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    • Collection number: Silver
    • Primary contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Additional contributors: Roy Siniard (researcher), Lily Montgomery (consultant), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Languages: Yuki, Yana (ynn), Kashaya (kju), Shasta (sht), Southern Pomo (peq)
    • Dates: 1960s - approximately 1980 and undated
    • Historical information: Shirley Silver (1926-) is Professor Emerita at Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, California. She received a bachelor's degree (1949) and Ph.D. (1966) from the University of California, Berkeley. Her doctoral thesis was a description of the Shasta language based on fieldwork condicuted in 1957-1961. Over the course of her career she published widely on a variety of topics related to the native languages of California.
    • Scope and content: The Papers document Shirley Silver's research on the indigenous languages of California. This includes a microfilm copy of her Shasta field notes collected in the summers of 1957-1961. Sargent Sambo was her main Shasta language consultant, and she recorded additional material with Clara Wicks (Shasta) and Lily Montgomery (Yana). The collection also includes copies of wordlists for Shasta and Southern Pomo collected by Silver, a pre-publication draft article on Hokan botanical vocabulary, notes on Yuki grammar, and a set of slides featuring the Kashaya alphabet.
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Shirley Silver Papers on California Indian Languages, SCL Silver, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2DV1GTT
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    • Collection number: LA56
    • Primary contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Arthur Anderson (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Dates: 1972-1976
    • Scope and content: Linguistic field recordings: linguistic data; stories; ethnographic data; Reminiscences. Some in English.; Digitization supported by NEH Preservation/Access Grant
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: The Jesse O. Sawyer et al. collection of Yuki sound recordings, LA 56, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/collection/10061
    • Collection number: LA35
    • Primary contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Roy Siniard (researcher), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Additional contributor: Minnie Fulwider (researcher)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Dates: 1966-1968
    • Scope and content: Linguistic field recordings: linguistic data; stories; ethnographic data; additional ethnographic or ethnohistorical texts; reminiscences (English); untitled texts. Some in English; English glosses for some or all.; Digitization supported by NEH Preservation/Access Grant
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: The Roy Siniard and Shirley Silver collection of Yuki sound recordings, LA 35, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/collection/10129
    • Collection number: LA124
    • Primary contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Ike Leaf (consultant)
    • Additional contributors: Lela Rhoades (consultant)
    • Language: Achumawi (acv)
    • Dates: 1970-1976
    • Scope and content: Linguistic field recordings: linguistic data; stories; additional ethnographic or ethnohistorical texts. Some English glosses provided. ; Digitization supported by NEH Preservation/Access Grant
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: The Shirley Silver collection of Achumawi/Pit River sound recordings, LA 124, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/collection/10000
    • Collection number: LA48
    • Primary contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Additional contributors: Clara Wicks (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Dates: 1957-1961
    • Scope and content: Linguistic field recordings: linguistic data; stories; ethnographic data; conversation, reminiscences. Some English glosses and explanations provided.; Digitization supported by NEH Preservation/Access Grant
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings, LA 48, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/collection/10126

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    • Item number: LA48.049
    • Date: Jul 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.049.001.wav was formerly segment number 048_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: A girl reaches puberty, LA 48.049, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15418
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.049.001.wav (46705606 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.047
    • Date: Jul 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.047.001.wav was formerly segment number 046_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: A new born baby, LA 48.047, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15416
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.047.001.wav (27569256 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.048
    • Date: Jul 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.048.001.wav was formerly segment number 047_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Account of a ten-pointer, LA 48.048, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15417
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.048.001.wav (33701056 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.001
    • Date: Apr 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.001.001.wav was formerly segment number 001_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Account of four Indians kill a miner. Includes English discussion., LA 48.001, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15370
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.001.001.wav (181211230 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.022
    • Date: Jul 1957
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.022.001.wav was formerly segment number 022_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Account of killing first deer, LA 48.022, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15391
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.022.001.wav (23714868 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.028
    • Date: Apr 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.028.001.wav was formerly segment number 027_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Account in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Account of the Indians helping the first white men across the river, LA 48.028, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15397
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.028.001.wav (23724120 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.063
    • Date: Jul 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.063.001.wav was formerly segment number 061_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Account of working with Roland B. Dixon, LA 48.063, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15432
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.063.001.wav (108525916 bytes)

