Linguistic properties of the Caddo language

Mss.Rec.186

Date: 1993 | Size: 29 tape(s)

Abstract

The collection consists of linguistic recordings of relating to Caddo vocabulary, phrase structure, syntax, adjectives, and sound changes. Also includes interviews and discussion of Caddo traditional songs and customs. Recorded by Lynette Melar at Binger and Gracemont, Oklahoma in September 1993 with consultants Clara Brown, Retha Cousins, and Helen Tate.

Arrangement

Original tapes numbered 1A-15B (no 6B).

Digital objects note

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Collection Information

Physical description

29 sound tape reels (14 hr., 45 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono ; 7 in.

29 sound tape reels (14 hr., 45 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, full track, mono ; 7 in.

Provenance

Presented by Lynette Melnar in 1993 (Acc. 1994-320r). 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

Related manuscript materials are available in the Phillips Fund Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4).

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Caddo language
  • Caddo language -- Study and teaching


Detailed Inventory

Audio recordings
  
01A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo vocabulary, phrase structure: "abandon" to "answer"
1993-09-011 .mp3; 00:31:28

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: 00:31:28


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3500

01B-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo vocabulary, phrase structure: "anxious" to "autumn"
1993-09-011 .mp3; 00:31:20

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: 00:31:20


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3496

02A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo vocabulary, phrase structure
1993-09-011 .mp3; 00:31:14

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: 00:31:14


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language; Months

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3499

02B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo vocabulary, phrase structure
1993-09-011 .mp3; 00:31:26

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: 00:31:26


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3497

03A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo vocabulary, phrase structure
1993-09-071 .mp3; 00:31:24

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: 00:31:24


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3498

03B-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo vocabulary, phrase structure
1993-09-071 .mp3; 00:31:25

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: 00:31:25


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3501

04A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo adjectives, sound change [1 of 5]
1993-09-081 .mp3; 00:31:02

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:02


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Phonology; Caddo language -- Adjectives; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3508

04B-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo adjectives, sound change [2 of 5]
1993-09-081 .mp3; 00:31:10

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:10


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language -- Phonology; Caddo language -- Adjectives

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3504

05A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo adjectives, sound change [3 of 5]
1993-09-081 .mp3; 00:31:14

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:14


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Phonology; Caddo language -- Adjectives; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3507

05B-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo adjectives, sound change [4 of 5]
1993-09-081 .mp3; 00:31:15

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:15


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language -- Phonology; Caddo language -- Adjectives

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3503

06A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo adjectives, sound change [5 of 5]
1993-09-081 .mp3; 00:14:34

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:14:34


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Phonology; Caddo language -- Adjectives; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3505

07A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo vocabulary, syntax: "bloody" to "break"
1993-09-131 .mp3; 00:31:17

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: 00:31:17


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3506

07B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo vocabulary, syntax: "break" to "bump"
1993-09-131 .mp3; 00:31:16

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: 00:31:16


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3509

08A-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo traditional songs [1 of 4]
1993-09-131 .mp3; 00:31:21

This program includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:21


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo Indians -- Social life and customs; Caddo Indians -- Music; Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3516

08B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo traditional songs [2 of 4]
1993-09-131 .mp3; 00:31:18

This program includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:18


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo Indians -- Social life and customs; Caddo Indians -- Music; Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3513

09A-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo traditional songs [3 of 4]
1993-09-131 .mp3; 00:31:18

This program includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:18


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo Indians -- Music; Caddo language; Caddo Indians -- Social life and customs

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3515

09B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo traditional songs [4 of 4]
1993-09-131 .mp3; 00:27:51

This program includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:27:51


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language; Caddo Indians -- Social life and customs; Caddo Indians -- Music

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3514

10A-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo syntax [1 of 2]
1993-09-151 .mp3; 00:31:19

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:19


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language -- Syntax; Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3511

10B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo syntax [2 of 2]
1993-09-151 .mp3; 00:31:21

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:21


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language; Caddo language -- Syntax; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3512

11A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo syntax and discourse [1 of 4]
1993-09-151 .mp3; 00:30:49

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:30:49


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Syntax; Caddo language; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3527

11B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo syntax and discourse [2 of 4]
1993-09-151 .mp3; 00:30:31

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:30:31


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language -- Syntax; Caddo language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3525

12A-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo syntax and discourse [3 of 4]
1993-09-151 .mp3; 00:31:00

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:00


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language; Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language -- Syntax

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3529

12B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo syntax and discourse [4 of 4]
1993-09-151 .mp3; 00:31:14

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:14


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Syntax; Caddo language; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3524

13A-01. Melnar, Lynette. Cousins, Retha. Brown, Clara. Tate, Helen.
Caddo verbs, syntax [1 of 3]
1993-09-151 .mp3; 00:10:48

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:10:48


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Syntax; Caddo language; Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language -- Verbs

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3528

13A-02. Melnar, Lynette. Cousins, Retha. Brown, Clara. Tate, Helen.
Caddo verbs, syntax [2 of 3]
1993-09-231 .mp3; 00:20:20

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:20:20


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language; Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language -- Verbs; Caddo language -- Syntax

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3526

13B-01. Tate, Helen. Melnar, Lynette. Cousins, Retha. Brown, Clara.
Caddo verbs, syntax [3 of 3]
1993-09-231 .mp3; 00:31:18

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:18


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language; Caddo language -- Verbs; Caddo language -- Syntax; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3518

14A-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo verbs [1 of 2]
1993-09-231 .mp3; 00:31:19

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:31:19


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Verbs; Caddo language; Caddo language -- Study and teaching

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3519

14B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo verbs [2 of 2]
1993-09-231 .mp3; 00:30:17

This program records a portion of a Caddo language class and includes several unidentified speakers.

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: 00:30:17


Geographic Name(s): Gracemont (Okla.)

Subject(s): Caddo language -- Study and teaching; Caddo language; Caddo language -- Verbs

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3520

15A-01. Brown, Clara. Melnar, Lynette.
Caddo vocabulary [1 of 2]
1993-09-241 .mp3; 00:31:17

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: 00:31:17


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3522

15B-01. Melnar, Lynette. Brown, Clara.
Caddo vocabulary [2 of 2]
1993-09-241 .mp3; 00:31:20

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: 00:31:20


Geographic Name(s): Binger (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3521