Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Boehmer, William J.
Cornwall, Robert
Corse, Carita Doggett
Jumper, Lura May
Dates 1940
Location Florida
Seminole Indian Reservation
United States
Language Creek
Subjects [Cow Creek Settlement]
Brighton Indian Day School
Children's Songs
Ethnography
Field Recordings
Glades County, Florida
Music
Seminole Indian Reservation
Seminole Indian Songs
Seminole Indians
Songs
Vocals
Title
Chish-hi-you-bung-gay
Description
Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 41 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | This is William D. Boehmer, teacher at the Brighton Indian Day School, at Brighton, Florida, introducing Lura May Jumper, 8-year-old Seminole girl, a pupil at the school. She will sing a traditional Seminole children's song called 'The Bat Song,' 'Chish-hi-you-bung-gay.'" The sound quality of this recording is poor, and the record concludes with skipping. Performance Note: "Chish-hi-you-bung-gay" (vocals) performed by Lura May Jumper at Brighton Indian Day School, Cow Creek settlement, Seminole Indian Reservation, Florida, on July 1, 1940. Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).
Contributor Names
Jumper, Lura May (performer)
Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892- (collector)
Cornwall, Robert (collector)
Created / Published
Seminole Indian Reservation, Florida, 1940-07-01.
Subject Headings
-  Seminole Indians
-  Children's songs
-  Seminole Indians -- Music
-  United States -- Florida -- Seminole Indian Reservation -- place of recording
Genre
Field recordings
Songs
Notes
-  This is William D. Boehmer, teacher at the Brighton Indian Day School, at Brighton, Florida, introducing Lura May Jumper, 8-year-old Seminole girl, a pupil at the school. She will sing a traditional Seminole children's song called 'The Bat Song,' 'Chish-hi-you-bung-gay.'"
-  The sound quality of this recording is poor, and the record concludes with skipping.
-  Performance Note: "Chish-hi-you-bung-gay" (vocals) performed by Lura May Jumper at Brighton Indian Day School, Cow Creek settlement, Seminole Indian Reservation, Florida, on July 1, 1940.
Form
sound recording
sound disc
Extent
1 sound disc ( 41 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
Repository
AFC 1940/011: AFS 03892 B02 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.afc.afcflwpa.3892b2/mets.xml
Access Condition
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