Historical information: This collection contains two file bundles, both of which represent copies of original recordings held at the Hearst Museum. The first file bundle contains recordings of a story and a song in Central Sierra Miwok, recorded in January 1931. The second contains recordings of stories, songs and word lists in Yurok, recorded in March 1933.
Scope and content: Audio recordings of stories, songs, and word lists in Central Sierra Miwok and Yurok.
Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
Preferred citation: Central Sierra Miwok and Yurok Sound Recordings, SCL 2018-23, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2QN64W6
Description: This recording contains the story "The Youth and the Devil's Daughter" (0:00 - 2:37) and a handgame song (2:37 - 4:25) in the Central Sierra Miwok language. As noted there, this recording was at least partly derived from Hearst Museum of Anthropology sound recordings 24-37.
Description: This recording contains songs, texts, and vocabulary in the Yurok language. A list of tracks with corresponding timestamps and a more detailed description of the content is provided in 2018-23.002.pdf. As noted there, this recording was at least partly derived from Hearst Museum of Anthropology sound recordings 24-20, 24-25, 24-26, 24-21. 24-22.