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Drum and drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Object Name:
Drum and drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
19/591
Barcode:
190591.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203773

Hand drum and drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Object Name:
Hand drum and drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
19/599
Barcode:
190599.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203782

Drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Previous owner:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Object Name:
Drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
23/9326
Barcode:
239326.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_254833

Hand drum and drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Object Name:
Hand drum and drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Stretched
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
19/597
Barcode:
190597.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203780

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Gourd, wood
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
8/3016
Barcode:
083016.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_89355

Drum (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Drum (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
8/2999
Barcode:
082999.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_89337

Rattle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Gourd, wood
Techniques:
Cut
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
19/592
Barcode:
190592.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203775

Hand drum and drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Object Name:
Hand drum and drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
19/598
Barcode:
190598.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_203781

Drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
8/2986
Barcode:
082986.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_89323

Drumstick (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Drumstick (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
8/2989
Barcode:
082989.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_89326

Rattle

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ronald Lawe (Ron Lawe), Menominee (Menomini), b. 1940  Search this
NMAI agent:
Cynthia Chavez Lamar (Cynthia L. Chavez), San Felipe Pueblo  Search this
Object Name:
Rattle
Media/Materials:
Wood, hair
Techniques:
Carved, incised
Dimensions:
58.0 x 7.0 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Chicago; Cook County; Illinois; USA (inferred)
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/9740
Barcode:
269740.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_411180

Flute

Culture/People:
Menominee (Menomini)  Search this
Collector:
Alanson B. Skinner (A. B. Skinner/Alanson Buck Skinner), Non-Indian, 1886-1925  Search this
Object Name:
Flute
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Shawano County; Wisconsin; USA
Catalog Number:
9/1877
Barcode:
091877.000
See related items:
Menominee (Menomini)
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_98627
Online Media:

MS 3261 Manuscripts relating to Winnebago music

Creator:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957  Search this
Draftsman:
Yellowbank  Search this
Extent:
2 Boxes
1 Portfolio
Culture:
Winnebago -- Music  Search this
Hopi -- Songs  Search this
Zuni -- Songs  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Winnebago -- drumsticks  Search this
Menominee -- striking sticks  Search this
Winnebago Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Portfolios
Songs
Date:
1927-1939
Scope and Contents:
Material includes manuscript "Winnebago Music," 362 typed pages, 50 illustrations (filed separately in original prints file, Bureau of American Ethnology File, Number 3261 part), transcriptions of 205 Winnebago songs, and 2 flute melodies (ca. 116 pages) marked "ready for publication" and submitted November 28, 1939; and original copies of 205 Winnebago songs received from the Densmore estate, ca. 1962. This manuscript was compiled from various Winnebago manuscripts submitted by the author to the Bureau of American Ethnology at intervals, 1927-1940.

Contents:

"Winnebago Music." Contains material from 14 Winnebago manuscripts formerly submitted. Revised in final form for publication November, 1940 by Miss Densmore. 362 pages numbered 1 through 318 with some pages having several sub-letters. The manuscript contains an 83 page section on "The Peyote Cult". "Winnebago Music." Carbon copy of unpublished manuscript, pages 220-240. This manuscript is a brief resume of F. Densmore's work with Winnebago songs and dances. No date appears on the manuscript but it could not have been written before 1940. Tabulated analyses from the various Winnebago manuscripts in the following list were sent to F. Densmore, returned by F. Densmore, July 19, 1939, and not refiled with the manuscript to which they belong. Now filed together in 1st envelope.

Old Manuscript Number 2974, "14 Winnebago songs used in the treatment of the sick." 10 page manuscript, 7 page descriptive analysis of songs. Material was collected at Galesville, Wisconsin, November 23, 1927.

Old Manuscript Number 2986, "22 Winnebago songs of the Winter Feast." 22 page manuscript. Submitted April 21, 1928.

Old Manuscript Number 3029, "28 Winnebago war songs." 34 page manuscript including descriptive analysis of songs. Material collected in Trempeleau and near Galesville, Wisconsin, October 1927. Submitted November 26, 1928.

Old Manuscript Number 3106, "Origin-song of the dice game and other Winnebago songs." 11 page manuscript, 7 page descriptive analysis. Submitted December 15, 1928.

