Series INSATJ - Indonesia - Sumatra - Atjeh Province
Atjeh, Gayo

Quantity2.3 cm, 3 items
ProvenanceCapell, Arthur

This series contains material from Atjeh, Sumatra. It includes grammatical notes, vocabulary, phrase and sentence lists in Atjeh and English, as well as contrasting words from Atjeh, Gayo, and neighbouring languages.

Atjeh, or Aceh, is governed as a special territory of Indonesia and is located in the north of the island of Sumatra. The territory covers an area f approximately 57,365km2 and its capital is Banda Aceh. In 2004 Aceh was the closest land point to a massive Indian Ocean earthquake that triggered a tsunami, which killed thousands of people, left many more homeless, and devastated the western coast of the region.

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AC2-INSATJ101 Lessons in Atjeh
Atjeh Province, Sumatra
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79 page typed and written text (photostat).

Lessons in Atjeh. Unknown author. Incomplete. In Atjeh and English. Contains vocabulary, phrases and sentences and phrases in spoken Atjeh.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INSATJ101
Date range no dates    Quantity 2 cm,
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier INSATJ101 Series INSATJ
AC2-INSATJ102 De Blauwe Prinses in het Gajo-Meer by C. Snouck Hurgronje
Atjeh Province, Sumatra
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6 page text (photocopy).

De Blauwe Prinses in het Gajo-Meer. By C. Snouck Hurgronje. Reprint from unknwon source. Contains a number of contrasting words from Atjeh, Gayo and related or neighbouring languages.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INSATJ102
Date range 09-11-1902    Quantity 0.2 cm,
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier INSATJ102 Series INSATJ
AC2-INSATJ103 Grammatical notes on Ajeh
Atjeh Province, Sumatra
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5 page manuscript.

Untitled bundle of grammatical notes in Capell's hand, mainly on the Ajeh language. Some references to other Malay languages. Some short hand is used.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-INSATJ103
Date range no dates    Quantity 0.1 cm,
Formats Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier INSATJ103 Series INSATJ

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