gibbs ( Book )
11 editions published between 1846 and 1971 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dictionary of the Chinook jargon, or, Trade language of Oregon by George Gibbs ( Book )
39 editions published between 1860 and 2008 in English and Chinook jargon and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alphabetical vocabularies of the Clallam and Lummi by George Gibbs ( Book )
30 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The tribe of Clallams, as they are usually called by the residents of Washington Territory..., inhabit the southern shore of Fuca Strait... The Lummi tribe live on the lower part of a river heading in the Cascade Range, north-east of Mount Baker, and emptying by two mouths, one into Bellingham Bay, the other into the Gulf of Georgia." --Pref
Alphabetical vocabulary of the Chinook language by George Gibbs ( Book )
20 editions published between 1863 and 1995 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The nation, or rather family, to which the generic name of Chinook has attached, formerly inhabited both banks of the Columbia River, from its mouth to the Grand Dalles..." Pref. The tribes speaking the language were the Chinooks proper, the Wakiakums, Willopahs, Clatsops, Cathlamets and Cooniacs
Notes on the Tinneh or Chepewyan Indians of British and Russian America by George Gibbs ( Book )
19 editions published between 1866 and 1999 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indian tribes of Washington Territory by George Gibbs ( Book )
9 editions published between 1855 and 1999 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grammar and dictionary of the Yakama language by Charles Marie Pandosy ( Book )
15 editions published between 1862 and 1984 in English and North American Indian and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A dictionary of the Chinook jargon, or trade language of Oregon by George Gibbs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Gibb's [sic] journal of Redick McKee's expedition through northwestern California in 1851 by George Gibbs ( Book )
4 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tribes of the extreme Northwest by William Healey Dall ( Book )
12 editions published between 1877 and 1981 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pacific Northwest letters of George Gibbs by George Gibbs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instructions for research relative to the ethnology and philology of America by George Gibbs ( Book )
2 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoirs of the administrations of Washington and John Adams edited from papers of Oliver Wolcott, Secretary of the Treasury by George Gibbs ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alutiiq NA10 ( )
in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of 34 documents describes the Eskimo groups of southern Alaska. The Alutiiq, also referred to in the literature as the Pacific Eskimo(s), are located from the Alaska Peninsula east to Prince William Sound, including the Koniag of Kodiak Island and the Chugach of the Kenai Peninsula. The time period covered is from about 1774, at the time of the first Russian-Eskimo contacts, to approximately 2000. Most of these documents are about the Koniag of Kodiak Island, with some emphasis on the villages of Old Harbor, Karluk, and Kaguyak
Letter to the Hon. J. Gregory Smith of Vermont, president of the Northern Pacific railroad, on the "San Juan" treaty by George Gibbs ( Book )
5 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Suggestions relative to objects of scientific investigation in Russian America by Smithsonian Institution ( Book )
3 editions published in 1867 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shea's library of American linguistics by John Gilmary Shea ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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