Series INLSC - Indonesia - Lesser Sunda Islands
Various Lesser Sunda languages

Date Rangec. 1899 - c. 1930
Quantity1.11 cm, 7 items
ProvenanceCapell, Arthur

This series contains material from the Lesser Sunda Islands, in particular from Ndao, Sumba, Roti, and Sumbawa (however it is not limited to languages from these places). It includes one printed article (in Dutch), as well as comparative vocabulary lists between several languages and handwritten grammatical notes in Capellís hand.

The Nusa Tenggara, or Lesser Sunda Islands, are a group of islands in the middle-south part of the Malay Archipelago. Together with the Greater Sunda Islands to the west they make up the Sunda Islands.

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AC2-INLSCV101 Untitled word list.
Various Lesser Sunda languages, Islands in the Lesser Sunda chain.
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Typescript/manuscript. Probably compiled by Capell, with annotations in his hand. Comparisons are made with a number of languages in the Lesser Sunda chain and beyond (including Leti, Solar, Ron, Wabo) as well as Iraruto (Irahutu) on the south side of Bintumi Bay in West Irian's Vogelkop area. However this language is not identified.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INLSCV101
Date range no date    Quantity 0.01 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier NLSCV101 Series INLSC
AC2-INLSND101 Iets over de taal van Dao.
Ndao, Ndao Island, Lesser Sunda Islands
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Typescript. By J.C.G. Jonkers. Photocopy. Notes on the Ndao language in Dutch. Includes comparisons with words from other nearby languages in the Lesser Sunda.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INLSND101
Date range ca. 1903    Quantity 0.03 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier LSND101 Series INLSC
AC2-INLSND102 Dao Story Text.
Ndao, Ndao Island, Lesser Sunda Islands
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Manuscript. With interlinear gloss[ary]. Prepared by Capell (his hand) after Jonkers in Album Kern, 1903.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INLSND102
Date range ca. 1903    Quantity 0.02 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier LSND102 Series INLSC
AC2-INLSSA101 Sawunisch Woordenlisjt by J. K. Wingaarden
Lesser Sundas
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119 page text (photocopy).

Sawunisch Woordenlijst. By J. K. Wingaarden. Konink. Inst. TLV van NI. Date and other details not known. Sawu - Dutch vocabulary with some notes on grammar.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INLSSA101
Date range c. 1900 - c. 1930, Early 20th Century    Quantity 1 cm,
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier INLSSA101 Series INLSC
AC2-INLSSA102 Bijdrage Tot de Kennis van het Sawusch Dialect by J. G. F. Riedel
Lesser Sundas
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3 page text (photocopy).

Bijdrage Tot de Kennis van het Sawusch Dialect. By J. G. F. Riedel. From Bijdragen TLV, 1889: 10-12. Comments on the Sawu Dialect spoken by Sawuan colonists of East Sumba.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INLSSA102
Date range 01-01-1899    Quantity 0.02 cm,
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier INLSSA102 Series INLSC
AC2-INLSSU101 Brief notes on Sumba, Roti and Bima verbs.
Sumba, Roti, Bima, Sumba Island, Lesser Sundas.
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Manuscript. By Capell (his hand).

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INLSSU101
Date range no date    Quantity 0.01 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier LSSU101 Series INLSC
AC2-INSBW101 Text in Sumbawa with an English interlinear gloss[ary] and grammatical notes.
Sumbawa, Sumbawa I., Indonesia - Lesser Sundas
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Manuscript. In Capell's hand.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INSBW101
Date range no date    Quantity 0.02 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier INSBW101 Series INLSC

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