Historical Sign Language Database
Georgetown University
February 26, 2024

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Entry ID Book Source Reference Gloss Author’s gloss Description Page URL
10Higgins (1923) HOMEADDRESSADDRESS: Finger tips of right "&" hand touch closed lips and then right cheek.6hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=10&refid=higgins1923
404Higgins (1923) HOMEHOMEHOME: Right "&" hand tips placed on the lips and then on the cheek.73hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=404&refid=higgins1923
103Long (1918) HOMEHOMEHOME: Place the end of the right "&" hand at the mouth as in "eat;" then carry it to the right side of the cheek. III,42.23hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=103&refid=long1918
298Michaels (1923) EAT~BEDHOMEHOME: 1. Make the sign for eat. 2. Lean the side of the head in the palm of the hand. 3. Close the eyes as if to sleep.74hsldb.georgetown.edu/books/book-window.php?id=298&refid=michaels1923
Tag ID Signer(Year) Reference Gloss   Context Segment URL
43Dougherty (1913) HOMEN/AONE WIND-BLOW DARK ALL-NIGHT IN S-C-O-T-L-A-N-D THERE(-to-bwd) MALE POOR B-A-K-E-R WALK BACK-AND-FORTH+ IN HOME. 5hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=dougherty&glossid=43
76Hotchkiss (1913) HOMEN/ATHAT(1h)MALE LIVE AGO++ LEAVE-FROM(rt) HOME pn:FRANCE(rt) WITH(rt-to-lt) pn:GALLAUDET FOR HELP(lc) ESTABLISH(lc) THAT(1h,lt) FIRST SCHOOL(lc)7hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=hotchkiss&glossid=76
202Marshall (1920) HOMEN/A1P-IX(rf) AFRAID(int) 1P-IX cl:BB(feet-running,2h-alt) GO-AWAY(lt) HOME cl:B(rush-upstairs) cl-d:11(4-posters-of-bed,lt) BED30hsldb.georgetown.edu/films/tablefilm.php?source=marshall&glossid=202