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Nahua | Totonac | Yaqui
Alternate forms: Hiaki, Yoeme
Date: 1949
Genre: Songs | Stories
Extent: 1 sound tape reel (42 min.) : DIGITIZED
Description: Nahuatl Texts, recorded on phonograph discs by Robert Barlow circa 1949, in Milpa Alta, Mexico. Stories given entirely in untranslated Nahuatl, with the exception of two stories given in Spanish. Almost all stories are given by Luz Jimenez. The identifiable texts include a story about the Mexican Day of the Dead holiday and the mountain Popocatepetl. Also includes one Yaqui song and one text that may be in a Totonac language. There is occasional prominent cracking and hissing background noise on the recording. (NOTE: This material has been digitized and can be accessed online for free by users not physically at the APS Library through a login and password. Please see our Audio Access Page for information on how to request these materials.)
Collection: Nahuatl texts (Mss.Rec.6)

Date: 1936, 1940
Extent: 28 pages
Description: The Totonac materials in the ACLS collection consist mainly of one item, "Los totonacos y su idioma," primarily in Spanish. Revision of Yale doctoral dissertation; includes introduction, explication of new Totonac alphabet, grammatical notes, and one text, "The Man and the Hawk," with English and Spanish translations. This item can be found in the "Totonac" section of the finding aid. See also "Macro-Penutian" by Benjamin Whof in the "Linguistics, General" section of the finding aid, which may contain some Totonac data.
Collection: ACLS Collection (American Council of Learned Societies Committee on Native American Languages, American Philosophical Society) (Mss.497.3.B63c)

Date: Undated
Contributor: McQuown, Norman A.
Extent: Circa 400 pages
Description: Totonac texts with Spanish translations, and some English translation.
Collection: Totonac texts (Mss.497.3.M24)