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    • Collection number: 2014-09
    • Primary contributors: Luther Girado (consultant), Betty Hernandez (consultant), Lucille Hicks (consultant), Laura Grant (researcher, recorder), Julie Turner (researcher, recorder)
    • Additional contributors: Mandy Marine (consultant, participant), Jocelyn Ahlers (participant), Lois Conner Bohna (participant), Anne Bourdon (participant), Sandy Clark (participant), Kim Durham (participant), Merlene Everson (participant), Luther Girado (participant), Amanda Grant Smith (participant, recorder), Jon Hammond (participant), Ron Harkins (participant), Josh Hicks (participant), Carly Tex (participant), Julie Tex (participant), David Turner (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Dates: 2012-2014
    • Historical information: Project funded by a grant from the Documenting Endangered Languages program of the National Science Foundation (#1160669) awarded to the Kawaiisu Language and Culture Center (Tehachapi, CA)
    • Scope and content: Audio and video recordings of conversations and texts
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Luther Girado, Betty Hernandez, Lucille Hicks, Laura Grant, and Julie Turner. Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project, 2014-09, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2TH8K8T.
    • Collection number: 2018-04
    • Primary contributors: Luther Girado (speaker), Betty Hernandez (speaker), Lucille Hicks (speaker), Laura Grant (recorder), Julie Turner (donor)
    • Additional contributors: Gladys Girado (speaker), David Turner (speaker), Julie Turner (speaker, editor, recorder), Charlotte Bastion (author), Shirley Buaman (author), Al Crisalli (author), Jon Hammond (author), Del Troy (author), Janice Williams (author)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Dates: 2004-2007
    • Historical information: These materials were developed by the instructors of the Kawaiisu language program and speakers Ralph Luther Girado, Lucille Girado Hicks, and Betty Girado Hernandez.
    • Scope and content: Audio recordings of words and phrases, accompanied by instructional notes for language teaching; recorded conversations; prayers translated into Kawaiisu from English; video and audio recordings of traditional stories.
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Luther Girado, Betty Hernandez, Lucille Hicks, Laura Grant, and Julie Turner. Kawaiisu Language Lessons, 2018-04, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2WH2N5N.

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    • Item number: 2014-09.077
    • Date: 25 Apr 2014
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Jon Hammond (participant); Mandy Marine (participant); Carly Tex (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Loraine, CA
    • Description: This recording, taken at the homesite, begins with a variety of discussions about activities on the homesite; such as the grinding rock, events held at the homesite, and the old swimming hole. After 28:50 in the recording, the conversation shifts to a language related discussion with two observers.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Activities on the Loraine Homesite , 2014-09.077, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2NG4P6R.
    • Item number: 2018-04.017
    • Date: 2005
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (speaker); David Turner (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (7 tracks); 3 pages of notes
    • Description: Sentences describing animals and their behavior.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Animal Phrases I, 2018-04.017, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25139.
    • Item number: 2018-04.018
    • Date: 2005
    • Contributor: Luther Girado (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (8 tracks); 3 pages of notes
    • Description: Everyday phrases for talking about animals.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Animal Phrases II, 2018-04.018, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25140.
    • Item number: 2018-04.019
    • Date: 2005
    • Contributor: Luther Girado (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (5 tracks); 3 pages of notes
    • Description: List of local animal names.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Animals 2, 2018-04.019, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25141.
    • Item number: 2014-09.073
    • Date: 13 Mar 2014
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Caliente, CA
    • Description: This recording contains a discussion of the railroad houses in Caliente; activities that were held near there and the families that lived in them, as well as a discussion of the previously visited Sawmill site.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Caliente Railroad Houses and Sawmill , 2014-09.073, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X25D8QDB.
    • Item number: 2014-09.041
    • Date: 22 Mar 2013
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Betty Hernandez (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Kim Durham (participant); Merlene Everson (participant); Jon Hammond (participant); Ron Harkins (participant); Julie Turner (recorder)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Bakersfield
    • Description: This recording, captured at the California Area Living Museum, contains a discussion between the speakers regarding different animals; mainly different types of eagles and other raptors.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: California Area Living Museum Visit, 2014-09.041, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X25M648T.
    • Item number: 2018-04.025
    • Date: Oct 2005
    • Contributor: Luther Girado (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (4 tracks); 2 pages of notes
    • Description: List of names of canyons.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Canyons, 2018-04.025, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25147.
    • Item number: 2014-09.072
    • Date: 13 Mar 2014
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording, captured during a highway drive, consists of general conversation as well as a discussion of sites seen alongside the road.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Car Conversation, 2014-09.072, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2959G3M.
    • Item number: 2014-09.067
    • Date: 21 Feb 2014
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Merlene Everson (participant); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording is captured along a drive from one of the speaker’s houses to the local post office and consists of general conversation as well as discussions of things that are passed.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Car Conversations , 2014-09.067, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2Z036Q8.
    • Item number: 2014-09.068
    • Date: 21 Feb 2014
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Merlene Everson (participant); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Caliente, CA
    • Description: This recording, captured at two sites as well as the drive between them, consists of speakers discussing different memories in places passed along the drive as well as one of the speakers praying for another, who had recently passed away at the time of this recording. Locations discussed include the Caliente Post Office, the railroad houses at Caliente, the Fig Orchard and the Twin Oaks School.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Car Conversations and Prayer, 2014-09.068, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2T72G1D.
    • Item number: 2014-09.031
    • Date: 03 Dec 2012
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Betty Hernandez (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording, captured during a car ride to a cemetery, contains a general discussion of events occurring in the speakers’ everyday lives as well as some commentaries about what is seen on the ride.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Cemetery Car Ride, 2014-09.031, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2BC3X33.
    • Item number: 2014-09.002
    • Date: 03 Jul 2012
    • Relations to this item: 2014-09.004 is a version of this Item
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: These recordings feature two speakers who discuss what is important to record (in English) and tell stories of their childhood, including relations between family members and friends, as well as leisure activities the speakers engaged in as children. The second recording is a continuation of the first.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Childhood Stories, 2014-09.002, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2PR7TJ3.
    • Item number: 2014-09.004
    • Date: 03 Jul 2012
    • Relations to this item: 2014-09.002 has this Item as an alternative version
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: These recordings feature two speakers who discuss what is important to record (in English) and tell stories of their childhood, including relations between family members and friends, as well as leisure activities the speakers engaged in as children. The second recording is a continuation of the first.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Childhood Stories (B-roll), 2014-09.004, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2K072T2.
    • Item number: 2018-04.029
    • Date: 10 Apr 2006
    • Contributor: Luther Girado (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (11 tracks); 3 pages of notes
    • Description: Words and phrases used to describe things you do when cooking.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Cooking, 2018-04.029, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25151.
    • Item number: 2014-09.062
    • Date: 16 Dec 2013
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording consists of a group of speakers narrating two picture storybooks, both about coyotes.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Coyote Storybook Narration, 2014-09.062, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2KP80RM.
    • Item number: 2018-04.022
    • Date: Aug 2005
    • Contributor: Luther Girado (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (4 tracks); 3 pages of notes
    • Description: List of vocabulary of edible local plants.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Edible Plants, 2018-04.022, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25144.
    • Item number: 2014-09.079
    • Date: 16 Aug 2013
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Betty Hernandez (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher); Julie Turner (researcher); Kim Durham (participant); Amanda Grant Smith (recorder); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Paper materials for Item number 2014-09.079 are not digitized. Please email us at scoil-ling@berkeley.edu to schedule a visit, or to see if we can scan them for you.
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: The finished, edited movie, Making Elderberry jelly in Laura's backyard.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elderberry Jelly (Final), 2014-09.079, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2CZ35Q7.
    • Item number: 2014-09.064
    • Date: 03 Jan 2014
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher); Julie Turner (researcher, recorder); Jocelyn Ahlers (participant); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording consists of the speakers discussing words and recording example sentences form, C. Hart Merriam, 1935 word list from Fred Collins, his wife, and mother.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Example Sentences and Words, 2014-09.064, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2B56H9W.
    • Item number: 2014-09.059
    • Date: 24 Nov 2013
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Julie Turner (researcher, recorder)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Restricted. (Access to Item number 2014-09.059 requires depositor permission. Email scoil-ling@berkeley.edu to inquire.)
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording, consisting of three separate tracks, contains a discussion about family relations and values that the speakers considered important to them, as well as a more general conversation about family.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Family Values and Relations , 2014-09.059, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2ZW1JHX.

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    • Item number: 2014-09.056
    • Date: 20 Sep 2013
    • Relations to this item: 2014-09.057 is included by this Item
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording contains a viewing and discussion of 1960s-era films concerning different skills of Native Americans; such as making acorn mush and drying jerky
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Film Discussion , 2014-09.056, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2C53JF8.
    • Item number: 2014-09.057
    • Date: 20 Sep 2013
    • Relations to this item: 2014-09.056 includes this Item
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording continues an earlier viewing and discussion of films; this recording focuses on gathering pine nuts. There is also a discussion of photos taken during an earlier recording of elderberry jelly making
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Film Discussion, Pine Nuts, and Jelly Making , 2014-09.057, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X27D2SQJ.
    • Item number: 2014-09.074
    • Date: 14 Mar 2014
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Julie Turner (researcher); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Tehachapi, CA
    • Description: This recording consists of general discussion among the speakers regarding a wide assortment of topics, prompted by conversation starter cards at one of their homes. This recording was taken the day one of the speakers' ashes were placed in the Sand Canyon Indian Cemtery.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: General Conversations and Remembrance, 2014-09.074, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X21R6P3B.
    • Item number: 2014-09.006
    • Date: 22 Jul 2012
    • Contributors: Luther Girado (consultant); Betty Hernandez (consultant); Lucille Hicks (consultant); Laura Grant (researcher, recorder); Jon Hammond (participant)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Loraine, CA
    • Description: These recordings, divided into three segments and taken at a homesite, contain the speakers' recollections of their early memories from their home sites. Topics discussed include stories about parents and friends, specific places visited, and work done at home sites.
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Homesite Discussions, 2014-09.006, in "Kawaiisu Conversations and Landscapes Project", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X29G5KBK.
    • Item number: 2018-04.030
    • Date: Oct 2005
    • Contributor: Luther Girado (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (12 tracks); 3 pages of notes
    • Description: Vocabulary and sentences related to hunting. Written materials dated October 2005, audio CD dated 2004. Tracks 001 through 004 contain to the vocabulary (two words per track), and tracks 005 through 012 contain the sentences listed in the notes (one sentence per track).
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Hunting I, 2018-04.030, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25152.
    • Item number: 2018-04.031
    • Date: Oct 2005
    • Contributor: Luther Girado (speaker)
    • Language: Kawaiisu (xaw)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Extent: 1 audio CD (9 tracks); 3 pages of notes
    • Description: Vocabulary and sentences related to hunting. Written materials dated October 2005, audio CD dated 2005. Tracks 001 through 004 contain to the vocabulary (two words per track), and tracks 005 through 012 contain the sentences listed in the notes (one sentence per track).
    • Collection: Kawaiisu Language Lessons
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Hunting II, 2018-04.031, in "Kawaiisu Language Lessons", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/25153.