    • Item number: LA35.030
    • Date: 02 Jan 1967
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Roy Siniard (researcher), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA35.030.001.wav was formerly segment number 030_1.
    • Place: Sonoma County, CA
    • Description: Formerly numbered as 10:1. Glosses in English.
    • Collection: The Roy Siniard and Shirley Silver collection of Yuki sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Adjectives (frequency or degree); metals; verbs, LA 35.030, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/16909
    • Item number: LA35.020
    • Date: 23 Dec 1966
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Roy Siniard (researcher), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA35.020.001.wav was formerly segment number 020_1.
    • Place: Sonoma County, CA
    • Description: Formerly numbered as 6:3. Glosses in English.
    • Collection: The Roy Siniard and Shirley Silver collection of Yuki sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Adjectives; nouns related to food and insects, LA 35.020, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/16899
    • Item number: LA35.055
    • Date: 08 Apr 1967
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Roy Siniard (researcher), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA35.055.001.wav was formerly segment number 056_1.
    • Place: Sonoma County, CA
    • Description: Formerly numbered as 19:1. Glosses in English.
    • Collection: The Roy Siniard and Shirley Silver collection of Yuki sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Adverbs (a lot of, a bunch of); formation (lined up, in-law, in circle), LA 35.055, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/16934
    • Item number: LA35.048
    • Date: 04 Mar 1967
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Roy Siniard (researcher), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA35.048.001.wav was formerly segment number 049_1.
    • Place: Sonoma County, CA
    • Description: Formerly numbered as 16:2. Glosses in English.
    • Collection: The Roy Siniard and Shirley Silver collection of Yuki sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Adverbs (locations); phrases (to be looking for), LA 35.048, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/16927
    • Item number: LA124.002
    • Date: 06 Aug 1970
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Lela Rhoades (consultant)
    • Language: Achumawi (acv)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA124.002.001.wav was formerly segment number 002_1.
    • Description:  No English glosses.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Achumawi/Pit River sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Anecdote about the life of the consultant's grandfather, LA 124.002, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/17170
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA124.002.001.wav (86446210 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.123
    • Date: 1960
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Clara Wicks (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.123.001.wav was formerly segment number 121_1.
    • Place: Hornbrook
    • Description:  Story in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Anecdote of Charlie's horse, LA 48.123, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15492
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.123.001.wav (36724828 bytes)

    • Item number: LA35.006
    • Date: 02 Oct 1966
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Roy Siniard (researcher), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA35.006.001.wav was formerly segment number 006_1.
    • Place: Sonoma County, CA
    • Description: Formerly numbered as 2:3. Glosses in English.
    • Collection: The Roy Siniard and Shirley Silver collection of Yuki sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Animals; traditional objects and adjectives, LA 35.006, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/16885
    • Item number: LA48.094
    • Date: 1960
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Clara Wicks (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.094.001.wav was formerly segment number 092_1.
    • Place: Hornbrook
    • Description:  Story in English.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Antelope child, LA 48.094, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15463
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.094.001.wav (132336120 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.108
    • Date: 1960
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Clara Wicks (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.108.001.wav was formerly segment number 107_1.
    • Place: Hornbrook
    • Description:  Story in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Antepole child. Version 1., LA 48.108, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15477
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.108.001.wav (61440432 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.109
    • Date: 1960
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Clara Wicks (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.109.001.wav was formerly segment number 107_2.
    • Place: Hornbrook
    • Description:  Story in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Antepole child. Version 2., LA 48.109, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15478
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.109.001.wav (36518334 bytes)

    • Item number: LA35.082
    • Date: 17 Jun 1967
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Roy Siniard (researcher), Minnie Fulwider (consultant)
    • Language: Yuki
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA35.082.001.wav was formerly segment number 085_1.
    • Place: Sonoma County, CA
    • Description: Formerly numbered as 28:3. Glosses in English.
    • Collection: The Roy Siniard and Shirley Silver collection of Yuki sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Antitheses; frequency (more than once), LA 35.082, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/16961
    • Item number: LA48.064
    • Date: Jul 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.064.001.wav was formerly segment number 062_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Autobiographical text of Sargent Sambo, LA 48.064, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15433
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.064.001.wav (311300934 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.006
    • Date: Apr 1958
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Sargent Sambo (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.006.001.wav was formerly segment number 006_1.
    • Places: Hornbrook; Oak Knoll Ranger Station
    • Description:  Text in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Basketry. Includes an English discussion., LA 48.006, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15375
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.006.001.wav (140880222 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.112
    • Date: 1960
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Clara Wicks (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.112.001.wav was formerly segment number 110_1.
    • Place: Hornbrook
    • Description:  Story in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Bat and thunder, LA 48.112, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15481
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.112.001.wav (46035138 bytes)

    • Item number: LA48.107
    • Date: 1960
    • Contributors: Shirley Silver (researcher), Clara Wicks (consultant)
    • Language: Shasta (sht)
    • Availability: Online access by request.
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA48.107.001.wav was formerly segment number 106_1.
    • Place: Hornbrook
    • Description:  Story in Shasta.
    • Collection: The Shirley Silver collection of Shasta sound recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Bear and lizard child, LA 48.107, Berkeley Language Center, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15476
    • Digital assets in this Item (not available for download):
      LA48.107.001.wav (64339338 bytes)