Historical information: Jane Hill is a professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Arizona. She received a Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1966. Her primary area of research is on the Uto-Aztecan languages. She has conducted field work on three of them: Cupeño, Nahuatl and Tohono O'odham. She published a reference grammar of Cupeño in 2003.
Scope and content: The Materials document Hill's field research on Cupeño. The collection is structured as follows. Items in the series beginning HillJ.001.001 contain original field notebooks and notes. Items in the series beginning HillJ.002.001 contain audio recordings. Items in the series beginning HillJ.003.001 contain lexical file slips. Items in the series beginning HillJ.004.001 contain derivative materials and other miscellaneous papers and documents.
Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
Preferred citation: Jane H. Hill Materials on the Cupeño Language, SCL HillJ, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2N877Q5
Description: Interlinear transcription of over 38 Cupeño texts. Includes table of contents with partial guide to which tape contains which text. Contains some grammatical notes and wordlists at the end.