Old Manuscript Number 3107, "13 Winnebago songs connected to the recent war, and 17 tables showing a comparison between songs of the Pawnee and songs of the Chippewa, Sioux and other tribes." 11 page manuscript, 9 page descriptive analysis. Submitted January 26, 1929.

Old Manuscript Number 3115, "19 Winnebago songs connected with legends, games and dances." 14 page manuscript, 11 page descriptive analysis. Material collected near Black Falls, Wisconsin, September 1928 and submitted to the Bureau of American Ethnology March 2, 1929. Also "data concerning two Winnebago drumsticks and a pair of Menominee "striking sticks." 1 page, 1 illustration. 3/5/1929

Old Manuscript Number 3156, "12 Winnebago songs of games and dances." 17 page manuscript including descriptive analyses of 12 songs. Material collected Tomah, Wisconsin and near Wisconsin Rapids, June 26, 1930.

Old Manuscript Number 3178 "Songs for a spirit of the dead, and other Winnebago songs." (36 pages analysis, 9 sheets transcriptions, 4 small photos, recorded on the old catalog card are not present. Material collected at Dallas on Wisconsin River, October 31, 1930.

Old Manuscript Number 3179 "Winnebago songs of the Water-spirit and Night-spirit bundles." 21 page manuscript including descriptive analysis. (24 pages tabulated analysis, 9 sheets transcriptions, 2 photos of John Smoke, recorded on old catalog card are not present) Submitted September 20, 1930.

Old Manuscript Number 3198 "Winnebago songs of the Medicine Lodge: Buffalo Feast and Fish Dance." 28 page manuscript including descriptive analysis. (Tabulated analysis, transcriptions and 2 illustrations recorded on the old catalog card are not present) Material collected at Red Wing, Minnesota, September 1930. Submitted June 27, 1931.

Old Manuscript Number 3201 "(14) Pueblo (Hopi, Zuni), Navaho and Winnebago Songs." 21 page manuscript including descriptive analysis. (Transcription, tabulated analysis and illustrations recorded on old catalog card are not present.) Submitted October 16, 1931.

Old Manuscript Number 3205 "The Peyote Cult and Treatment of the Sick among the Winnebago Indians." 44 page typed manuscript including descriptive analysis of 17 songs, 1 original diagram of Peyote lodge, drawn by Yellowbank, and 8" X 10" photo of musical instruments, and 4 photo illustrations (Bureau of American Ethnology # 3261-b,27,28,29,30). (Transcriptions and tabulated analysis recorded on old catalog card are not present.) Submitted October 16, 1931.

Old Manuscript Number 3229 (pt) "Winnebago, Iroquois, Pueblo (Zuni and Cochiti), and British Columbia (Nitinat, Fraser and Thompson River) songs, with catalog numbers of 143 songs." Catalog numbers of song numbers 1981-2123 is the only remaining part of this manuscript. (60 page manuscript, recorded on old catalog card, was separated at intervals. The Iroquois section was pulled August 1955 and is now filed Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript # 3378. The Pueblo section was pulled August 1955 and now filed Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript # 4482 (old number 3229 part). The British Columbia Section was pulled August 1955 and is now filed Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript # 3371 (old number 3229 part). All this material accounts for pages 35-60 of the 60 page manuscript. The first 25 pages must have refered to the Winnebago and perhaps a comparative analysis of the songs of these different tribes, but these 25 pages have not been located.

Old Manuscript Number 3261-a "(9) Winnebago Songs of the Peyote Ceremony." 17 page typed manuscript including descriptive analysis, 1 diagram, 3 portraits of singers now in illustration file # 3261-b:31, 33, 34). (18 page tabulated analysis and 6 page transcriptions, recorded on old catalog card, are not present, 1965) Submitted June 21, 1932.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 3261
Provenance:
Submitted by the author to the Bureau of American Ethnology at intervals, and some manuscripts received from the Densmore estate, ca. 1962.
Topic:
Peyote -- Winnebago  Search this
Music -- Winnebago  Search this
Peyotism -- Winnebago  Search this
Games -- Winnebago  Search this
Dances -- Winnebago  Search this
Music -- Hopi  Search this
Music -- Winnebago  Search this
Music -- Navaho  Search this
Music -- Zuni  Search this
Peyote lodge -- Winnebago  Search this
Musical instruments -- Winnebago  Search this
Musical instruments -- Menominee  Search this
Genre/Form:
Songs
Citation:
Manuscript 3261, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS3261
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms3261

