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Abstract

Administered tests; Ojibwe text and phrase-by-phrase translation; Shawnee tests, text, and phrase-by-phrase translation.

Collection information

Provenance

Donor, Joe E. Pierce, grantee, 1952.

Processing information

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

General physical description

1 sound tape reel (45 min.) : analog, 3 3/4 ips, half track, mono ; 5 in.

Indexing Terms

Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Fox language
  • Indians of North America--Languages--Classification
  • Indians of North America--Languages--Mutual intelligibility
  • Kickapoo language
  • Ojibwa language
  • Shawnee language


Detailed Inventory
Audio recordings
  Request Series
01-01. Littlecreek, Mr.. Pierce, Joe E..
Administered tests 1, 2, 3, and 4
1951 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:17:06Request File

A mutual intelligibility study of four languages or dialects. The participant, Mr. Littlecreek--a Shawnee speaker--is asked to translate four short recordings as they are played back. The recordings are, respectively, narratives in 1) Shawnee; 2) Kickapoo; 3) Ojibwa (a.k.a. Chippewa); 4) Sauk-and-Fox (a.k.a. Mesquakie).

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: 00:17:06


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Fox language; Indians of North America--Languages--Mutual intelligibility; Kickapoo language; Ojibwa language; Shawnee language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4105

01-02. Elk, Mr.. Pierce, Joe E..
A story about the old custom of fasting
1951 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:07:55Request File

Phrase-by-phrase translation into English by Mr. Elk of a played-back recording made by him in Chippewa/Ojibwe.

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: 00:07:55


Geographic Name(s): Mount Pleasant (Mich.)

Subject(s): Fasting; Ojibwa Indians--Social life and customs; Puberty rites

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4108

01-03. Littlecreek, Mrs.. Pierce, Joe E..
Administered tests 1, 2, 3, and 4
1951 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:14:33Request File

A mutual intelligibility study of four languages or dialects. The participant, Mrs. Littlecreek, a Shawnee speaker, is asked to translate four short recordings as they are played back. The recordings are, respectively, narratives in 1) Shawnee; 2) Kickapoo; 3) Ojibwe; 4) Sauk-and-Fox (a.k.a. Mesquakie).

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: 00:14:33


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Fox language; Indians of North America--Languages--Mutual intelligibility; Kickapoo language; Ojibwa language; Shawnee language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4107

01-04. Littlecreek, Mrs.. Pierce, Joe E..
Phrase-by-phrase translation of a Shawnee text
1951 1.0 .mp3 ; 00:05:11Request File

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: 00:05:11


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Shawnee language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4109