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ANDRZEJEWSKI MSS.

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I. Somali Notes

Box 1
  • folder 1: Andrzejewski, B.W. Mathematical and scientific terms created by Somali educationalists and scholars
  • folder 2: Andrzejewski, B.W. Notes on the book Inshā' al-mkātibāt al-'arsīyah fī al-lughah al-ūmālīyah by Muhammad 'Abdi Makāhīl
  • folder 3: Andrzejewski, B.W. Notes on Somali theatre
  • folder 4: Andrzejewski, B.W. Observations on the themes of Adeegto, a novel by Maxamed Xasan Cusmaan. Mogadishu, 1979
  • folder 5: Andrzejewski, B.W. Political and economic terms created by Somali journalists, broadcasters and administrators
  • folders 6-7: Andrzejewski, B.W. Survey of themes in Somali prose fiction ["A processed version of this material is available in B.W. Andrzejewski, 'Somali Prose Fiction Writing, 1967-81' in Thomas Labahn, ed. Proceedings of the Second International Congress of Somali Studies, vol. 1. Hamburg: Helmut Buske Verlag, 1984"]
  • folders 8-11: Andrzejewski, B.W. and I.M. Lewis. Somali Poetry: An Introduction (Oxford, 1964). Notes on poems, Part 1
  • folders 12-18: Andrzejewski, B.W. and I.M. Lewis. Somali Poetry: An Introduction (Oxford, 1964). Notes on poems, Part 2
  • folders 19-24: Andrzejewski, B.W. and I.M. Lewis. Somali Poetry: An Introduction (Oxford, 1964). Notes on poems, Part 3
  • folder 25: Andrzejewski, B.W. and M.H.I. Galaal (Muuse Xaaji Ismaaciil Galaal). "A Somali Poetic Combat" (Journal of African Languages, 1963). Notes on Part 1
  • folder 26: Andrzejewski, B.W. and M.H.I. Galaal (Muuse Xaaji Ismaaci il Galaal). "A Somali Poetic Combat" (Journal of African Languages, 1963). Notes on Part 2
  • folder 27: Andrzejewski, B.W. and M.H.I. Galaal (Muuse Xaaji Ismaaciil Galaal). "A Somali Poetic Combat" (Journal of African Languages, 1963). Notes on Part 3
  • folder 28: Cali Sugulle. Kalahaab iyo kalahaad--Play. Text only, a handwritten transcript by Cumar Aw Nuux.
  • folders 29-30: Faarax M.J. Crawl. Aqoondarro waa u nacab jacayl-Novel. Notes only, Parts 1 and 2
  • folders 31-32: Faarax M.J. Crawl. Aqoondarro waa u nacab jacayl-Novel. Notes only, Parts 3 and 4
  • folder 33: Faarax M.J. Crawl: Aqoondarro waa u nacab jacayl-Novel. Notes only, Parts 5 and 6
  • folder 34: Maxamuud Nuur Caalim: Draft of a thesis on teaching mathematics in Somali schools, ca. 1950-1970
  • folders 35-36: Shire Jaamac Achmed [Shire Jaamac Axmed] Gaabayo, maahmaah iyo sheekooyin yaryar (Mogadishu, 1975). Notes only
Box 2
  • folders 1-2: Xasan Sheekh Muumin [Hassan Sheikh Mumin]. Shabeelnaagood-A play. Notes only

II. Oral Literature

Box 2
  • folder 3: Survey of Themes in Afar literature
  • folder 4: Survey of Themes in Bedawaye
  • folder 5: Survey of Themes in Oromo
  • folder 6: Survey of Themes in Darasa, Kaffa and Konso
  • folder 7: Survey of Themes in Saho
  • folder 8: Survey of Themes in Bilin (Agaw)
  • Folio:
    • Collection of Oral Poems Transcribed in Osmania Script. Part One: Poems of Sayid Maxamed Cabdille Xasan and Ismaaciil Mire. Part Two: Poems of Halac Dheere, Cali-Dhuux, Qamaan Bulxan, Maxamed Fiin, Salaan Carrabey Maxamed Cumar Dage, Dubad Hiirad, Faarax Nadiif, Cabdi Xirsi, Cali Sharma'rke and Faarax Caytame. Mogadishu, 1966. T.D.(photocopy)

III. Miscellaneous

Box 2
  • folder 9: John Geethin's notes, ca. 1959-1963, on various localities in Somalia. (Made during the Trusteeship Administration)
  • folder 10: B.W. Andrzejewski's guide to his entire collection of materials relating to the Horn of Africa, given to Indiana University in 1994.
  • folder 11: "Finding list of materials on Somali and in the Somali language in the Indiana University Libraries, Bloomington," compiled by Naomi Fisher and Yusuf Nur, general editing by Nancy J. Schmidt (Bloomington, IN: African Studies Program, May 1995)

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