Festival Recordings: Michigan Narrative Stage: Music and Community; Michigan Fiddling; Fishing Stories [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Michigan Program 1987 Washington, D.C  Search this
Performer:
Moilanen, Art 1917-1995  Search this
Stimac, Bill 1923-  Search this
Raber, Les 1911-2000  Search this
Gifford, Paul  Search this
Grabowski, Dick 1931-2006  Search this
Wicks, Jim  Search this
Davison, Ray  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Michigan
Mass City (Mich.)
Houghton (Mich.)
Hastings (Mich.)
Menominee (Mich.)
McMillan (Mich.)
Date:
1987
Topic:
Oral history  Search this
Fiddle tunes  Search this
Storytelling  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Violin  Search this
Dulcimer  Search this
Community  Search this
Music  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Local number:
FP-1987-CT-0263
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_312853

Folk Music in America, Vol. 2: Songs of love, courtship & marriage [sound recording]

Liner notes:
Spottswood, Richard K (Richard Keith)  Search this
Performer:
Okimase, John  Search this
Platt, Moses  Search this
Johnson, Lonnie  Search this
Mendoza, Lydia  Search this
Jones, Jab  Search this
Rachell, Yank  Search this
Estes, Sleepy John 1899-1977  Search this
Strothers, Jimmie  Search this
Monroe, Bill 1911-1996  Search this
White, J.C  Search this
Doyle, Little Buddy  Search this
Shade, Will 1898-1966  Search this
Segura, Dewey  Search this
Hebert, Didier  Search this
Dunford, Uncle Eck 1878-1953  Search this
Bolick, Bill  Search this
Bolick, Earl  Search this
Arthur, Emry 1900-1966  Search this
Thenstead, Adolph  Search this
Manning, Sally  Search this
Ray, Lost John  Search this
Mainer, Wade 1907-2011  Search this
Cuarteto Mendoza  Search this
Blue Grass Boys  Search this
Carter Family (Musical group)  Search this
Little Son Joe  Search this
Carolina Tar Heels  Search this
Blue Sky Boys  Search this
Mentor Boys  Search this
Mountaineers (Musical group)  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Americans  Search this
Menominee Indians  Search this
African American  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Cajuns  Search this
Afro-Caribbean  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Wisconsin
Keshena (Wis.)
Texas
Sugarland Prison (Tex.)
New York
New York (N.Y.)
San Antonio (Tex.)
Tennessee
Memphis (Tenn.)
Virginia
State Farm (Va.)
Illinois
Chicago (Ill.)
New Jersey
Camden (N.J.)
Arkansas
Fayetteville (Ark.)
Louisiana
New Orleans (La.)
Georgia
Atlanta (Ga.)
Galax (Va.)
Champagne (Ill.)
Grafton (Wis.)
North Carolina
Wilkesboro (N.C.)
Taylor (Tex.)
Brownsville (Tenn.)
Kentucky
Delcambre (La.)
Trinidad and Tobago
Date:
1976
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Folk songs  Search this
Conjunto music  Search this
Tejano music  Search this
Bluegrass music  Search this
Cajun music  Search this
String band  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Old-time music  Search this
Flute  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Violin  Search this
Mandolin  Search this
Triangle (Musical instrument)  Search this
Piano  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Bass  Search this
Harmonica  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Clarinet  Search this
Local number:
FP-RINZ-LP-0921
Library of Congress LBC2
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audiorecordings, 1950-1994 292071
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_330784

Yuman and Yaqui music / by Frances Densmore

Author:
Densmore, Frances 1867-1957  Search this
Physical description:
880-01 xviii, 216 pages, 31 pages of plates : illustrations, map, music, portraits ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Date:
1932
Topic:
Yuman Indians--Music--History and criticism  Search this
Yaqui Indians--Music--History and criticism  Search this
Indians of North America--Music--History and criticism  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078083

The Ojibwa dance drum : its history and construction / Thomas Vennum, Jr

Author:
Vennum, Thomas  Search this
Physical description:
320 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Music
Date:
1982
Topic:
Drum  Search this
Call number:
ML1035 .V46 1982X
GN301.S666 no. 2
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_162991

Ojibwa Dance Drum: Its History and Construction

Author:
Vennum, Thomas, Jr.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1982
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_111544

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