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Abstract

Recordings of Cherokee, Naskapi, Penobscot, Sioux (Santee), and Winnebago materials. The copies in the APS Library were made from discs recorded by Speck in the field in various places in the United States, Canada, and Labrador between 1935 and 1937.

Collection information

Provenance

Location of originals:

Some of the original discs are in the Archives of Traditional Music at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, while others are in the Museum of Primitive Art in New York.

Processing information

Collection digitized and cataloged by Brian Carpenter during the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation funded audio digitization project, 2008-2014.

General physical description

4 sound tape reels (1 hr., 45 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono ; 7 in.

Related material

The Frank G. Speck papers in the APS Library contain many of Speck's original field notes and texts of this collection, but they are not cross-referenced to the recordings. Researchers should consult the APS American Indian guides under specific tribes and languages contained in this recording for possible further documentation.

Indexing Terms

Genre(s)

  • Hunting songs
  • Hymns.
  • Prayers.
  • Songs.
  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Cherokee language
  • Creek Indians--Music
  • Creek language
  • Dakota Indians--Music
  • Dakota language
  • Flute--Performance
  • Lullabies
  • Micmac Indians--Music
  • Naskapi language
  • Penobscot Indians--Music
  • Penobscot dance
  • Penobscot language
  • Santee dialect
  • Tutelo Indians--Music
  • Tutelo language
  • Winnebago Indians--Music
  • Winnebago language


Detailed Inventory
Audio recordings
  
01-01. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Solo
1937 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:17

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan. Some sound distortion at beginning of program due to degradation of digital tape copy.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:17


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4995

01-02. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song: Paint Song
1937 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:19

"No words for song but symbol is man puts on paint on face for good luck when he goes to make love, to play contest game, to visit in hope of getting a gift, to engage in war expedition." Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:19


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4996

01-03. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Solo
1937 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:39

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:39


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5008

01-04. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Words and Voice of Flute Solo
1937 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:13

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:13


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Winnebago Indians--Music; Winnebago language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4998

01-05. Pitan, Pien. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hunting Song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:11

Location identified as "Naskapi, Labrador, St. Augustine Band." Most likely Saint-Augustin, Basse-Côte-Nord Territory, Québec.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:11


Geographic Name(s): Saint-Augustin (Québec)

Subject(s): Hunting songs; Naskapi Indians--Music; Naskapi language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4987

01-06. Mistenapeo, Jerome. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Dance Song for wedding
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:42

Location identified as "Naskapi, Labrador, St. Augustine Band." Most likely Saint-Augustin, Basse-Côte-Nord Territory, Québec.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:42


Geographic Name(s): Saint-Augustin (Québec)

Subject(s): Naskapi dance; Naskapi Indians--Music; Naskapi language; Weddings--Songs and music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5017

01-07. Nelson, Roland. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Lullaby No. 1
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:11

The singer, Roland Nelson, was also known as Chief Needahbeh. Possibly identical to other Penobscot "Lullaby" from same collection. See Related Recording.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:11


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Lullabies, Penobscot; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5021

01-08. Nelson, Roland. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Lullaby No. 2
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:35

The singer, Roland Nelson, was also known as Chief Needahbeh.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:35


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Lullabies, Penobscot; Penobscot Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4986

01-09. Buck, John, Jr.. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
AD O WA - Thanksgiving Song
1936 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:10

Identified as Tutelo, but may be in Cayuga or Onondaga.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:10


Geographic Name(s): Grand River (Ont.)

Subject(s): Cayuga language; Onondaga language; Tutelo Indians--Music; Tutelo language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5001

01-10. Buck, John, Jr.. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Thanksgiving Song
1936 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:16

Identified as Tutelo, but may be in Cayuga or Onondaga.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:16


Geographic Name(s): Grand River (Ont.)

Subject(s): Cayuga language; Onondaga language; Tutelo Indians--Music; Tutelo language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4989

01-11. Cruikshank, Allan D.. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Bird Calls
1936-08-20 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:20

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:20


Geographic Name(s): Medomak (Me.)

Subject(s): Birdsongs--Maine

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5018

01-12. Nelson, Roland. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Snake Dance
1936 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:56

The singer, Roland Nelson, was also known as Chief Needahbeh.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:56


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4999

01-13. Nelson, Roland. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Lullaby
1936 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:09

The singer, Roland Nelson, was also known as Chief Needahbeh. Possibly identical to other Penobscot "Lullaby" from same collection. See Related Recording.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:09


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Lullabies, Penobscot; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5010

01-14. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Micmac Dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:45

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:45


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Micmac Indians--Music; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5019

01-15. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Wedding Dance Song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:57

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:57


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language; Weddings--Songs and music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5009

01-16. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Micmac Dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:59

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:59


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Micmac Indians--Music; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5012

01-17. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Micmac Dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:30

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:30


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Micmac Indians--Music; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4979

01-18. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Wedding Dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:03:06

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:03:06


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language; Weddings--Songs and music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5013

01-19. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Wedding Dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:01

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:01


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language; Weddings--Songs and music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5005

02-01. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Wedding Dances
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:26

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:26


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot dance; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language; Weddings--Songs and music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5015

02-02. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Social Dances
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:02

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:02


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot dance; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5025

02-03. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Pedlar's Dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:33

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:33


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot dance; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4993

02-04. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Moose and Caribou calling
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:03:03

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:03:03


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Caribou hunting; Hunting songs; Moose hunting; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4990

02-05. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hymn - "You, Me, Jesus", in Latin
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:14

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:14


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Catholic Church--Hymns; Latin language; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot Indians--Religion

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5026

02-06. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hymn and Prayers
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:06:13

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:06:13


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Catholic Church--Hymns; Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot Indians--Religion; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5023

02-07. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hymn and Prayers
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:05:03

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:05:03


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Catholic Church--Hymns; Catholic Church--Prayers and devotions; Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot Indians--Religion; Penobscot language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5014

02-08. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Thibodeau, Joe.
Penobscot Wedding
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:46

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:46


Geographic Name(s): Maine

Subject(s): Penobscot Indians--Music; Penobscot language; Weddings--Songs and music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4994

02-09. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Gambling song for Mocassin dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:15

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:15


Subject(s): Dakota Indians--Music; Dakota language; Gambling--Songs and music; Santee dialect; Santee Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5000

02-10. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
War Song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:54

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:54


Subject(s): Dakota Indians--Music; Dakota language; Santee dialect; Santee Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5002

02-11. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Mocassin Game song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:58

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:58


Subject(s): Dakota Indians--Music; Dakota language; Santee dialect; Santee Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5024

03-01. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Mocassin Game song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:59

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:59


Subject(s): Dakota Indians--Music; Dakota language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4992

03-02. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
War Song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:41

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:41


Subject(s): Dakota Indians--Music; Dakota language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5020

03-03. Mistenapeo, Jerome. Pitan, Pien. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hunting and Sucat lodge conjuring songs
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:40

Location identified as "Naskapi, Labrador, St. Augustine Band." Most likely Saint-Augustin, Basse-Côte-Nord Territory, Québec.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:40


Geographic Name(s): Saint-Augustin (Québec)

Subject(s): Hunting songs; Naskapi Indians--Music; Naskapi language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4980

03-04. Mistenapeo, Jerome. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Bear hunting song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:32

Location identified as "Naskapi, Labrador, St. Augustine Band." Most likely Saint-Augustin, Basse-Côte-Nord Territory, Québec.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:32


Geographic Name(s): Saint-Augustin (Québec)

Subject(s): Bear hunting; Hunting songs; Naskapi Indians--Music; Naskapi language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4978

03-05. Mistenapeo, Jerome. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Otter hunting song
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:40

Location identified as "Naskapi, Labrador, St. Augustine Band." Most likely Saint-Augustin, Basse-Côte-Nord Territory, Québec.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:40


Geographic Name(s): Saint-Augustin (Québec)

Subject(s): Hunting songs; Naskapi Indians--Music; Naskapi language; Otter hunting

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5007

03-06. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. West Long, Will.
Story of Long Life and Going to Heaven
1936-01-05 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:05:44

For Speck's original field notes concerning this program, see Ms. Coll. 126, Box 11, IV(17D2). See Related Resource.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:05:44


Geographic Name(s): Cherokee (N.C.)

Subject(s): Cherokee Indians--Folklore; Cherokee language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4983

03-07. Driver, Wesley. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Bear Hunt Song
1936-01 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:44

Restrictions on Use: This item has been designated as culturally sensitive. Reproduction and remote access is restricted.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:44


Geographic Name(s): Ravensford (N.C.)

Subject(s): Bear hunting; Cherokee Indians--Music; Cherokee language; Hunting songs

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4985

03-08. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Swallow, Ben.
Counting
1936 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:44

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:44


Geographic Name(s): Grand River (Ont.)

Subject(s): Cayuga language--Numerals; Onondaga language--Numerals; Tutelo language--Numerals

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4982

03-09. Alexander, Matty. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Stomp Dance
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:00:31

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:00:31


Geographic Name(s): [Alabama?]

Subject(s): Creek dance; Creek Indians--Music; Creek language; Stomp dance

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5027

03-10. Alexander, Matty. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Two Hymns
1935 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:14

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:14


Geographic Name(s): [Alabama?]

Subject(s): Creek Indians--Music; Creek Indians--Religion; Creek language; Hymns

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5004

03-11. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Otter song in medicine lodge when candidate is shot with shell
  1.0 .mp3 ; 00:002:29

Singer and date of recording not given. Probably recorded between 1935-1937.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:002:29


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Winnebago Indians--Music; Winnebago Indians--Rites and ceremonies; Winnebago language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4984

03-12. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Peyote song; 1st song of meeting at sundown
  1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:46

Singer and date of recording not given. Probably recorded between 1935-1937.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:46


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Peyote songs; Winnebago Indians--Music; Winnebago Indians--Rites and ceremonies; Winnebago language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4981

03-13. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute song
1937-05-13 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:25

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:25


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5016

03-15. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute love song: two chiefs
1937-05-13 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:50

"Girl's song. A girl, a daughter of the chief sings this song. She says 'I'm looking for a man (Chief's son) who wears a big stamped brooch on a cord around his neck.'" Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:50


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Love songs; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5006

04-01. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute song for drinking
1937-05-17 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:46

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:46


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Drinking songs; Flute--Performance; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4991

04-02. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Words & Voice for flute song for drinking
1937-05-17 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:43

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:43


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Drinking songs; Winnebago Indians--Music; Winnebago language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4997

04-03. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song - "I Want To See My Dear Uncle"
1937-05-09 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:07

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:07


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5011

04-04. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Words and Voice for Flute Song - "I Want To See My Dear Uncle"
1937-05-09 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:01:46

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:01:46


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Winnebago Indians--Music; Winnebago language

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5022

04-05. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song for Sleeping Baby
1937-05-17 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:20

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:20


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Lullabies, Winnebago; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5003

04-06. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song
1937-05 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:02:30

Performed by Jasper Blowsnake, Thunder Clan.

Location of originals: This file is a compressed, digitized version of the original. The APS Library maintains the original format (Sound tape reel) as well as an uncompressed digitized version of this recording.

General physical description: 00:02:30


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

Subject(s): Flute--Performance; Winnebago Indians--Music

This item has been digitized:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4988