Series VSPEN - Vanuatu - South Pentecost Island
Ponorwol, Sa [?] plus some ethnography

Date Rangec. 1920 - 9 July 1935, first record is c 1920s
Quantity0.3 cm, 4 items
ProvenanceCapell, Arthur

Pentecost Island is one of the 83 islands that make up the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu. It lies 190 km (118 miles) due north of capital Port Vila. Pentecost Island is known as Pentecôte in French.

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AC2-VSPEN101 Social Organisation of South Pentecost by P.E. Tatterin, 1928.
Ponorwol, sa[?] plus some ethnography, South Pentecost
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Typescript/manuscript. Retyped version of article in Anthlopos, Band xxxiii, Heft 3. Plus a map of Tribes of Raga transcribed and annotated from same source by Capell. Also by Capell 'Relationship Terms': Ponowol, S. Raga.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-VSPEN101
Date range ca 1920s    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier VSPEN101 Series VSPEN
AC2-VSPEN102 Comparative word lists. North-eastern Vanuatu.
Ponorwol, sa[?] plus some ethnography, South Pentecost
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Manuscript/typescript. English-S. Raga-Paama-Ambrym (Maat-Tariak, Lonwolwol, North Ambrym). Capell's hand. S. Raga (Ponowol) pencilled in against left-hand edge.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-VSPEN102
Date range no date    Quantity 0.17 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier VSPEN102 Series VSPEN
AC2-VSPEN103 Two letters to Capell from B. Godfrey (formerly of the Melanesian Mission).
Ponorwol, sa[?] plus some ethnography, South Pentecost
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Manuscript. Re queries about South and Central Raga. Suggests contact with the Rev. Jordan Butu, a very knowledgeable speaker of Pentecost and adjacent languages. The second letter contains information on N. Raga moieties[?] and refers to languages on Aoba and Maewo. Promises to send a Raga vocabulary.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-VSPEN103
Date range 27 June 1935 - 9 July 1935    Quantity 0.02 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier VSPEN103 Series VSPEN
AC2-VSPEN104 The Ponowol of South Pentecost .
Ponorwol, sa[?] plus some ethnography, South Pentecost
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Manuscript. Cultural notes.

Creator Capell, Arthur
Control AC2-VSPEN104
Date range no date    Quantity 0.01 cm, 1 folio
Inventory Identifier VSPEN104 Series VSPEN

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