Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 23, 2024


Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
592Michaels (1923) FOOTPRINTSTRACKTRACK: 1. Use your hands as feet. 2. Press one palm downward after the other two or three times. 3. Point to a foot. (Tracks of animals are expressed in various ways.) Railroad track: Glide the index and middle fingers of the right hand over the left index and middle fingers. Wagon track: Make two circles one with the right hand and the other with the left hand near your sides and point along the road. Automobile track: Sign auto and point along the road, etc., etc. 125hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=592&refid=michaels1923
625Michaels (1923) FOOTPRINTSWALKWALK: 1. Use your hands as feet. 2. Move the hands one after the other forward as you move your feet in walking. 3. Use your feet also.131hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=625&refid=michaels1923
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