[Zaire, Kinshasa, Zone de Boma, Zone de Tshela, Bakongo, 1979] / collected by Norm Schrag.
- Main contributor
Schrag, Norm, 1947-
Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.
Oral tradition; Oral history; Kongo (African people); Social life and customs; Economic conditions
Congo (Democratic Republic); Boma (Bas-Fleuve, Congo)
Archival use and reproduction for non-profit educational and research purposes; Archives of Traditional Music.
- Physical Description
22 sound cassettes : analog, mono. + transcriptions
Interviews, mostly in french.
Oral traditions collected from informants (chiefs, judges, traders) in lower Zaire on the 19th century socio-economic history of the area.
Includes collector's typed transcriptions.
Siona Nduango, Tsumba Ntumba, Mbwilu Nlandu, Luemba Phambu, Lukanga Mirubu, Nzuki Plata, Armond Sokolo Lemo Suza, Luemba Tati Vumina André, Mpasi Ansangu Alphonse, Nkuluba Manuana, Kola Kola Joseph, Makanzu Kinkela, interviewees; Norm Schrag, interviewer.
Statement of Responsibility
collected by Norm Schrag.
Recorded by Norm Schrag between Sept. 8 and Dec. 19, 1979, in Zaire.
- Other Identifier
Catalog Key: 528071