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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records
Sekaquaptewa, Helen, 1898-
Me and mine: the life story of Helen Sekaquaptewa
Published By: Original publisher
Tuscon: University of Arizona Press. . 262 p. ill.,
By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication
as told to Louise Udall ; Illustrated by Phillip
HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.:
Human Relations Area Files, 2000. Computer File
Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis.
Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF
Life history materials (159);
Water supply (312);
Exchange transactions (437);
External trade (439);
Ingroup antagonisms (578);
Family relationships (593);
Community heads (622);
Political parties (665);
Organized ceremonial (796);
Ceremonial during infancy and childhood (852);
Education system (871);
Elementary education (872);
Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document
Me and Mine is the autobiography of Helen Sekaquaptewa, a
Hopi woman of Oraibi pueblo in northeastern Arizona, as told to Louise Udall who recorded
the text of this work. This study covers Helen's early childhood in Oraibi, her education,
marriage, and family life, and is interspersed throughout with much Hopi ethnography. An
epilogue by Louise Udall presents rief biographical sketches of the Sekaquaptewa
Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents
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.
Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs.
Language: Language that the document is written in
Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document
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
Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection.
John Beierle; 1999
Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date).
1898 - 1960s
Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site)
Oraibi pueblo, Third Mesa, northeastern
Arizona, United States
LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings