The present Dictionary, divided in two parts, contains the lexical portion of an Oregonian language never before reduced to writing. In view of the numerous obstacles and difficulties encountered in the preparation of such a work, a few hints upon its origin and tendencies will be of service in directing the studies of those who wish to acquire a more intimate knowledge of this energetic and well developed western language.
|Title||Contributions to North American Ethnology, Volume II, Part II: The Klamath Indians of southwestern Oregon: dictionary of the Klamath language|
|Authors||Albert Samuel Gatschet, John Wesley Powell|
|Publication Subtype||USGS Unnumbered Series|
|Record Source||USGS Publications Warehouse|
|USGS Organization||U.S. Geographical and Geological Survey of the Rocky Mountain Region|