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dc.contributorAjura, Afa Yusif (owner)en_US
dc.contributorIssahak, Baba (owner)en_US
dc.contributorAjura, Afa Yusif (scribe)en_US
dc.contributorIssahak, Baba (scribe)en_US
dc.contributor.authorAjura, Afa Yusifen_US
dc.coverage.spatialTamale, Ghanaen_US
dc.coverage.temporal1964en_US
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-25T18:53:17Z
dc.date.available2019-10-25T18:53:17Z
dc.date.issued1964
dc.identifier.citationHaas, Karl J., Dawuni, Saeed Alhassan, Abdul-Fatawu, Fuseini, Ngom, Fallou, Castro, Eleni & Schmidt, Eric J. (2019). African Ajami Library: Digital Preservation of Dagbanli Ajami and Arabic Manuscripts of Northern Ghana. Boston: Boston University Libraries: http://hdl.handle.net/2144/32937
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/2144/38394
dc.descriptionThe entire manuscript is available for download as a PDF file(s). Higher-resolution images are unavailable. Fieldwork Team: Karl J. Haas, PhD (Pricipal Investigator; Visiting Researcher, African Studies Center), Saeed Alhassan Dawuni (Field Researcher), and Fuseini Abdul-Fataw (Field Researcher). Technical Team: Professor Fallou Ngom (Project Director and former Director of the African Studies Center at Boston University), Eleni Castro (OpenBU Librarian, Boston University Libraries), and Eric J. Schmidt (Assistant Director, African Studies Center). This collection of Dagbanli Ajami materials is copied as part of the African Studies Center’s African Ajami Library. This project is partly funded by the BU African Studies Center and Middlebury College. Access Condition and Copyright: These materials are subject to copyright. Access is for research and educational purposes only, provided the original author and source are fully cited using the information below. For use, distribution or reproduction beyond these terms, contact Professor Fallou Ngom (fngom@bu.edu). Citation: Materials in this web edition should be cited as: Haas, Karl J., Dawuni, Saeed Alhassan, Abdul-Fatawu, Fuseini, Ngom, Fallou, Castro, Eleni & Schmidt, Eric J. (2019). African Ajami Library: Digital Preservation of Dagbanli Ajami and Arabic Manuscripts of Northern Ghana. Boston: Boston University Libraries: http://hdl.handle.net/2144/32937. For Inquiries: please contact Professor Fallou Ngom (fngom@bu.edu). For technical assistance, please contact open-help@bu.edu.en_US
dc.descriptionProvenance / Custodial history: The manuscript's owner was given a copy of the manuscript from a man named Docturu (Doctor) Zakiu, who was a teacher at the Anbariya Islamic Institute, and who lived in the Agric community of Tamale. Docturu Zakiu received the manuscript from a man named Afa Mumuni. Baba Issahak went to Afa Mumuni to learn to sing the song, as Docturu Zakiu was not trained in singing.en_US
dc.description.abstractThis is one of the three manuscripts in the collection written in Arabic. Baba Issahak had no information on the contents or context of the text. The song text is contained on the first page, while written glosses added by Baba Issahak.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipThe contents of this collection were developed with support of the Title VI National Resource Center grant # P015A180164 from the U.S. Department of Education. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.en_US
dc.format.extentUnbound manuscript. 2 pages. The copy in our possession is a scanned version of a manuscipt that is itself a photocopy of an original manuscript in Afa Ajura's hand. Unlike most manuscripts in this collection, the paper is unlined.en_US
dc.format.mediumPaperen_US
dc.languageArabic
dc.language.isoar
dc.rightsThe materials are subject to copyright. Access is for research and educational purposes only. Materials are not to be reproduced without written permission.en_US
dc.subjectTamale, Ghanaen_US
dc.subjectManuscripten_US
dc.subjectIslamic songen_US
dc.subjectAnbariya Islamen_US
dc.titleNahaanu Junuuduen_US
dc.typeManuscripten_US


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