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    • Collection number: 2018-10
    • Primary contributor: David A. Francis (speaker)
    • Language: Malecite-Passamaquoddy
    • Extent: 1 cassette
    • Historical information: David A. Francis was born on January 23, 1917 in Pleasant Point, Maine and worked with the Pleasant Point Tribal Government helping to preserve the Passamaquoddy language. He died on February 26, 2016 in Bangor, aged 99 (adapted from the Bangor Daily News, February 28, 2016). These recordings likely reached the Survey as part of the Passamaquoddy materials belonging to Karl V. Teeter (LL.006), with which the items in this collection are associated.
    • Scope and content: Audio recordings of two pedagogically oriented books produced by the Title VII Bilingual Program under the direction of Joseph A. Nicholas (Director) and David A. Francis Sr. (Language Coordinator), based in Perry, Maine.
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Passamaquoddy Sound Recordings, SCL 2018-10, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X27942VC

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    • Item number: LL.006
    • Date: 1970s - 1980s
    • Relations to this bundle: 2018-10.001 references this Item; 2018-10.002 references this Item
    • Contributors: Karl V. Teeter (compiler), David A. Francis (author), Robert M. Leavitt (author)
    • Languages: Malecite-Passamaquoddy, Abenaki
    • Availability: In person by appointment
    • Extent: 1 box
    • Description: Passamaquoddy language learning/pedagogy materials.
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: [Passamaquoddy and Abenaki lessons and storybooks], LL.006, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/2546
    • Item number: 2018-10.001
    • Relations to this bundle: LL.006 referenced by this Item
    • Contributor: David A. Francis (speaker)
    • Language: Malecite-Passamaquoddy
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Formerly Hinton.t004
    • Place: Pleasant Point, ME
    • Description: Consists of reading of a portion of the Passamaquoddy text on page 2 (side A of the cassette)
    • Collection: Passamaquoddy Sound Recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: [Reading of Book 1, Amsqahseweyak Skicinuwok "First Indians"], 2018-10.001, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25244
    • Item number: 2018-10.002
    • Relations to this bundle: LL.006 referenced by this Item
    • Contributor: David A. Francis (speaker)
    • Language: Malecite-Passamaquoddy
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Formerly Hinton.t004
    • Place: Pleasant Point, ME
    • Description: Consists of reading of the Passamaquoddy texts and vocabularies on all of pages 2-3 and 8-12 (side B of the cassette)
    • Collection: Passamaquoddy Sound Recordings
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: [Reading of Book 2, Skicin Eli Piluwikit "Indian Characteristics"], 2018-10.002, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25245

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