8. Mequens

Vocabulary and phrases of the Guaratira variety of the Mequens language. With ethnographic notes. Glosses mainly in Portuguese. Unpublished handwritten notes in a small notebook (11 cm. wide, 15,5 cm high).
Vocabulary, phrases and ethnographic notes from the Mequens language and people (Tupari branch, Tupi stock). The Mequens are divided in several subgroups. Documents recorded in 1955 in the Posto Indigena Ribeirão (on the Mamore river, far from the Mequens area); the second, ethnographic document was recorded on 7-6-1955 with a consultant named Alfredo Morão. Unpublished handwritten notes.
Transcription of Franz Caspar’s Vocabulary, phrases and ethnographic notes from the Mequens language and people. Data transcribed and annotated by Hélène Brijnen, Leiden University. Documents recorded in 1955 in the Posto Indigena Ribeirão (on the Mamore river); the second, ethnographic document was recorded with a consultant named Alfredo Morão.