Bachajon 1

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Track 1: a) Esteban Jimenez (031) supplies the Tzeltal tokens for the
Spanish words read by Roberta Montagu. (Date: December
1960)
b) Miguel Gutierrez (032) does the same. (Date: 11/29/60) [part
1]
Track 2: a) Miguel Gutierrez (032) concludes. [part 2]
b) Around the 12-minute mark Montagu begins to read a list of
names belonging to Spanish-surnamed people (mostly male)
without any indication of the meaning of the list.

[Note: The code numbers given (by McQuown) to these two consultants does not correspond the ones in the "Roster".]
Object Type PhysicalObject
Medium 1/4 inch audio tape
Contributor Jimenez, Esteban (031) (consultant); Montagu, Roberta (interviewer); Gutierrez, Miguel (032) (consultant)
Notes Tape may or may not be the original live recording. (The tape stock consists of two pieces of tape spliced together.) There is a note (in Montagu's handwriting?) in the box with the message:
"Akol
This was taken on a dying tape recorder. Hope you can play it. The
other tapes were taken on an OK machine. This tape is Miguel Gutierrez
of Pajcol."
Discourse Type Interactive Discourse
Linguistic Data Type Field Recording
Creation Date 1960-12-xx 1960-11-29

Belongs to these collections

Collection Title Languages Locations Contributor
Bachajon Bachajón Tzeltal, Spanish Chajúl, Chiapas, 39