Mohawk Narratives

Mss.Rec.124

Date: 1983 | Size: 1 tape(s)

Abstract

Three Mohawk stories told by Grace Curotte, recorded by Alice W. Hopkins at Caughnawaga Reserve, Quebec from July to December 1983. The stories are "Apple Picking," "Rahón:tsi," and "Making Cornbread."

Collection Information

Provenance

Donated by Alice W. Hopkins in 1985 (Acc. 1985 314r). This material was recorded with the assistance of a Phillips Fund grant.

Processing information

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

Related material

Collector documentation, transcriptions, and translations for this recording are available in the Phillips Fund Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4 No. 212).

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Mohawk Indians -- Social life and customs
  • Mohawk language


Detailed Inventory

Tape 1
 1 audiocassette
01-01. Hopkins, Alice W.. Curotte, Grace.
Apple-Picking
198300:03:22

Geographic Name(s): Kahnawake (Quebec)

Subject(s): Apples -- Harvesting; Mohawk Indians -- Social life and customs; Mohawk language

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01-02. Hopkins, Alice W.. Curotte, Grace.
Rahòn:tsi
198300:04:33

Story about a dog named "Rahòn:tsi."


Geographic Name(s): Kahnawake (Quebec)

Subject(s): Dogs; Mohawk Indians -- Social life and customs; Mohawk language

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01-03. Hopkins, Alice W.. Curotte, Grace.
Making Cornbread
198300:03:18

Geographic Name(s): Kahnawake (Quebec)

Subject(s): Baking; Mohawk Indians -- Social life and customs; Mohawk language

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