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  • Collection: The German-American Experience

Article about Prof. Funke's letter to the author

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—— By John Reynolds —— IN SUNDAY'S Iowa news I section of The Cedar Rap- ids Gazette we did a story on SUI Professor Erich Funke's "Translingua Script", a sys- tern of numbers based, on the decimal systerm by which…

Article from The Daily Iowan

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New System Eases Translation by John Bleakly With the use of a numerical code, an SUI student with no knowledge of Indonesian or another foreign language can translate a coded paragraph of that language into English in four…

300-18.203-8-8.301x! (look ma, no words)

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An article in the July issue of Women's Day about Translingua titled "300-18.203-8-8.301x!"

Translingua Text on board #2

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A photograph or Translingua and equivalent language text on a chalkboard with Erich Funke standing beside from Erich Funke Collection, box 2

Funding Letter

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Notice of funding allocated for "Translingua Dictionary"

Translingua Text on board #1

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A photograph or Translingua and equivalent language text on a chalkboard with Erich Funke standing beside from Erich Funke Collection, box 1

Erich Funke Data Sheet

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Data Sheet about Professor Erich Funke from Erich Funke collection, Box 1

Erich Funke Photo

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Photograph of Professor Erich Funke from data sheet in Erich Funke collection, Box 1

Translingua Multilanguage Reference

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Pages 28-39 and 890-895 for an informally bound reference for Translingua Script.

"Babel Proclamation"

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"Babel Proclamation". A law declared by Iowa Governor Harding in 1918. It banned the use of foreign (non-English) language in public settings.