Account of the Great Drought and Famine, 1918

Account of the Great Drought and Famine, 1918

in Bronislaw Malinowski Papers (LSE), of London School of Economics and Political Science. Library. Archives and Special Collections Team (Box 5: Linguistic notes and lectures, based on Trobriand Islands fieldwork, Folder 13: Texts, manuscripts) (London, England) (22 June 1918) , 2 page(s)

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Abstract / Summary
Date: 22.6.18. Place: Omarakana (Kiriwina). Informant: Tokuluba'kiki. Two pages contain an extended, hand-printed passage in the indigenous text of the Trobriand Islanders, with simultaneous transliteration in English and very minor annotation in red pencil. The text is an account of a major drought and famine and is numbered J.244. The first page is numbered 164.
Field of Interest
Copyright Message
Material sourced from the Bronislaw Kasper Malinowski Collection, LSE Library. Used with Permission of the LSE Library and the Bronislaw Malinowski Estate.
Content Type
Field notes
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Anthropologist / Ethnographer
Bronisław Malinowski, 1884-1942
Warning: Contains explicit content
Page Count
Page Range
Anthropology, Social Sciences, Cultural anthropology, Droughts, Famine, Antropologia Cultural, Antropología Cultural, Trobriand Islanders
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Antropologia Cultural, Antropología Cultural

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