Audio Recording Yup'ik song about a vision of a sailing ship in 1777

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Title
Yup'ik song about a vision of a sailing ship in 1777
Contributor Names
McIntyre, Chuna (director)
Nunamta Yup’ik Eskimo Dancers (performer)
McIntyre, Chuna (singer)
Created / Published
Library of Congress, 2003.
Subject Headings
-  Yupik dance
-  Yupik languages--Alaska
-  Alaska
-  Folk songs
-  Central Yupik language
-  Yupik Eskimos
-  Yupik Eskimos--Alaska--Music
-  contemporary america (1945-present)
-  Songs and Music
Notes
-  Chuna McIntyre explains the song in English, then sings it in Central Yup'ik. (Content)
-  The song concerns a vision of the arrival of Europeans in Alaska by a Yup'ik medicine man a year before the exploration of the Alaska coastline by Captain James Cook between April and September, 1778. The Yup'ik had little further contact with Europeans until the second half of the nineteenth century, as they live north of the areas favored by Russian fur traders. (Content)
-  Forms part of the Chuna McIntyre and the Nunamata Yup'ik Eskimo Dancers at the Library of Congress Collection. (source)
-  November 12, 2003. (date)
-  Homegrown Concert Series. (source)
-  Used by permission of Mr. Chuna McIntyre. (Copyright Notice)
Form
sound recording
Extent
1 audio file.
Repository
American Folklife Center
LC Classification
AFC 2003/049: SR01
Online Format
audio
Description
sound recording | 1 audio file. | Chuna McIntyre explains the song in English, then sings it in Central Yup'ik. (Content). The song concerns a vision of the arrival of Europeans in Alaska by a Yup'ik medicine man a year before the exploration of the Alaska coastline by Captain James Cook between April and September, 1778. The Yup'ik had little further contact with Europeans until the second half of the nineteenth century, as they live north of the areas favored by Russian fur traders. (Content). Forms part of the Chuna McIntyre and the Nunamata Yup'ik Eskimo Dancers at the Library of Congress Collection. (Source). November 12, 2003. (Date). Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). Used by permission of Mr. Chuna McIntyre. (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).
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Chicago citation style:

Mcintyre, Chuna, Nunamta Yup'Ik Eskimo Dancers, and Chuna McIntyre. Yup'ik Song About a Vision of a Sailing Ship in 1777. Library of Congress, 2003. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196499/. (Accessed July 21, 2017.)

APA citation style:

McIntyre, C., Nunamta Yup'Ik Eskimo Dancers & McIntyre, C. (2003) Yup'ik Song About a Vision of a Sailing Ship in 1777. Library of Congress. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196499/.

MLA citation style:

Mcintyre, Chuna, Nunamta Yup'Ik Eskimo Dancers, and Chuna McIntyre. Yup'ik Song About a Vision of a Sailing Ship in 1777. Library of Congress, 2003. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200196499/>.