A Dictionary of American History

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Author: Thomas L. Purvis  | Date: 1995

Siouan Languages

Siouan Languages This family of Indian languages was the largest linguistic stock on the Great Plains and Missouri River valley, but had splinter groups established in Wis., S.C., and southern Miss. Its major subdivisions are the languages of the Dakota ( Sioux), Crow, Mandan, Iowa, Hidatsa, Omaha-Osage-Ponca-Quapaw-Kansa, Winnebago, Yuchi, and Catawba Indians.

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Chicago: Thomas L. Purvis, "Siouan Languages," A Dictionary of American History in A Dictionary of American History (Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell Reference, 1995), Original Sources, accessed September 30, 2022, http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KZXC7QWAWY1BSDA.

MLA: Purvis, Thomas L. "Siouan Languages." A Dictionary of American History, in A Dictionary of American History, Cambridge, Mass., Blackwell Reference, 1995, Original Sources. 30 Sep. 2022. http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KZXC7QWAWY1BSDA.

Harvard: Purvis, TL, 'Siouan Languages' in A Dictionary of American History. cited in 1995, A Dictionary of American History, Blackwell Reference, Cambridge, Mass.. Original Sources, retrieved 30 September 2022, from http://www.originalsources.com/Document.aspx?DocID=KZXC7QWAWY1BSDA.