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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957.
Washington : U.S. Govt. print. off., 1929
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Notes:||Also issued as House document 314, 70th Congress, 1st session.
|Description:||xx, 229 pages, 19 pages of plates : illustrations, music, portraits ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||The Papago tribe --
Musical instruments and their use --
Tabulated analysis : comparison of Chippewa, Sioux, Ute, Mandan, and Hidatsa songs with Papago songs --
Comparison of Papago songs with the combined analyses of the Chippewa, Sioux, Ute, Mandan, and Hidatsa songs --
Songs connected with legends --
Treatment of the sick --
Songs connected with ceremonies --
Songs connected with expeditions to obtain salt --
War songs --
Songs of the kicking-ball races --
Songs of the bat dance --
Dream songs --
Hunting songs --
Songs for the entertainment of children --
Miscellaneous songs --
Melodic and rhythmic analysis of songs by serial numbers.
|Series Title:||Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology), 90.; House document (United States. Congress. House), 70th Congress, no. 314.|
|Responsibility:||by Frances Densmore.|