Omaha Indian music from the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Subjects: Omaha Indians--Music--History and criticism
Folk music--Nebraska--History and criticism
Omaha Indians--Music
Folk music--Nebraska
Sound recordings in ethnomusicology
Libraries--Special collections
Indians of North America
National libraries
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Computer files -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [Washington, D.C.] : Library of Congress, 2000-
LC Classification: M, ML
Alternate Titles: At head of title: American memory
Additional Authors: American Folklife Center
Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
Notes: LCCN: 00528589
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Title from home page as viewed on Mar. 15, 2000
Offered as part of the American Memory online resource compiled by the National Digital Library Program of the Library of Congress
Summary: Ethnographic field collection of traditional Omaha music from the 1890s through the 1980s. Contains recordings from wax cylinders, songs, speeches, interviews, photographs, field notes, and tape logs. Features material from the 1983 Omaha harvest celebration pow-wow, 1985 Hethu'shka Society concert at the Library of Congress, and 1983 and 1999 interviews with members of the Omaha tribe
Contents: Omaha Indian Music From the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress Search by Keyword--Browse by: Music--Photographs--Spoken Word--Events--Pow-Wow Audio in Sequence Omaha Indian Music features traditional Omaha music from the 1890s and 1980s. The multiformat ethnographic field collection contains 44 wax cylinder recordings collected by Francis La Flesche and Alice Cunningham Fletcher between 1895 and 1897, 323 songs and speeches from the 1983 Omaha harvest celebration pow-wow
OCLC Number: 43818265