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Audio Recording Crow Fair, Crow Agency, Montana: recordings of evening dances, part 3

Crow Fair: evening dances

About this Item

Title

  • Crow Fair, Crow Agency, Montana: recordings of evening dances, part 3

Names

  • Stanton, Gary Ward, 1946- (Collector)
  • Johnson, Paula J., 1954- (Collector)
  • Young, Kay, 1931- (Collector)
  • Crummett, Michael, 1948- (Collector)
  • Toelken, Barre, 1935- (Collector)
  • Jabbour, Alan (Collector)

Created / Published

  • Crow Agency, Montana, August 16, 1979

Headings

  • -  Indians of North America
  • -  Indian dance
  • -  Crow Fair Celebration
  • -  War dance
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  Field recordings
  • -  Music
  • -  Sound recordings
  • -  United States -- Montana -- Crow Agency

Genre

  • Ethnography
  • Field recordings
  • Music
  • Sound recordings

Notes

  • -  Note: This series of recordings was made on a Nagra IV-S stereo tape recorder, set to monaural, using one Sennheiser ME80 hyper-cardioid pattern microphone. Fieldworker Gary Stanton's notes state that he carried the Nagra on his shoulder, with the microphone in a pistol grip, as he stood next to the drum, i.e., the Indian drummers and singers.
  • -  Index data: Part 3 of a 3-part recording made at the evening dance event at Crow Fair: the recording begins with an intertribal war dance in progress, Mad Dog Singers, Sarge Old Horn, lead singer, the fieldworker's notes indicate that the recording gain (level) changes between 1 and 1.5 minutes elapsed time; intertribal war dance, Night Hawk Singers; intertribal war dance,Wolf Bow Singers; a Micmac Indian passer-by laments the state of the relationship between whites and Indians; intertribal war dance, Wolf Bow Singers; intertribal war dance, Mad Dog Singers; and intertribal war dance, Night Hawk Singers.

Medium

  • 7-inch reel

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1981/005: AFS 20420
  • MBRS shelflist: RXA 0906
  • Field project identifier: MT9-GS-R35

Source Collection

  • Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • audio

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Credit line: Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, Paula J Johnson, Kay Young, Michael Crummett, Barre Toelken, and Alan Jabbour. Crow Fair, Crow Agency, Montana: recordings of evening dances, part 3. Crow Agency, Montana, 1979. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_afs20420/.

APA citation style:

Stanton, G. W., Johnson, P. J., Young, K., Crummett, M., Toelken, B. & Jabbour, A. (1979) Crow Fair, Crow Agency, Montana: recordings of evening dances, part 3. Crow Agency, Montana. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_afs20420/.

MLA citation style:

Stanton, Gary Ward, et al. Crow Fair, Crow Agency, Montana: recordings of evening dances, part 3. Crow Agency, Montana, 1979. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_afs20420/>.