Collection Descriptive Notes:
Norman A. McQuown elicits vocabulary items from native Chamula speakers (almost all male) using two techniques: 1) by reading them a standardized list of tokens in Spanish and 2) by showing them a series of pictures and/or figurines (sometimes in the context of a Thematic Apperception Test ("TAT").
Collection Technical Notes:
Masters are the field-recorded tapes. Note that scanned images have been made of the backs of the boxes. Circa 1978 Franklin McCabe Lee leadered and tight-wound these tapes for the purpose of preservation. The WAVE files are now converted to MP3s.