Personal narrative of family history by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan

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Recording of Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan reciting a personal narrative of his family history in the Srinagar dialect. He recalls how his ancestry came to Srinagar. He tells of his fathers, and his brothers and their children, and his own children, and what they work as.

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1 recording (24 min., 25 sec.)

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Khan, Raja Sakhawat Ali July 2003.

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Recording of Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan reciting a personal narrative of his family history in the Srinagar dialect. He recalls how his ancestry came to Srinagar. He tells of his fathers, and his brothers and their children, and his own children, and what they work as.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: SB_Personal_Narratives_Family_history_Raja_Sakhawat_Ali_Khan_July_2003_24.25mins
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc848788

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Burushaski Language Resource

Recordings of oral literature from different, significantly threatened, regional varieties of Burushaski spoken in Hunza, Nagar, and Yasin valleys in Pakistan and Srinagar in India. Included are audio and video recordings; fieldwork notes; photographs; and transcriptions, translations, and analyses of selected texts.

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Personal Account of Family History by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan (Text)

Personal Account of Family History by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan

Transcription and free English translation of the recording of Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan, a speaker of Srinagar Burushaski, providing a personal account of his family history. He recalls how his ancestors came to Srinagar and settled there. In this account, Sakhawat talks about his fathers, and his brothers and their children, and his own children, and about their occupation, etc. Transcriptions are in Burushaski with translations in English.

Personal narrative of family history by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan, ark:/67531/metadc967350/

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  • July 2003

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  • June 16, 2016, 1:53 p.m.

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  • April 16, 2019, 2:55 p.m.

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Khan, Raja Sakhawat Ali. Personal narrative of family history by Raja Sakhawat Ali Khan, audio recording, July 2003; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc848788/: accessed April 18, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Information.