Words Of The World's Children Collection,1979-2015.

Collection Number: 8525

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Words of the World's Children Collection, 1979-2015.
Collection Number:
8525
Creator:
Lust, Barbara,
Quantity:
88 cubic feet.
Forms of Material:
Sound and A/V recordings.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Includes tapes and records concerning language development in children.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

This collection consists of audio and audio-visual recordings, and records of child language. It is cross-linguistic with assessments in each language which are comparable across languages.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Includes tapes and records concerning language development in children.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Lust, Barbara, 1941,
New York State College of Human Ecology.

Subjects:
Universities and colleges -- Faculty.
Language acquisition.
Linguistics.
Children -- Language.
Language and languages -- Ability testing.

Form and Genre Terms:
Audiotapes.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Words of the World's Children Collection, #8525. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Experimental Data
Japanese (some Sinhala)
Box 1
Japanese Correspondence, Papers; Experiment 1,2 study 3,4
Box 2
Japanese Study 6,7
Box 3
Japanese Paper Presentation Material; Studies 1,2,3,4 and Natural Speech
Box 4
Japanese Papers/Drafts 1
Box 4
Japanese Study 3,4
Box 5
Japanese Study Experiment 1,2
Box 5
Japanese Paper/Drafts 2
Box 9
Japanese Study 6,7. Imitation Scoring Sheets; Sinhala Study 2 data/scoring sheets
Box 6
Japanese Study 5. To-nagara Anaphora
Box 7
Japanese Study 5 continued
Chinese
Box 7
Chinese study- WYN Transcripts.
Box 10
Chinese Sloppy Identity
Box 10
Chinese Sloppy Identity/WYN Study
Box 11
Chinese Natural Speech- Experiment Analyses and Packard R.C. Study
Box 11
Chinese C-O study; B.R. study; W-B-A study
Box 12
Chinese C-O study; B.R. study; W-B-A study continued
Hindi
Box 25
Hindi Paperwork
Box 26
Hindi Paperwork continued
Box 14
Hindi Materials/Stats
Box 15
Hindi Paperwork Box 1
Box 16
Hindi Act-Out
Box 17
Hindi Act-Out Box Phase 2
Box 18
Hindi Project presentation materials
Box 18
Hindi-Sinhalese Comparisons (coordination data)
Arabic
Box 19
Arabic Study
a. Arabic Study 1 and 2. 1 Audio Tape. Side 1. Hazin s. S #34, Side 2. Tariq a. S #20
b. Scotch Magnetic Audio Tape: Arabic Nat. Speech Coord. For Reliability S # 33, S # 31, S #32 Related materials
See also box 79.
Box 18
Arabic Study I
Box 19
Arabic Study I
Box 20
Arabic Study I
Malayalam
Box 21
Malayalam Audiotapes and paperwork
a. 2 audiotapes: Aditya Manjo
b. 1 Video(VHS): Aditya Manjo: Aug 15, Sept 16, Oct 3, Nov 6 2003 Session data
c. 1 zip disk Malayalam subject screens 001-037 session screens
Inuktitut
Box 21
Inuktitut Dissertation
Box 22
Inuktitut Records
David Parkinson Dissertation
Tulu
Box 23
Tulu; Shamitha
Korean
Box 23
Korean Imitation/TV Study; transcripts, scoring sheets
Box 24
Korean Imitation/TV Study; transcripts, scoring sheets, oversized items
Spanish
Box 26
Spanish Experimental Data-Zelmira Nunez del Prado study; prodrop
Box 27
Basque/Spanish Experimental data. Transcripts and Backups
German
Box 27
German Boser
Box 28
German Boser
Box 29
German L-I Acquisition Experiment Katerina Boser Data
English
Box 30
English Experiment Sloppy Identity Data
Box 31
English Experiment Sloppy Identity Data
Box 31
