Tlingit and Yakutat songs March-August 1954


Tlingit and Yakutat songs March-August 1954

Recordings made in Yakutat, Alaska in 1954. Includes personal songs, mourning songs, drinking songs, love songs, shaman songs, and children's songs. Most songs are Tlingit, with some of Haida, Ahtna, and Southern Tutchone origin.

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