Cheyenne Stories

Mss.Rec.51

Date: 1963-1964 | Size: 2 reel(s)

Abstract

Cheyenne folkloric and autobiographical stories, given by 9 different speaekrs in Cheyenne only. Recorded in Norman, Oklahoma in 1963 and 1964.

Digital objects note

This collection contains digital materials that are available in the APS Digital Library. Links to these materials are provided with context in the inventory of this finding aid. A general listing of digital objects may also be found here.

Collection Information

Physical description

2 sound tape reels (2 hr., 24 min.) : analog, 3 3/34 ips, half track, mono ; 7 in.

2 sound tape reels (2 hr., 24 min.) : analog, 3 3/34 ips, half track, mono ; 7 in.

Provenance

Presented by Donald Olson in 1964 (Acc. 1964 2106r). 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

Typescript transcriptions of the recordings, made with the assistance of Mr. Edward Riggs, along with parallel and free translations into English are available in the Phillips Fund Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4).

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Cheyenne Indians -- Folklore
  • Cheyenne language


Detailed Inventory

Audio Recordings
  
01-01. Riggs, Ed. Olson, Donald.
The Bat
196300:02:59

General physical description: 00:02:59


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4953

01-02. Yelloweagle, Leonard. Olson, Donald.
Whiteman and Indian
196300:04:01

General physical description: 00:04:01


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4963

01-03. Yelloweagle, Leonard. Olson, Donald.
A Chief's Son and His Two Wives
196300:10:42

General physical description: 00:10:42


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4954

01-04. Torres, Dora. Olson, Donald.
The Origin of the Seven Stars
196300:02:02

General physical description: 00:02:02


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Pleiades -- Folklore; Cheyenne Indians -- Folklore; Cheyenne language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4966

01-05. Olson, Donald. Hoffman, Albert.
Corn and Meat
196300:04:03

General physical description: 00:04:03


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4969

01-06. Olson, Donald. Hoffman, Albert.
The Head which Rolled
196300:05:58

General physical description: 00:05:58


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4957

01-07. Olson, Donald. Hoffman, Albert, Mrs..
Sweet-medicine Man
196300:04:32

General physical description: 00:04:32


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4949

01-08. Olson, Donald. Hoffman, Albert, Mrs..
Crossing on the Ice
196300:02:30

General physical description: 00:02:30


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4950

01-09. Olson, Donald. Hoffman, Albert, Mrs..
Round-up of the Deer
196300:05:39

General physical description: 00:05:39


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4967

01-10. Olson, Donald. Hoffman, Albert, Mrs..
Ant, Bug, and Rabbit
196300:02:32

General physical description: 00:02:32


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4972

01-11. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
Ground-squirrel and Turtle
196300:02:14

General physical description: 00:02:14


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4947

01-12. Olson, Donald. Bearbow, Minnie.
Ground-squirrel and Turtle
196300:01:52

General physical description: 00:01:52


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4959

01-13. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
When You Came
196300:01:03

General physical description: 00:01:03


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Moccasins; Cheyenne language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4958

01-14. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
Bear, Coyote, and Skunk
196300:01:26

General physical description: 00:01:26


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4971

01-15. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
The Water Monster
196300:04:21

General physical description: 00:04:21


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4942

01-16. Olson, Donald. Flyingout, Allan, Mrs..
Ghost Man
196300:03:35

General physical description: 00:03:35


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4941

01-17. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
Turtle-moccasin
196300:12:46

General physical description: 00:12:46


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4965

01-18. Olson, Donald. Flyingout, Allan, Mrs..
White Owls
196300:02:02

General physical description: 00:02:02


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4968

01-19. Olson, Donald. Flyingout, Allan, Mrs..
The Little Corn-man
196300:02:06

General physical description: 00:02:06


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4945

01-20. Olson, Donald. Flyingout, Allan, Mrs..
The Ant and the Grasshopper
196300:02:21

General physical description: 00:02:21


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4948

01-21. Olson, Donald. Flyingout, Allan, Mrs..
Why Mudhen has Red Eyes
196300:04:14

General physical description: 00:04:14


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4960

01-22. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
A Warrior who Looked for his Friend
196300:09:56

General physical description: 00:09:56


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4952

01-23. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
Night Hawk
196300:04:07

General physical description: 00:04:07


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4943

01-24. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
Floating Eyes
196300:07:50

General physical description: 00:07:50


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4940

01-25. Olson, Donald. Hawk, Anna.
A Scalped Person
196300:02:37

General physical description: 00:02:37


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4956

01-26. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
The Spit Man
196300:02:42

General physical description: 00:02:42


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4951

01-27. Olson, Donald. Hawk, Anna.
Story of a Ghost
196300:06:29

General physical description: 00:06:29


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Ghost stories; Cheyenne Indians -- Folklore; Cheyenne language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4970

01-28. Torres, Dora. Olson, Donald.
A Man Who Looked for Someone to Marry His Daughter
196300:05:23

General physical description: 00:05:23


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4961

01-29. Olson, Donald. Howlingcrane, Jeanette.
The Bear-woman
196300:09:34

General physical description: 00:09:34


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4964

01-30. Olson, Donald. Flyingout, Allan, Mrs..
Return of the Warriors
196300:02:43

General physical description: 00:02:43


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4962

01-31. Riggs, Ed. Olson, Donald.
History
196300:04:53

An autobiographical story about childhood experiences.

General physical description: 00:04:53


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4955

01-32. Riggs, Ed. Olson, Donald.
Toad and Her Children
196300:03:59

General physical description: 00:03:59


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Frogs -- Folklore; Cheyenne Indians -- Folklore; Cheyenne language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4944

01-33. Riggs, Ed. Olson, Donald.
Toad and Her Brothers
196300:01:31

General physical description: 00:01:31


Geographic Name(s): Norman (Okla.)

Subject(s): Cheyenne Indians -- Folklore; Cheyenne language; Frogs -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:4946