Semu Huaute, Medicine Man

Mss.Rec.233

Date: 1966-1967 | Size: 1 reel(s)

Abstract

Conversation with Semu Huaute, Chumash Medicine Man, on a variety of topics. Recorded at a powwow held at Tonawanda, New York, in the summer of 1966. Broadcast by Radio WBFO (Buffalo, N.Y.) in November 1967. Also includes a brief speech by Mad Bear recorded at the same time.

Collection Information

Provenance

Removed from the Elisabeth Tooker Papers (Mss.Ms.Coll.84).

Processing information

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

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Radio programs
  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Indians of North America -- History
  • Indians of North America -- Medicine
  • Indians of North America -- Religion
  • Shamans
  • Whites -- Relations with Indians


Detailed Inventory

Audio Recordings
  
01-01. Tooker, Elisabeth, 1927-2004. Semu Huaute. Siemering, Bill.
Semu Huaute, Medicine Man
1967-1100:50:23

Conversation with Semu Huaute, Chumash Medicine Man, on a variety of topics. Recorded at a powwow held at Tonawanda, New York, in the summer of 1966. Broadcast by Radio WBFO (Buffalo, N.Y.) in November 1967.


Geographic Name(s): Tonawanda (N.Y.)

Subject(s): Chumash Indians; Whites -- Relations with Indians; Shamans; Indians of North America -- History; Indians of North America -- Religion; Indians of North America -- Medicine

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18323

01-02. Tooker, Elisabeth, 1927-2004. Siemering, Bill. Mad Bear, d. 1985.
Speech by Mad Bear
1967-1100:00:37

Speech by Mad Bear, recorded by Bill Siemering at a powwow at Tonawanda, New York, in the summer of 1966 for WBFO radio, Buffalo, New York.


Geographic Name(s): Tonawanda (N.Y.)

Subject(s): Whites -- Relations with Indians; Indians of North America -- Religion

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:18327