Melness - Scourie - Durness (Aug. 30, ’56)

Content description Contents:

The tape opens with the conclusion of the vocabulary elicitation on “Melness II”. Hamp follows with two introductions: 1) The following is a recording made in the Fonach Mor [sp.?], the district of Scourie, Sutherland, of Mrs. Hugh MacGaskell [sp.?] and her daughter, Lina [sp.?] MacGaskell, conversing, August 29th, 1956.” 2) “The following is a recording of the voice of Mr. Donald Morrisson [sp.?] of Durness, Sutherland, Scotland, recorded August 30th, 1956.”
Object Type PhysicalObject
Medium 1/4 inch audio tape
Contributor Hamp, Eric P. (interviewer); Hamp, (Mrs.) Margot (recorder); MacGaskell, (Mrs.) Hugh (consultant); MacGaskell, Lina (consultant); Morrisson, Donald (consultant); MacPherson, (Mr.) [?] (consultant)
Notes This is the original field recording. Note: The tape has been transferred to a better reel.
Discourse Type Interactive Discourse
Linguistic Data Type Field Recording
Creation Date 1956-08-29 1956-08-30

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