Recordings of Cherokee, Creek, Naskapi, Penobscot, Sioux, Santee, Tutelo, and Winnebago

Mss.Rec.49

Date: 1935-1937 | Size: 4 reel(s)

Abstract

Recordings of Cherokee, Naskapi, Penobscot, Sioux (Santee), and Ho-Chunk 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.

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
19371 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4995

01-02. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song: Paint Song
19371 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4996

01-03. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Blowsnake, Jasper.
Flute Solo
19371 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5008

01-04. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Blowsnake, Jasper.
Words and Voice of Flute Solo
19371 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4998

01-05. Pitan, Pien. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hunting Song
19351 .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.


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

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4987

01-06. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Mistenapeo, Jerome.
Dance Song for wedding
19351 .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.


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

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5017

01-07. Nelson, Roland. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Lullaby No. 1
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5021

01-08. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nelson, Roland.
Lullaby No. 2
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

Access digital object:
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
19361 .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.


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

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5001

01-10. Buck, John, Jr.. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Thanksgiving Song
19361 .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.


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

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4989

01-11. Cruikshank, Allan D.. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Bird Calls
1936-08-201 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Medomak (Me.)

Subject(s): Birdsongs -- Maine

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5018

01-12. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nelson, Roland.
Snake Dance
19361 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4999

01-13. Nelson, Roland. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Lullaby
19361 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5010

01-14. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nicholas, Louis.
Micmac Dance
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5019

01-15. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Wedding Dance Song
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5009

01-16. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Micmac Dance
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5012

01-17. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Micmac Dance
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4979

01-18. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Wedding Dance
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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01-19. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nicholas, Louis.
Wedding Dance
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5005

02-01. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nicholas, Louis.
Wedding Dances
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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02-02. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nicholas, Louis.
Social Dances
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5025

02-03. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nicholas, Louis.
Pedlar's Dance
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4993

02-04. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nicholas, Louis.
Moose and Caribou calling
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4990

02-05. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Nicholas, Louis.
Hymn - "You, Me, Jesus", in Latin
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5026

02-06. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hymn and Prayers
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5023

02-07. Nicholas, Louis. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hymn and Prayers
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5014

02-08. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Thibodeau, Joe.
Penobscot Wedding
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Maine

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4994

02-09. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Sky Eagle.
Gambling song for Mocassin dance
19351 .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.


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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5000

02-10. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Sky Eagle.
War Song
19351 .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.


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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5002

02-11. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Mocassin Game song
19351 .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.


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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:5024

03-01. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Mocassin Game song
19351 .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.


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

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03-02. Sky Eagle. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
War Song
19351 .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.


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

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03-03. Pitan, Pien. Mistenapeo, Jerome. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Hunting and Sucat lodge conjuring songs
19351 .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.


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

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4980

03-04. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Mistenapeo, Jerome.
Bear hunting song
19351 .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.


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

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

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03-05. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Mistenapeo, Jerome.
Otter hunting song
19351 .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.


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

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

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03-06. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. West Long, Will.
Story of Long Life and Going to Heaven
1936-01-051 .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.


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

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4983

03-07. Driver, Wesley. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Bear Hunt Song
1936-011 .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.


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

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4985

03-08. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Swallow, Ben.
Counting
19361 .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.


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

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

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03-09. Alexander, Matty. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Stomp Dance
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): [Alabama?]

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

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03-10. Alexander, Matty. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Two Hymns
19351 .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.


Geographic Name(s): [Alabama?]

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

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03-11. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Otter song in medicine lodge when candidate is shot with shell
 1 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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03-12. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Peyote song; 1st song of meeting at sundown
 1 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:4981

03-13. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute song
1937-05-131 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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03-15. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Blowsnake, Jasper.
Flute love song: two chiefs
1937-05-131 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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04-01. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Blowsnake, Jasper.
Flute song for drinking
1937-05-171 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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04-02. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950. Blowsnake, Jasper.
Words & Voice for flute song for drinking
1937-05-171 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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04-03. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song - "I Want To See My Dear Uncle"
1937-05-091 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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04-04. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Words and Voice for Flute Song - "I Want To See My Dear Uncle"
1937-05-091 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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04-05. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song for Sleeping Baby
1937-05-171 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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04-06. Blowsnake, Jasper. Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950.
Flute Song
1937-051 .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.


Geographic Name(s): Wisconsin

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

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