Labrecque, Éd.. Marriage customs of the Babemba tribe

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Marriage customs of the Babemba tribe

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Africa -- Vol. 4

Published By: Original publisher Africa -- Vol. 4 London: Humphrey Milford for Oxford University Press. 1931. HRAF MS: 1-13 [Original: 209-221 p.]

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Éd. Labrecque

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2019. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Bemba (FQ05)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This article gives a brief description of the betrothal, CHISUNGU (girls' puberty) and marriage ceremonies of the Bemba, together with a brief sketch of the tribal history as a preliminary. At the time the article was written, Pére Labrecque was a missionary in the area, attached to the Mission des Péres Blancs.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 1

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. fq05-001

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Journal Article

Language: Language that the document is written in English translation of French

Note: Translation of: Le Mariage chez les Babemba|The original French text is included Translated from the French for the HRAF files by Mrs. Ruth Horine

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document ca. 1930

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Missionary-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Timothy J. O'Leary ; 1957

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). ca. 1930

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) not specified

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Bemba (African people)


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