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Abenaki language audio recordings, 1956 - 2006

MS-1117: Gordon Day papers
 Series
Identifier: 3

Description

Contains reel-to-reel audio tapes of Abenaki language, including vocabulary, intonation, stories, legends, songs, prayers, place names, and oral histories recorded by Gordon Day around 1956. The series also includes audio of Stephen Laurent's 1957 reading of Chief Joseph Laurent's "The New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues", published in 1884.

Dates

  • 1956 - 2006

Conditions Governing Access

Advance notice required for access due to format.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

General

Steer patrons to CD use copies or WebDAV

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

Contact:
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA