OLAC Record

Title:"Mother Deer and Mother Bear" and "Pumice-Stone Man"
Contributor (consultant):Amen, Reitha
Contributor (researcher):Nevin, Bruce E.
Description:Recording of two Achumawi stories, in English: "Mother Deer and Mother Bear" and "Pumice-Stone Man". The stories were told to Bruce Nevin's daughters while Reitha (Tiny) Amen (daughter of Lela Rhoades) was visiting the Nevins in Gloucester ca. 1993. 2015-03.007.1 Beginning of "Mother Deer and Mother Bear" is missing. After story, discussion of bear hunting. About 21:00, little ground squirrel gets a belly ache. 25:00 Dancing with the Milky Way girls. 28:55 Coyote and Q̓awílˑá. 33:16 Ground squirrel the fire builder goes to visit Pumice-stone Man (=sát wic̓íˑlúˑyí, “one who smooths obsidian with his feet”). Ends with the squirrel pushing the bear off and running toward where Pumice-stone Man was hiding; the conclusion of this segment, putting an end to the bearʼs presumption, is missing. 2015-03.007.2 Begins with Ground Squirrel going hunting with his bark arrowheads, and Pumice-stone Man giving him good ones, concludes with his return home
Identifier (URI):http://cla.berkeley.edu/item/23249
Is Format Of (URI):http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X26H4FDV
Is Part Of (URI):http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X22V2D2D
Rights:Items catalogued in the California Language Archive are the physical property of their respective physical repositories. Intellectual rights, including copyright, belong to item creators or their legal heirs and assigns.
Rights Holder:Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
Subject:Achumawi language
Subject (ISO639):acv
Type (DCMI):Sound
Type (OLAC):primary_text


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Citation: Nevin, Bruce E. (researcher); Amen, Reitha (consultant). [1994-06-20/1994-06-21]. California Language Archive.
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