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Dates:
undated
Size:
13 Sound recordings (wax cylinders, approximately 4 x 2 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of thirteen (13) original recordings of American Indian songs and dances, recorded on two-minute Edison Blanks wax cylinders. Eight of the cylinders are in pristine condition. Two are cracked and cannot be played. Contents are marked on individual cylinders in pencil or black ink: 1) The last Owl Dance; 2) Two flute son...

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Creators:
Lewis, Thomas H.
Dates:
1964
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1998-80
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recorded in Turuyo at the juncture of the Tapanohony and Paloemeu Rivers, Surinam.

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Creators:
Molella, Arthur P., 1944-
Teachout, Zephyr
West, Darrell M., 1954-
Brodie, Jeffrey L.
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Dates:
2012-11-02-2012-11-03
Size:
1 Gigabyte
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1364
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Records of a symposium held by the National Museum of American History's Lemelson Center, November 2-3, 2012. The symposium featured speakers and panel discussions. Participants were Arthur Molella, David Schwartz, Joyce Bedi, Darrell M. West, Jon Grinspan, Zephyr Teachout, Eric S. Hintz, Sarah E. Igo, Joh Cohen, William L. Bird, David Beker, Thad ...

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Dates:
2013
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9635
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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Creators:
Heyman, Ira Michael, 1930-2011 interviewee
Dates:
1999, 2001, 2004
Size:
4 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9607
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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Dates:
2013
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9633
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives (SIA) began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Progra...

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Creators:
La Marr, Selena
Boo-noo-koo-ee-me-norra
Sweet, Clytie
Dates:
ca. 1963
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (75 min.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4676
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Side 2: Narration by Selena La Marr with introduction by Clytie Sweet. Side 1: "Formal" recording by Selena La Marr and Clytie Sweet, in which the material of side 2 is re-worked and put into a more formally organized sequence.

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Creators:
Perrot, Paul N., interviewee
Dates:
2004
Size:
3 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9618
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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Creators:
Blitzer, Charles, interviewee
Dates:
1985-1986
Size:
10 audiotapes (reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9604
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Oral History Program is part of the Smithsonian Institution Archives. The purpose of the program is to conduct interviews with current and retired members of the Smithsonian staff who have made significant contributions, administrative and scholarly, to the Institution. The project's goal is to supplement the published record and manuscrip...

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Creators:
Whiting, Marjorie Grant
Dates:
February 1, 1958
Size:
3 Sound tape reels (analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7024
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents:1. Magic for purella (tumors); 2. Prayer for parents; 3. Magic for luhulo (paralysis (?)) recipe for medicine included; 4. Prayer for pregnant woman; 5. Prayer for a baby.

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