Paiute Indians -- Social life and customs -- Nevada

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Numa Speakers at McDermitt: Language Retention Video Project

 Collection
Identifier: NC1349
Abstract

The Nimi Storytelling: Tools for Language Preservation grant was a documentary video project that was part of an ongoing effort to preserve the Numu language at Fort McDermitt Paiute-Shoshone Reservation in northern Nevada. The collection contains original video tapes made for the documentary between 1995 and 1996.

Dates: 1995-2013

Willard Z. Park Field Notes

 Collection
Identifier: 96-05
Abstract Willard Zerbe Park was an anthropologist and professor. Included are Park's field notes from his study of shamanism and the social life and customs of the Northern Paiute Indians of Nevada, 1933-1940 that he created with the help of his wife, Susan; notes on the study of Kagaba Indians of Sierra de Santa Marta in Colombia, South America, 1937 and 1941; and correspondence regarding the UNRRA in Ethiopia. Also included are field notes of Susan B. Park on the Northern Paiute, 1934-1935; and a...
Dates: 1926-1955