PAPERS AND EXERCISE BOOKS ON AFRICAN LANGUAGES,
SOME BELONGING TO ALICE WERNER
96 pages of notes, on African language structure, written in
various European and African languages. Including an account
of the origins of the Wakauma by Zainani,
Wakaurna text dated 17 Oct 1912
35 pages of text and notes, mainly by Werner on African lan-
guages. Written in various European African Languages,
Pokomo text dated 25 Oct 1912
77 pages of handwritten folk tales in various European and
African languages, including Swahili.
Some dated 1888
Exercise book containing Pokomo stories and a Newspaper cut-
7 Sep 1912
Also 50 pages of typed and handwritten text by Werner in
African languages with English translation. Including the
story of Chali.
5. 100 pages of handwritten and typed notes and text in various
African and European languages. Including folk tales; 2
maps; notes on "Some Bantu tribes and the Tanginyika Terri-
tory"; 2 letters; 3 copies of 2 african songs.
Dated items 1922 and 1926
3 postcards from Alice Werner to A. M. Tucker discussing
African language folklore.
Hard backed exercise book, containing notes and text in vari-
ous European and African languages. With 2 loose leaf pages
Exercise book with notes in German. Text entitled Linguis-
tiche Studien in Ostafrika by Werner
Exercise book.containing notes in English and various African
languages. Notes include: Karanga Lessons; Value of fol-
klore; African Despotisms.
10. 16 pages of handwritten notes and text in English and African
Variously dated 24 May 1876 - 31 May 1876