Gertrude P. Kurath recordings of Native American songs, 1953-1954
The materials in this online repository include digitized versions of sound recordings made by Gertrude P. Kurath and held by the Bentley Historical Library.
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Dancer, researcher, and ethnomusicologist; studied music and traditions of Native American tribes in Michigan and elsewhere and in 1962 founded the Dance Research Center in Ann Arbor. This collections contains digitized versions of ield recordings entitled "Michigan Indian Hymns" and "Michigan Indian Native Songs" produced by Gertrude P. Kurath in 1953-1954.
Copyright is held by the Regents of the University of Michigan.
Access to digitized sound recordings may be limited to the reading room of the Bentley Historical Library, located on the Ann Arbor campus of the University of Michigan.