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Seminole music

Author: Frances Densmore
Publisher: Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1956.
Series: Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology), 161.; House document (United States. Congress. House), 84th Congress, no. 142.
Edition/Format:   Book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Music
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Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957.
Seminole music.
Washington, United States G.P.O., 1956
(OCoLC)593371208
Material Type: Government publication, National government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Densmore
OCLC Number: 1016667
Notes: Also issued as House document no. 142, 84th Congress, 1st session.
Includes unaccompanied melodies.
Description: xxviii, 223 pages, 18 pages of plates : illustrations, music, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Seminole in history --
The Seminole of modern times and their abode --
Seminole camps and villages --
Dwellings --
Clothing and ornaments --
Hair dressing --
Cultivation of the soil --
Planting of corn --
Fishing and hunting --
Food and its preparation --
Preparation of hides --
Names --
Marriage --
Homelife --
Washing of clothing --
Calendar --
Knowledge received in dreams --
Use of "protective medicine" --
Authority of old men --
Scarification --
Punishment --
Industries --
Death and burial --
Miscellaneous notes --
Musical instruments --
Corn Dance --
Analyses of Corn Dance songs and of related dances --
Hunting Dance --
Analyses of Hunting Dance songs --
Social dances --
Children's dances --
Analyses of social and children's dance songs --
Songs connected with treatment of the sick --
Analyses of songs connected with treatment of the sick --
Songs for success in hunting --
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Analyses of songs for success in hunting --
Songs for success in ball game --
Analyses of songs for success in ball game --
Stories and legends --
Miscellaneous songs --
Analyses of songs with stories and miscellaneous songs --
Summary of analyses of Seminole songs, with comparisons between Seminole songs and songs of other tribes.
Series Title: Bulletin (Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology), 161.; House document (United States. Congress. House), 84th Congress, no. 142.
Responsibility: by Frances Densmore.

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