Series 350 - Linguistic recordings

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AU ANUA 350

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Linguistic recordings

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  • 1960 - 1984 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

8 boxes of audio recordings on reel to reel tapes and compact discs

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Clemens Lambertus (Bert) Voorhoeve joined the Australian National University as a research fellow in Anthropology and Sociology, Research School of Pacific Studies in November 1965. He was appointed to Fellow in the Department of Linguistics, Research School of Pacific Studies from March 1968, and promoted to Senior Fellow in 1974. Voorhoeve collected linguistic field recordings between 1960 and 1980s on languages in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. Voorhoeve retired in 1988.

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This series has not been processed.
Recordings of language data (narratives, myths, wordlists, conversation) and of music from Papua New Guinea, the North Moluccas (Indonesia) and the Solomon Islands.

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Use recordings on PARADESIC database http://catalog.paradisec.org.au/

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Existence and location of originals

Boxes 1-6 are the original tapes.

Existence and location of copies

Boxes 7-8 are CD copies of the recordings.

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