Otomi Stories

Mss.Rec.90

Date: 1972 | Size: 3 reel(s)

Abstract

Stories and jokes in Otomi, including discussion in Spanish on the meaning of each story. All stories are followed by Spanish translation. Recorded in San Diego, California, in July and August of 1972, by H. Russell Bernard with speaker Jesús Salinas Pedraza of Orizabita, Ixmiquilpan, Hidalgo, Mexico.

Digital objects note

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Collection Information

Physical description

3 sound tape reels (3 hr., 22 min.) : analog, half track, 3 3/4 ips, mono ; 5 in.

3 sound tape reels (3 hr., 22 min.) : analog, half track, 3 3/4 ips, mono ; 5 in.

Provenance

Donated by H. Russell Bernard in 1972 (Acc. #1972 1625r).

Processing information

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

Related material

Otomi transcript and English translation of stories available in "Otomi Parables, Folktales, and Jokes," International Journal of American Linguistics, Vol. 1, No. 2, 1972. (Call No.: 497.05 IN8.N V.1, NO.2)

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Sound recordings

Subject(s)

  • Humorous stories, Otomi
  • Otomi Indians -- Folklore
  • Otomi language


Detailed Inventory

Tape 1
  
01-01. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
The Cat and the Burro (Otomi)
1972-07-0900:04:56

General physical description: 00:04:56


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:12493

01-02. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
The Cat and the Burro (Spanish)
1972-07-0900:04:09

General physical description: 00:04:09


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:12498

01-03. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
Discussion of "The Cat and the Burro"
1972-07-0900:02:42

General physical description: 00:02:42


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10528

01-04. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
The Deer Hunter (Otomi)
1972-07-0900:05:49

General physical description: 00:05:49


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Hunters -- Folklore; Otomi language; Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:12505

01-05. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
The Deer Hunter (Spanish)
1972-07-0900:04:35

General physical description: 00:04:35


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Hunters -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:12512

01-06. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
Discussion of "The Deer Hunter"
1972-07-0900:12:35

General physical description: 00:12:35


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi language; Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Hunters -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10538

01-07. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
A Woman Who Cheated on Her Husband (Otomi) [1 of 2]
1972-07-0900:11:12

General physical description: 00:11:12


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi language; Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Adultery -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10543

01-08. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
A Woman Who Cheated on Her Husband (Otomi) [2 of 2]
1972-07-0900:01:30

General physical description: 00:01:30


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Adultery -- Folklore; Otomi language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10546

01-09. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
A Woman Who Cheated on Her Husband (Spanish)
1972-07-0900:10:16

General physical description: 00:10:16


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Adultery -- Folklore; Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10570

01-10. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Discussion of "A Woman Who Cheated on Her Husband"
1972-07-0900:01:43

General physical description: 00:01:43


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Adultery -- Folklore; Otomi language; Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10600

01-11. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
A Man Who Was Sleeping with His Wife (Otomi)
1972-07-1100:03:10

General physical description: 00:03:10


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10603

01-12. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
A Man Who Was Sleeping with His Wife (Spanish)
1972-07-1100:02:52

General physical description: 00:02:52


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10606

01-13. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
Discussion of "A Man Who Was Sleeping with His Wife"
1972-07-1100:01:46

General physical description: 00:01:46


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10609

01-14. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
The Cricket and the Weevil (Otomi)
1972-07-1100:07:22

General physical description: 00:07:22


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi language; Insects -- Folklore; Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10612

01-15. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
The Cricket and the Weevil (Spanish)
1972-07-1100:06:14

General physical description: 00:06:14


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Insects -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10615

01-16. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Discussion of "The Cricket and the Weevil"
1972-07-1100:01:34

General physical description: 00:01:34


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Insects -- Folklore; Otomi language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10618

Tape 2
  
02-01. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Some Compadres (Otomi)
1972-07-2900:02:40

General physical description: 00:02:40


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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10624

02-02. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Some Compadres (Spanish)
1972-07-2900:02:07

General physical description: 00:02:07


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10627

02-03. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
Discussion of "Some Compadres"
1972-07-2900:07:16

General physical description: 00:07:16


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10630

02-04. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
José and His Father (Otomi)
1972-07-2900:05:17

General physical description: 00:05:17


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10633

02-05. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
José and His Father (Spanish)
1972-07-2900:03:42

General physical description: 00:03:42


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10636

02-06. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Discussion of "José and His Father"
1972-07-2900:14:08

General physical description: 00:14:08


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10639

02-07. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Muledrivers (Otomi)
1972-07-2900:08:21

General physical description: 00:08:21


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi language; Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Muleteers -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10644

02-08. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Muledrivers (Spanish)
1972-07-2900:07:59

General physical description: 00:07:59


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Muleteers -- Folklore; Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10647

02-09. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
A Gringo and an Otomi #1 (Otomi)
1972-07-2900:06:11

General physical description: 00:06:11


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10650

02-10. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
A Gringo and an Otomi #1 (Spanish)
1972-07-2900:04:44

General physical description: 00:04:44


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10654

02-11. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Discussion of "A Gringo and an Otomi #1"
1972-07-2900:02:03

General physical description: 00:02:03


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10657

02-12. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
A Gringo and an Otomi #2 (Otomi)
1972-07-2900:02:13

General physical description: 00:02:13


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

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

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10660

02-13. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
A Gringo and an Otomi #2 (Spanish)
1972-07-2900:02:42

General physical description: 00:02:42


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10663

02-14. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
Stupid Jose #1 (Otomi)
1972-07-2900:04:43

General physical description: 00:04:43


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi language; Stupidity -- Folklore; Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10666

02-15. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Stupid Jose #1 (Spanish)
1972-07-2900:03:21

General physical description: 00:03:21


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Stupidity -- Folklore; Otomi Indians -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10669

02-16. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Discussion of "Stupid Jose #1"
1972-07-2900:09:56

General physical description: 00:09:56


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Stupidity -- Folklore; Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Otomi language

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10672

Tape 3
  
03-01. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-.
Stupid Jose #2 (Otomi)
1972-08-0200:17:36

General physical description: 00:17:36


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Otomi language; Stupidity -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10675

03-02. Bernard, H. Russell (Harvey Russell), 1940-. Salinas Pedraza, Jesús.
Stupid Jose #2 (Spanish)
1972-08-0200:14:07

General physical description: 00:14:07


Geographic Name(s): San Diego (Calif.)

Subject(s): Otomi Indians -- Folklore; Stupidity -- Folklore

Access digital object:
http://diglib.amphilsoc.org/islandora/object/audio:10679