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Charm/Amulet

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mrs. B. B. Caddle, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Mrs. B. B. Caddle, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Charm/Amulet
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
22/3381
Barcode:
223381.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bcb88a41-332b-4f50-ac60-b3fa403691e9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_238351
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Dance club

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Possible owner:
George A. Clark (George Andrew Clark), Non-Indian, 1869-1914  Search this
Phebe Eastgate Clark (Phebe Anna Eastgate/Mrs. George A. Clark), Non-Indian, 1871-1942  Search this
Previous owner:
Helen Eastgate Whitaker (Mrs. Simon P. Whitaker), Non-Indian, 1857-1945  Search this
Anna W. Slaughter (Anna Whitaker Slaughter/Mrs. Eugene W. Slaughter), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Donor:
Anna W. Slaughter (Anna Whitaker Slaughter/Mrs. Eugene W. Slaughter), Non-Indian, 1887-1972  Search this
Honoree:
Helen Eastgate Whitaker (Mrs. Simon P. Whitaker), Non-Indian, 1857-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Dance club
Media/Materials:
Wood, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Bead-wrapped
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
San Antonio; Bexar County; Texas; USA
Catalog Number:
24/3948
Barcode:
243948.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f04c1a87-27ca-466c-b637-9ac586259e22
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_259745
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Necklace

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Glaydys Tehaunee, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
IACB source:
Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op/Southern Plains Indian Craftspersons' Cooperative)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, bone hairpipe/hairpipes, cowrie shell/shells, commercial leather thong, thread
Techniques:
Overlay beadwork, strung, tied
Dimensions:
41.6 x 7.2 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1962-1963
Catalog Number:
25/5427
Barcode:
255427.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63b12421c-a228-489a-86ad-e6c500db7300
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271292
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Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Marjorie Sovo, Niuam (Comanche)/Mohawk, b. 1926  Search this
IACB source:
Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op/Southern Plains Indian Craftspersons' Cooperative)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Commercial suede, cotton cloth, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, gourd stitch/brick stitch/netted beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
95 x 8.2 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1962-1963
Catalog Number:
25/5428
Barcode:
255428.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6135cb831-2264-4e5b-a723-4de6ec81ed7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271293
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Apron

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Cynthia Wermy, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Apron
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd
Dimensions:
52 x 74.5 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1965-1985
Catalog Number:
25/5456
Barcode:
255456.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61726d2fb-aa8f-46ee-9a24-bf2a7f43e546
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271321
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Apron

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Cynthia Wermy, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
IACB source:
Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op/Southern Plains Indian Craftspersons' Cooperative)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Apron
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd
Dimensions:
53.6 x 80.5 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1962-1963
Catalog Number:
25/5458
Barcode:
255458.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a286dc21-05a5-4bce-8504-1648fe8951b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271323
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Apron

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Cynthia Wermy, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
IACB source:
Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op/Southern Plains Indian Craftspersons' Cooperative)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Apron
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth
Techniques:
Sewn, patchwork
Dimensions:
48.5 x 47 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1969-1970
Catalog Number:
25/5463
Barcode:
255463.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws640bcc092-112f-4d06-b996-a0663dac2ed5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271328
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Apron

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Cynthia Wermy, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
IACB source:
Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Cooperative (Oklahoma Indian Arts and Crafts Co-op/Southern Plains Indian Craftspersons' Cooperative)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Apron
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, patchwork
Dimensions:
48.2 x 34 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1982
Catalog Number:
25/5484
Barcode:
255484.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64f793fa7-e8bb-4946-b5e7-20cbfd142f60
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271349
Online Media:

Spoon

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Seller:
Dr. William Clark Barnard (Dr. W. C. Barnard), Non-Indian, 1870-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Spoon
Media/Materials:
Horn
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Food/Beverage Serving
Place:
Texas; USA
Catalog Number:
16/9623
Barcode:
169623.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Food/Beverage Serving
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bda673ef-b6df-41b0-94fb-7bb55b797e92
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_181723
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Bow, bowcase, quiver, and arrows

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Captain Warren, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Harrison Brockbank, Non-Indian, ca. 1867-1947  Search this
Donor:
Harrison Brockbank, Non-Indian, ca. 1867-1947  Search this
Object Name:
Bow, bowcase, quiver, and arrows
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Texas; USA
Catalog Number:
18/1037
Barcode:
181037.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6265660cf-7aac-4610-81e5-06f58d162e48
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_193406
Online Media:

Mirror

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Nelson R. Perry (Nelson Revitt Perry), Non-Indian, 1894-1964  Search this
Schenectady Museum Association  Search this
Object Name:
Mirror
Media/Materials:
Wood, mirror, brass tacks/bosses
Techniques:
Studded, incised
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Texas; USA
Catalog Number:
23/4600
Barcode:
234600.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61b7ec6b7-42f1-4734-8de8-cd8a25adfb2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_249789
Online Media:

Warrior's Capture

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Leonard Riddles (Black Moon), Niuam (Comanche), 1919-2003  Search this
Previous owner:
Thelma J. Webster (Mrs. Gerald B. Webster), Non-Indian  Search this
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Thelma J. Webster (Mrs. Gerald B. Webster), Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Title:
Warrior's Capture
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, gouache/opaque watercolors
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
62.2 x 52.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1963
Catalog Number:
26/6503
Barcode:
266503.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d941105b-0790-41ae-b748-527f2b35ddfa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_391650
Online Media:

