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Creator:
Hilger, Marie Inez Sister 1891-1977  Search this
Speaker:
Toroshino Kaizawa  Search this
Physical description:
1 reel; 5 inch
Culture:
Ainu  Search this
Type:
Speeches
Place:
Japan
Noboribetsu-shi (Japan)
Date:
1965
August 12, 1965
Summary:
A recording made in Noboribetsu, Hokkaido, Japan during an ethnographic study of child life. Contents of recording: 1. Uepekere, by Toroshino Kaizawa (female age 75, 12 August 1965) [The story was told as an example of the types of stories told to children who are 7 or 8 years old. The story is about a woman who recieves an epidemic from a cursed rotten stump. Her village is saved from the epidemic because her husband performs a ritual harucahrupa ceremony to banish the evil].
Cite as:
Sister Marie Inez Hilger Papers, Sound Recordings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Topic:
Ainu--Speeches  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Local number:
Hilger Sound Recording 6
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Sister Marie Inez Hilger Sound Recordings 1952-1973
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_271515