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Sources of Figures: 

  1.  Cherokee Companion , July 1, 2001, <http://intertribal.net/NAT/Cherokee/WebPgCC1/CC1home.htm> .
  2. "Vai Syllabry System [sic]"  , Cornell University, 13 January 2001,  http://www.library.cornell.edu/africana/Writing_Systems/VAI.html>.  ("Source: charts for Nsibidi and the Vai syllabary are from  Maude Wahlman's book Signs and Symbols: African Images in African American Quilts.). "  Wahlman, Maude Southwell ,  Signs and Symbols: African Images in African American Quilts,  144 pages, 2nd edition (December 2000),  Tinwood Books; ISBN: 0965376613.  Soon available at Amazon. 
    1. Ellis, George Washington,  Negro culture in West Africa; a social study of the Negro group of Vai-speaking people, with its own invented alphabet and written language shown in two charts and six engravings of Vai script, twenty-six illustrations of their arts and life, fifty folklore stories, one hundred and fourteen proverbs and one map. Introd. by Frederick Starr. (New York, Neale Pub. Co., 1914.) (New York, Johnson Reprint Corp. © 1970.) (pp. 248-9.)
  3. "Mende Script", 13 January 2001 , Cornell University, <http://www.library.cornell.edu/africana/Writing_Systems/Mende.html> .
  4. BASSA Home Page , 13 January 2001,   <http://www.ie-inc.com/vkarmo/bassa.htm>. 
  5. Ibid. 
  6. "BnF:  Écritures africaines : les principaux alphabets {African Scripts: the Principal Alphabets}" , Bibliothèque nationale de France, 13 January 2001, <http://www.bnf.fr/web-bnf/pedagos/dossiecr/sp-afri1.htm>. 
  7. Ibid.
  8. "BnF:  Écritures africaines : les principaux alphabets : geographie {African Scripts: the Principal Alphabets: Geography}" , Bibliothèque nationale de France, 13 January 2001,  <http://www.bnf.fr/web-bnf/pedagos/dossiecr/ca-afriq.htm>
  9. Promotora Española de Lingüística ,  June 30, 2001 , <http://www.proel.org/alfabetos.html> .
     

Other Sources

  1. "African Scripts: Identity Card",   (Écritures africaines: Carte d'identité),  Bibliothèque nationale de France, 13 January 2001, <http://www.bnf.fr/web-bnf/pedagos/dossiecr/ci-afriq.htm>. 
  2. List of [African] Scripts Page , Cornell University,  13 January 2001, <http://www.library.cornell.edu/africana/Writing_Systems/List_of_Scripts.html>. 
  3. Holmes, Ruth Bradley, and Smith, Betty Sharp; Beginning Cherokee [followed by same title in Cherokee].   (Norman and London, University of Oklahoma Press, © 1977, 2nd. ed.)
  4. "The Liberian Post, page 8", 13 January 2001,  < http://members.tripod.com/~liberian/Post8.html>
  5. "LINGUIST List 7.400", 13 January 2001,  <http://www.sfs.nphil.uni-tuebingen.de/linguist/issues/7/7-400.html>.
  6. Murphy, E. Jefferson,  The History of African Civilization, (Dell Publishing Co., New York, © 1972 by E. Jefferson Murphy)
  7. "North Georgia Notables: Sequoyah", <http://ngeorgia.com/people/sequoyah.html>, August 4, 2001.
  8. Omega, Priscilla; "Sequoyah's Talking Leaves" ,  <http://www.earthchannel.com/aquarius/may/sequoyah.htm> , August 4, 2001. Copyright 1996, Aquarius On-Line, All rights reserved. Copyright 1996, Earth Channel Communications, LLC. All rights reserved 

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