Audio Recording Commentary on Hethu'shka Song (Call Number: AFC 1986/038: 0391)
Commentary on Hethu'shka Song [Call Number: AFC 1986/038 0391]
About this Item
- Commentary on Hethu'shka Song (Call Number: AFC 1986/038: 0391)
- McIntyre, Laurel (Recordist)
- Jabbour, Alan (Interviewer)
- White, Rufus (Speaker)
Created / Published
- July 20, 1999
- - United States -- Nebraska -- Macy
- - Music
- - Ethnography
- - Songs
- - Rufus White translates the song: "When I came to your village, I saw your spirit and was thinking of you. My spirit is still here." Notes from interview with Rufus White: The person who made the song cried as he sang it. He saw the spirit as he was singing. Interview with Rufus White. Tribal Administration Building, Macy, Nebraska.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1999/014: 0757
- Omaha Indian interviews collection, 1999 (AFC 1999/014)
- American Folklife Center
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Chicago citation style:
Mcintyre, Laurel, Alan Jabbour, and Rufus White. Commentary on Hethu'shka Song Call Number: AF/038: 0391. 1999. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/omhbib000393/.
APA citation style:
McIntyre, L., Jabbour, A. & White, R. (1999) Commentary on Hethu'shka Song Call Number: AF/038: 0391. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/omhbib000393/.
MLA citation style:
Mcintyre, Laurel, Alan Jabbour, and Rufus White. Commentary on Hethu'shka Song Call Number: AF/038: 0391. 1999. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/omhbib000393/>.