Amazonian Languages Collection of Ernest Migliazza

Colección de Lenguas Amazonicas de Ernest Migliazza

Object Details

Collection LanguageKashinawa
Arutani
Ngäbere
Yanomamö
Katukína
Makiritari
Makushi
Makú
Marúbo
Bocotá
Shanenawa
Sanumá
Ninam
Yanam
Yanomámi
Sapé
Ticuna
Wapishana
Language PIDailla:119567
ailla:119550
ailla:119535
ailla:119548
ailla:119563
ailla:119553
ailla:119551
ailla:119549
ailla:119566
ailla:119498
ailla:119565
ailla:119547
ailla:119544
ailla:119545
ailla:119546
ailla:119555
ailla:119564
ailla:119552
Title [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Title
TitleAmazonian Languages Collection of Ernest Migliazza
Country(ies)Venezuela
Panama
Brazil
Collector(s)Migliazza, Ernest
Depositor(s)Migliazza, Ernest
Project/Collector Website
Description [Indigenous]
Language of Indigenous Description
DescriptionThis large collection of audio recordings from the 1960's includes songs, myths, Wayamó trade talk, narratives and Brazilian National Museum word list elicitations for many Amazonian languages, some of which are now extinct. There are also recordings in several languages of Panama.

Funds for archiving this collection were provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
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