Series SIBAUR - Solomon Islands - East San Cristoval Island - Inland from Wanioni Bay

Date Rangeno date
Quantity0.11 cm, 3 items
ProvenanceCapell, Arthur

This series contains material from east San Cristoval Island, inland from Wanioni Bay, concentrating on the Bauro/Narihua language. It includes comparative vocabulary lists (English-Bauro/Narihua), and typed notes on Bauro/Narihua grammar.

The Island of Makira (formerly San Cristobal) in the Solomon Islands is the largest island of Makira/Ulawa Province. The island is located east of Guadalcanal. The largest city is Kirakira.

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An alternate spelling of San Cristoval Island appears to be San Cristobal Island; it is also known as Makira Island.

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AC2-SIBAUR101 Bauro word list and some phrases/sentences.
Bauro/Narihua (inland from Wanioni Bay), Solomon Islands, East San Cristoval (Makira) I.
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Manuscript. Paper in poor condition (minor repair).

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-SIBAUR101
Date range no date    Quantity 0.01 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier IBAUR101 Series SIBAUR
AC2-SIBAUR102 Narihua vocabulary.
Bauro/Narihua (inland from Wanioni Bay), Solomon Islands, East San Cristoval (Makira) I.
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Typescript/manuscript. Compiler not named. Probably collected at Wanioni Bay. 332 words.

Images 1 - 11 inclusive appear to be on orange paper, which may be a photographical error, but are legible.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-SIBAUR102
Date range no date    Quantity 0.07 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier IBAUR102 Series SIBAUR
AC2-SIBAUR103 Narihua. 4 lessons with grammar, vocabulary and exercises.
Bauro/Narihua (inland from Wanioni Bay), Solomon Islands, East San Cristoval (Makira) I.
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Typescript. Probably prepared by Capell for mission purposes or for ASOPA for training patrol offices.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-SIBAUR103
Date range no date    Quantity 0.03 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier IBAUR103 Series SIBAUR

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