Beautiful Beyond: Christian Songs in Native Languages (Sound recording : 2004)
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of Public Programs Search this
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Digital versatile discs
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
This accession consists of production records created by Howard Bass, Cultural Arts Manager, in the planning and development of the recording, "Beautiful Beyond: Christian
Songs in Native Languages." Produced in partnership with Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings, "Beautiful Beyond" is an anthology of hymns and songs from Native American communities
throughout the United States. The recording demonstrates how music helped to preserve and perpetuate Native languages. Communities represented include: Cherokee, Cheyenne,
Choctaw Indians, Comanche, Creek Indians, Hopi Indians, Kiowa Indians, Teton Indians (Lakota Indians), Mohawk Indians, Hawaiians, Navajo Indians, Ojibwa Indians, Oneida Indians,
Seminole Indians, Tewa Indians, and Yupik Eskimos. Also included are records related to the festivities and performances planned for the opening of National Museum of the
American Indian (NMAI) building on The Mall in September 2004. Materials include correspondence, biographies, essays, bibliographies, liner notes, recording logs, and audio
recordings. Some materials are in electronic format.
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2021; Transferring office; 03/21/2011 memorandum, Toda to File; Contact reference staff for details.
Living Voices/Voces Vivas (Sound recording : 2001)
National Museum of the American Indian. Community Services Department Search this
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
This accession consists of production records created by the Community Services Department in their work producing "Living Voices/Voces Vivas." "Living Voices/Voces
Vivas" was an audio series in English and Spanish featuring profiles of Native Americans and Native Hawaiians today. The profiles feature people of many ages, traditions and
perspectives telling their own stories, reflecting the wide range of contemporary Native experience in Canada, Mexico, Panama, and the United States. It consists of 40 profiles
in English. Voces Vivas, available on a separate CD, consists of 10 profiles in Spanish.
The production of "Living Voices/Voces Vivas" was overseen by Keevin Lewis of the Community Services Department and Elizabeth Weatherford at the Film and Video Center,
National Museum of the American Indian. Materials include release forms, applications, transcripts, production notes, and interview recordings on DAT audiotapes and audiocassettes.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs Search this
Narrative of a tour through Hawaii, or Owhyhee with observations on the natural history of the Sandwich Islands, and remarks on the manners, customs, traditions, history, and language of their inhabitants By William Ellis
Life in the Pacific of the 1700s : the Cook/Forster Collection of the Georg August University of Gottingen : an exhibition held at the Honolulu Academy of Arts, Hawaii February 23-May 16, 2006, the National Museum of Australia, Canberra, June 22-September 10, 2006 / [Stephen Little, Peter Ruthenberg, editors] ; organized by the Honolulu Academy of Arts in cooperation with the Institute of Cultural and Social Anthropology of the Georg August University of Gottingen
Cook/Forster Collection of the Georg August University of Gottingen