Comanche Man Profile

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Doc Tate Nevaquaya (Joyce Lee Tate Nevaquaya), Niuam (Comanche), 1932-1996  Search this
Previous owner:
Thelma J. Webster (Mrs. Gerald B. Webster), Non-Indian  Search this
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Thelma J. Webster (Mrs. Gerald B. Webster), Non-Indian  Search this
Previous seller:
Heard Museum Shop  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Gerald B. Webster (Jerry Webster), Non-Indian, 1939-2004  Search this
Title:
Comanche Man Profile
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Board, tempera, watercolor
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
27.3 x 36.3 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Apache, Fort Sill Apache Reservation; Caddo County; Oklahoma; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1990
Catalog Number:
26/6516
Barcode:
266516.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6488ccf10-353e-40cf-8a92-cd077ebd4fc1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_391663
Online Media:

Boy's moccasins

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Boy's moccasins
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Gourd stitch/Brick stitch/Netted beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
5/7470
Barcode:
057470.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Clothing/Garments: Footwear
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6dd16520b-58dd-4c1f-9eac-7ada028f7cff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_62064
Online Media:

Rinzler Memorial Concert: Saturday Night Dance Party; Sacred Music; Sunday Opening

Recorder:
Reiniger, Pete, 1949-  Search this
Place, Jeffrey  Search this
Performer:
Reynolds, George  Search this
Powell, Dirk  Search this
Schwarz, Peter  Search this
Nahwooksy, Fred  Search this
Balfa Toujours (Musical group)  Search this
Foxfire Boys  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Cajuns  Search this
Comanche Indians  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound discs
Place:
Tennessee
United States
New Market (Tenn.)
Louisiana
Oklahoma
Rabun Gap (Ga.)
Georgia
Contents:
1. Evening dance party with Balfa Tojours 2. Sunday morning intro 3. Comanche blessing 4. George Reynolds and the Foxfire Boys
Track Information:
103 Tow-Truck Blues / Balfa Toujours (Musical group), Dirk Powell, Peter Schwarz. Fiddle,Accordion,Triangle (Musical instrument). French language.

102 Old Cowboy Waltz / Balfa Toujours (Musical group), Dirk Powell, Peter Schwarz. Fiddle,Accordion,Triangle (Musical instrument). French language.

101 Port Arthur Blues / Balfa Toujours (Musical group), Dirk Powell, Peter Schwarz. Fiddle,Accordion,Triangle (Musical instrument). French language.

104 Two-Step Atine / Balfa Toujours (Musical group), Dirk Powell, Peter Schwarz. Fiddle,Accordion,Triangle (Musical instrument). French language.

105 Sunday Opening- Comanche Blessing- Give Away / Reaves Nahwooksy. English language.

107 Harbor of Love / Foxfire Boys, George Reynolds. Guitar,Banjo,Mandolin. English language.

108 Working on the Road / Foxfire Boys, George Reynolds. Guitar,Banjo,Mandolin. English language.

109 Deep Settled Peace / Foxfire Boys, George Reynolds. Guitar,Banjo,Mandolin. English language.

110 John the Baptist / Foxfire Boys, George Reynolds. Guitar,Banjo,Mandolin. English language.

111 Look at THat Cold Jordan / Foxfire Boys, George Reynolds. Guitar,Banjo,Mandolin. English language.

112 In That Morning / Foxfire Boys, George Reynolds. Guitar,Banjo,Mandolin. English language.
Local Numbers:
FP-CDR-0066

Rinzler Memorial.Disc 13
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: New Market (Tenn.), United States, Tennessee, 1995.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Cajun music  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Bluegrass music  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Violin  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Triangle (Musical instrument)  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Mandolin  Search this
Identifier:
CFCH.AVPR, Item FP-CDR-0066
See more items in:
CFCH Audiovisual Projects
CFCH Audiovisual Projects / Audio Recordings / Ralph Rinzler Memorial Concert
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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How the Wichita Mountains Came to Be Part I

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Seller:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Title:
How the Wichita Mountains Came to Be Part I
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
38.5 x 56.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Walters; Cotton County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8931
Barcode:
268931.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Unbound, Contemporary Expressions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62421a7e1-40a4-48d6-9f96-914c5ca38e09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407631
Online Media:

How the Wichita Mountains Came to Be Part II

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Seller:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Title:
How the Wichita Mountains Came to Be Part II
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
38.5 x 56.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Walters; Cotton County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8932
Barcode:
268932.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Unbound, Contemporary Expressions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6315bbfed-2670-4dd9-a5ae-9df5b545a231
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407632
Online Media:

Tha Tsi Koa

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Seller:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Title:
Tha Tsi Koa
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
38.5 x 56.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Walters; Cotton County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8933
Barcode:
268933.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Unbound, Contemporary Expressions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62a1e0c7d-b973-4202-a34b-244b2a8e9d3b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407633
Online Media:

Quahada

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Seller:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Title:
Quahada
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
38.5 x 56.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Walters; Cotton County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8934
Barcode:
268934.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Unbound, Contemporary Expressions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65192f561-338d-4e90-823c-142d796e69e3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407634
Online Media:

Gourd Dancer

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Seller:
Ronald L. Burgess (Tachaco), Niuam (Comanche), b. 1950  Search this
Title:
Gourd Dancer
Object Name:
Drawing
Media/Materials:
Paper, graphite, colored pencil, ink
Techniques:
Drawn
Dimensions:
38.5 x 56.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Walters; Cotton County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
2012
Catalog Number:
26/8935
Barcode:
268935.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: Unbound, Contemporary Expressions
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6721f4e67-c18c-4746-8eaf-1798cb4e239e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_407636
Online Media:

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