Dine Bikeyah

Author(s): Richard F. Van Valkenburgh

Editor(s): Lucy Wilcox Adams; John C. McPhee

Year: 1941


diné bikéyah "The Navajo's Country", is primarily a guide book and gazetteer of the Navajo country and adjacent regions. While but a fraction of the Navajo place names have been listed, those given have been selected as most important and interesting to government employees, students, and travelers. Furthermore, it is hoped that diné bikéyah now using the official Indian Department system of writing the Navajo language, will make it possible to standardize and crystalize into universal spelling a number of Navajo geographical locations which are now confused by a wide variety of incorrect spellings.

Cite this Record

Dine Bikeyah. Richard F. Van Valkenburgh, Lucy Wilcox Adams, John C. McPhee. Window Rock, AZ: United States Department of the Interior Office of Indian Affairs Navajo Service. 1941 ( tDAR id: 427270) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8427270

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Spatial Coverage

min long: -116.719; min lat: 27.684 ; max long: -101.865; max lat: 45.522 ;

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Contact(s): Salt River Project Cultural Resource Manager

Contributor(s): E.R. Fryer; Solon Kimball; Don May; H. Claybourne Lockett; Marvin Long; Robert Summer; Firman Brown; Henry Gatewood; Charles Keetsie Shirley; John P. Harrington; Gerhardt Laves; Edwin A. Kennard; Albert G. Sandoval; Howard Gorman; Robert Young; Adolph Dodge Bittany

Repository(s): Salt River Project, Tempe, AZ

Prepared By(s): United States Department of the Interior Office of Indian Affairs Navajo Service

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