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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on the aboriginal peoples of the Western Hemisphere, including Eskimos. Works on the inhabitants of India in general are entered under: East Indians. For convenience, the Western Hemisphere has been divided into five basic geographical regions: North America, Mexico, Central America, West Indies and South America. Works pertaining to Indian groups located within the confines of one of these regions are entered under Indians of the pertinent region, e.g.: Indians of North America; Indians of Mexico. INASH display term (pending): Indigenous peoples -- America. Prefer the most specific natural geographic region applicable; avoid the use of colonially imposed boundaries, unless the work described is explicitly limited to a specific state, county, etc., and covers more than [provisionally 7] named nations, tribes or bands.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Folk Music of the United States: Songs from the Iroquois Longhouse, 1956

Identifier: M060.03.0016.00010
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains phonograph records.
Dates: 1956

Folk Music of the United States: Songs of the Nootka and Quileute, 1952

Identifier: M060.03.0015.00002
Abstract Recorded on cylinders in the Northwest coast in 1923 and 1926 and edited by Frances Densmore. Program notes and translations of the songs (20 p. ; 27 cm.) in accompanying booklet. Contents: Potlatch songs: Song in the canoes ; Young doctor's canoe song ; Song of the host at a potlatch ; Song before distribution of gifts -- Songs with contest of physical strength at a potlatch: Song challenging to contest of physical strength -- Klokali songs: Modern klokali song ; Wand dance song ; Song with...
Dates: 1952

Music of the American Indian, circa 1987

Identifier: M060.03.0016.00007
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains phonograph records.
Dates: circa 1987