Dakota language, Western dialect

Mss.Rec.84A

Date: 1970 | Size: 1 reel(s)

Abstract

Consists of elicited sentences in the Western dialect of Dakota made with the assistance of two consultants, Joseph Marshall, Jr. of Mission, South Dakota and Moses Big Crow of St. Francis, South Dakota. Recorded in multiple work sessions in February and March 1970.

Digital objects note

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Collection Information

Physical description

1 sound tape reel (48 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono ; 5 in.

1 sound tape reel (48 min.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 track, mono ; 5 in.

Provenance

Donated by Richard Carter in 1971 (Acc. 1971 939ms). 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

Manuscripts created in conjunction with this audio material are available in the Phillips Fund Collection (Mss.497.3.Am4), under "Carter, Richard." Project report (2 p.); copies of fieldnotes consisting mostly of phonemes, lexica, narratives and sentences with interlinear glosses (75 p.). Research was conducted between 1969 and 1970. Research in 1969 was on the Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota on phonetics and phonology, with consultants Noah, Maxine and Garfield Grassrope, and Herbert Flute. Research in 1970 was on the Rosebud Reservation, South Dakota on phonological analysis, polymorphemic words, and verb paradigms, with consultants Joseph Marshall, Lloyd One Star, Moses Big Crow, and Noah Kills.

Transcripts of these recording session and other linguistic fieldwork can be found in the Phillips Fund collection (Mss.497.3.Am4).

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Dakota language
  • Lakota dialect


Detailed Inventory

Tape 1
  
01-01. Marshall, Joseph, Jr.. Carter, Richard T. (Richard Thomas), 1941-.
Elicited sentences, work session #14
1970-02-111 .mp3; 00:04:08

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: 00:04:08


Geographic Name(s): Mission (S.D.)

Subject(s): Lakota dialect

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3657

01-02. Marshall, Joseph, Jr.. Carter, Richard T. (Richard Thomas), 1941-.
Elicited sentences, work session #15
1970-02-191 .mp3; 00:03:52

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: 00:03:52


Geographic Name(s): Mission (S.D.)

Subject(s): Lakota dialect

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3660

01-03. Carter, Richard T. (Richard Thomas), 1941-. Big Crow, Moses Nelson, 1937-.
Elicited sentences, work session #18
1970-03-031 .mp3; 00:05:37

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: 00:05:37


Geographic Name(s): St. Francis (S.D.)

Subject(s): Lakota dialect

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3659

01-04. Big Crow, Moses Nelson, 1937-. Carter, Richard T. (Richard Thomas), 1941-.
Elicited sentences, work session #19
1970-03-051 .mp3; 00:10:08

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: 00:10:08


Geographic Name(s): St. Francis (S.D.)

Subject(s): Lakota dialect

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3658

01-05. Carter, Richard T. (Richard Thomas), 1941-. Big Crow, Moses Nelson, 1937-.
Elicited sentences, work session #20
1970-03-061 .mp3; 00:24:48

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: 00:24:48


Geographic Name(s): St. Francis (S.D.)

Subject(s): Lakota dialect

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/fedora/repository/audio:3661