• Collection number: LA90
    • Primary contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Additional contributors: Mr. Amante (consultant, researcher), Neva Forney (consultant), John David Klingensmith (consultant), Clara Leger (consultant), Max Nihom (consultant), Irene Alturas Amante (researcher), Laura Somersal (researcher), Jesse O. Sawyer (donor)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Dates: 1960-1968
    • Scope and content: Linguistic field recordings: linguistic data; ethnographic data; songs; dialogues (from LP phonodisc), conversations, reminiscences, untitled texts. Some English glosses provided. Translation to or from English.; Digitization supported by NEH Preservation/Access Grant
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Irene Alturas Amante, Laura Somersal, and Jesse O. Sawyer. The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings, LA 90, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/collection/10057.

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    • Item number: LA90.001
    • Date: 29 Jan 1966
    • Contributors: Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.001.001.wav was formerly segment number 001_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Elicitation of various phrases like "Words don't change," "We were gambling," and "Let's play", LA 90.001, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15788.
    • Item number: LA90.002
    • Date: 30 Jan 1966
    • Contributors: Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.002.001.wav was formerly segment number 002_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Elicitation of basic words and phrases such as church and big boat, LA 90.002, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15789.
    • Item number: LA90.003
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.003.001.wav was formerly segment number 003_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Elicitation of words and phrases related to racial groups and names, LA 90.003, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15790.
    • Item number: LA90.004
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.004.001.wav was formerly segment number 004_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Elicitation of various phrases. Includes "Is it true?" and "blowing in the air"., LA 90.004, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15791.
    • Item number: LA90.005
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.005.001.wav was formerly segment number 005_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Words and phrases like "two-legged," "moving around," and "hanging up", LA 90.005, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15792.
    • Item number: LA90.006
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Clara Leger (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.006.001.wav was formerly segment number 006_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion in English.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Discussion about smoking and what words were to be elicited next, LA 90.006, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15793.
    • Item number: LA90.007
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Clara Leger (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.007.001.wav was formerly segment number 007_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Conversation in Wappo.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Conversation with an unknown topic, LA 90.007, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15794.
    • Item number: LA90.008
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Clara Leger (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.008.001.wav was formerly segment number 008_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Elicitation of miscellaneous words and phrases. Includes several body parts and nature terms., LA 90.008, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15795.
    • Item number: LA90.009
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.009.001.wav was formerly segment number 009_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Elicitation of random names, verbs, and occupations. Also includes such phrases as "he worked" and "let me see it"., LA 90.009, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15796.
    • Item number: LA90.010
    • Date: 09 Sep 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.010.001.wav was formerly segment number 010_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Conversation primarily in English.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Conversation about coyote and his stories. Conversation also steers into a discussion of the different Wappo dialects., LA 90.010, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15797.
    • Item number: LA90.011
    • Date: [unspecified]
    • Contributors: Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.011.001.wav was formerly segment number 011_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description: -6:6. English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Line-by-line translation of the story of the creation of man, LA 90.011, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15798.
    • Item number: LA90.012
    • Date: 24 Sep 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Mr. Amante (consultant), Max Nihom (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.012.001.wav was formerly segment number 012_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion in English and Wappo. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: General discussion about vocabulary words and foodstuffs. Includes elicitation of words like "fried acorn mush"., LA 90.012, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15799.
    • Item number: LA90.013
    • Date: 24 Sep 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Mr. Amante (consultant), Max Nihom (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.013.001.wav was formerly segment number 012_2.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion in English and Wappo. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Continuation of hodgepodge discussion. Includes discussion of Wappo culture., LA 90.013, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15800.
    • Item number: LA90.014
    • Date: 24 Sep 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Mr. Amante (consultant), Max Nihom (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.014.001.wav was formerly segment number 012_3.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion in English and Wappo. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Continuation of discussion, LA 90.014, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15801.
    • Item number: LA90.015
    • Date: 24 Sep 1967
    • Contributors: Max Nihom (consultant), Irene Alturas Amante (researcher), Mr. Amante (researcher), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher), Laura Somersal (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.015.001.wav was formerly segment number 012_4.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion in English and Wappo. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Final portion of the discussion. Segment also includes the translation of some sentences., LA 90.015, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15802.
    • Item number: LA90.016
    • Date: 08 Oct 1975
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.016.001.wav was formerly segment number 013_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion conducted in both Wappo and English. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: General discussion. Includes some random word elicitation., LA 90.016, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15803.
    • Item number: LA90.017
    • Date: 08 Oct 1975
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.017.001.wav was formerly segment number 013_2.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion conducted in both Wappo and English. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: General discussion with random word elicitation, continued, LA 90.017, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15804.
    • Item number: LA90.018
    • Date: 08 Oct 1975
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.018.001.wav was formerly segment number 013_3.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion conducted in both Wappo and English. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: General discussion, cont. Elicitation focuses on animal terms., LA 90.018, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15805.
    • Item number: LA90.019
    • Date: 08 Oct 1975
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.019.001.wav was formerly segment number 013_4.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion conducted in both Wappo and English. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: General discussion with the interspersed elicitation of animals, continued, LA 90.019, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15806.
    • Item number: LA90.020
    • Date: 22 Oct 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.020.001.wav was formerly segment number 014_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Elicitation of miscellaneous words and phrases. Includes "I'm fanning her," "You fan something," and "building.", LA 90.020, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15807.
    • Item number: LA90.021
    • Date: 22 Oct 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.021.001.wav was formerly segment number 014_2.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Conversation in Wappo. Discussion in English. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Conversation followed by a general discussion. Includes some miscellaneous word elicitation., LA 90.021, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15808.
    • Item number: LA90.022
    • Date: 22 Oct 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.022.001.wav was formerly segment number 014_3.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion in English. English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Random discussion with some word and phrase elicitation. Includes such expressions as "I'm thirsty.", LA 90.022, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15809.
    • Item number: LA90.023
    • Date: 22 Oct 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.023.001.wav was formerly segment number 014_4.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  English glosses for some.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: A continuation of the miscellaneous words and phrases like "The grass is growing", LA 90.023, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15810.
    • Item number: LA90.024
    • Date: 21 Nov 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), John David Klingensmith (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.024.001.wav was formerly segment number 015_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Discussion in English.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: Discussion of eating, LA 90.024, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15811.
    • Item number: LA90.025
    • Date: 21 Nov 1967
    • Contributors: Irene Alturas Amante (consultant), Laura Somersal (consultant), Jesse O. Sawyer (researcher)
    • Language: Wappo (wao)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Catalog history: Digital asset LA90.025.001.wav was formerly segment number 016_1.
    • Place: Santa Rosa
    • Description:  Conversation in English. English glosses.
    • Collection: The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings
    • Repository: Berkeley Language Center
    • Preferred citation: General coversation and elicitations from Radin p 15-19. Includes "put out the fire" and "we will dig.", LA 90.025, in "The Jesse O. Sawyer collection of Wappo sound recordings", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/15812.