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Gibbs, George 1815-1873

Overview
Works: 239 works in 525 publications in 5 languages and 4,730 library holdings
Genres: History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Reference works  Dictionaries  Diaries  Registers (Lists)  Handbooks and manuals  Treaties 
Roles: Author, 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 )

18 editions published between 1846 and 1971 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dictionary of the Chinook jargon, or trade language of Oregon by George Gibbs( Book )

55 editions published between 1860 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the Tinneh or Chepewyan Indians of British and Russian America by George Gibbs( Book )

20 editions published between 1866 and 1999 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alphabetical vocabularies of the Clallam and Lummi by George Gibbs( Book )

26 editions published between 1863 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 232 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."--Preface
Alphabetical vocabulary of the Chinook language by George Gibbs( Book )

26 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in English and held by 231 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
Indian tribes of Washington Territory by George Gibbs( Book )

8 editions published between 1967 and 1999 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Material in this booklet was taken from Executive Document No.91, House of Representatives for the Second Session of the 33d Congress... The correct title is : Reports of explorations and surveys, to ascertain the most practical and economic route for a railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean ... " p.8
Instructions for research relative to the ethnology and philology of America by George Gibbs( Book )

10 editions published in 1863 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Gibb's [sic] journal of Redick McKee's expedition through northwestern California in 1851 by George Gibbs( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alutiiq : NA10( )

in English and held by 83 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
Grammar and dictionary of the Yakama language by Charles Marie Pandosy( Book )

14 editions published between 1862 and 1970 in English and North American Indian and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribes of the extreme Northwest / Tribes of western Washington and northwestern Oregon / by George Gibbs by William Healey Dall( Book )

16 editions published between 1877 and 1981 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pt. I. Tribes of the extreme Northwest: On the distribution and nomenclature of the native tribes of Alaska and the adjacent tereritory, with a map. On succession in the shell-heaps of the Aleutian islands. On the origin of the Innuit. Appendix: Notes on the natives of Alaska, by J. Furnhelm. Terms of the relationship used by the Innuit, by W.H. Dall. comparative vocabularies, by g. Gibs and W.H. Dall. - pt. II. Tribes of western Washington and
Pacific Northwest letters of George Gibbs by George Gibbs( Book )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tribes of western Washington & northwestern Oregon by George Gibbs( Book )

9 editions published between 1877 and 1970 in English and held by 41 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 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soil survey, Bonner County, Idaho by Edwin Noel Poulson( Book )

4 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative vocabularies of the tribes of western Washington & northwestern Oregon : the languages of the Selish tribes ... by George Gibbs( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The march of the mounted riflemen : first United States military expedition to travel the full length of the Oregon trail from Fort Leavenworth to Fort Vancouver, May to October, 1849, as recorded in the journals of Major Osborne Cross and George Gibbs and the official report of Colonel Loring
Alternative Names
George Gibbs American geologist and ethnologist

Gibbs, G.W.

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A dictionary of the Chinook jargon, or trade language of Oregon