[Senegal, Kajor, Wolof, 1969] / collected by Lucie A.G. Colvin.

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This collection is excerpted from a larger one on the oral history of Kajor in the last 100 years of its independence, and "ranges over every political event in 18th and 19th century Kajor," concentrating "on the royal family and families of Marabouts"... "prominent in the late 18th and early 19th centuries."  Descriptive information presented here may come from original collection documentation. Please note collections of historical content may contain material that could be offensive to some patrons.
Phillips, Lucie Colvin, 1943-; Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.
Griots; Interviews; Wolof (African people); M.S.30; M.S.37; Politics and government
Senegal; Kajor (Senegal)
Archives of Traditional Music Field and Broadcast Collections
Archives of Traditional Music
Physical Description
2 sound tape reels : analog, 3 3/4 ips, 2 track, mono. ; 5 in. + 2 sound cassettes
Oral tradition, interviews in Wolof.
Documentation for this collection is not complete.
Deposited at the Archives of Traditional Music by Colvin in 1972, under option 3 (default).

Local Note

OT 3498--3499; EC 6082--6083 (copies)


Mar Niang, interviewee; Colvin, interviewer through an unidentified interpreter.

Statement of Responsibility

collected by Lucie A.G. Colvin.

Venue/Event Date

Recorded by Colvin, in the Kajor district of Senegal among the Wolof in 1969.
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 79289; Other: GR00384879; Other: OT 3498; MDPI Barcode: 40000003827856; MDPI Barcode: 40000003827849; MDPI Barcode: 40000002680082; MDPI Barcode: 40000002680074; OCLC: ocm22549628; Catalog Key: AAY3394BT; Collection Identifier: 86-104-F ATL

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