Sloppy Identity Organization Expt. Papers
Box 32
Sloppy Identity Organization Expt. Papers
Box 32
English experiment (related to sloppy exp. #4)
Box 33
English Sloppy Identity Pic Judgement, Box 1
Box 34
English Sloppy Identity Pic Judgement, Box 1
Box 34
English Sloppy Identity Pic Judgement, Box 2
Box 35
English Sloppy Identity Pic Judgement, Box 2
Box 35
English Mudpie experiment
Box 36
53. English Experiment GAPPING
Box 36
Pro-0 English Study
Box 37
Pro-0 English Study
Box 37
Early studies; English and cross-linguistic; Extra Forms for complete studies
Box 38
Early studies; English and cross-linguistic; Extra Forms for complete studies
Box 39
English T. Clifford 3-D Pronoun Study
Box 40
English experiment Data and Statistics. E.I. Pronoun Studies (Eisele and Goss)
Box 24
English Coordination and Natural Speech Original Experiment and Data, oversized material
Box 41
English Early Coordination Study
Box 41
English 4D Ambiguity, Eisele et al Studies
Box 41
English experiment (TVJT) Eisele
Box 42
English experiment (TVJT) Eisele
Box 42
English experiment V.P. Ellipsis study 1
Box 43
English experiment (TVJT) Eisele
Box 44
English experiment, LLK
Box 45
English E.I. experiment Inversion files
Experimental Data Additional Materials
Box 63
Michelle Dixon Honors Thesis: Acquisition of Semantics/Quantifiers (2006)Data
Box 63
ProDrop Experiment Data – Zelmira Nunez del Prado
Natural Speech Files and Transcripts
Box 45
Natural Speech Inventories-early forms
Box 13
Natural Speech Inventories-early forms floppy disks
Box 46
German Natural Speech
Box 46
Korean Natural Speech transcripts
Box 47
Korean Natural Speech transcripts
Box 47
Arabic Natural Speech
Box 47
Hindi Natural Speech
Box 48
Hindi Natural Speech
Box 49
Hindi Natural Speech
Box 50
Chinese Natural Speech Original transcripts and experiment 1
Box 51
Chinese Natural Speech
a. Audio Tapes: Original subject 1-1-1
b. 5 floppy disks: Amy’s files
See also box 81
Box 52
English Natural Speech Study by Lust and Clifford on Pronouns
Box 52
English Natural Speech Records
Box 53
Master English Natural Speech A-L
Box 54
Master English Natural Speech M-Y
Literature
Box 55
Articles put on Mann Reserve and Student Papers
Box 56
Binding Theory Literature
Box 57
Learnability Literature
Box 58
Subset Principle Literature
Box 59
Experimental Data: Paper presentation materials - GLOW 1987, 1990
Box 59
Papers on South Asian Linguistics
Box 60
Papers on South Asian Linguistics
Box 60
Papers on Hindi, Bengali, Maratai, Tamil, Sinhalese, Teluga, Kannada
Box 60
Chinese Literature
Box 61
Chinese Literature
Box 61
References on Japanese Literature
Box 62
References on Japanese Literature
Box 62
Korean Acquisition / Linguistics Literature
Box 62
Chinese Literature
Box 64
IP-DP Literature
Box 65
IP-DP Literature
Box 65
Javanese Transcripts
See box 83 for tapes.
Media
English Tapes
Box 66
CLAL: Eng-0001 - 0150 AC 1971-1978
1-65 NS and El (E tapes)
66--144 CE Copies
145-150 Org. Coor. '73-'75
Box 67
CLAL: Eng-0151 - 0295 AC
151-157 Org. Coor. '73-'75
158-195 Coor. Because '76-'78
196-241 Pronoun Study '78-'79
242-295 Relative Clause '79
Missing 245
Box 68
CLAL: Eng-0296 - 0441 AC
296-309 Relative Clause '79
310-344 3D '79-'80
345-408 Coor. Gapping '79-'80
409-441 Null-Pro '80
Missing 297 and 353
Box 69
CLAL: Eng-0442 - 0585 AC
442-489 Null-Pro '80
490 Summer '82
491-524 3D Pronoun '83-'84
525-577 EI & Act Out Pronoun '86-'87
578-585 TVJT, 4DBF, Ambiguity '87-'90
Box 70
CLAL: Eng-0586 - 0734 AC
586-650 TVJT, 4DBF, Ambiguity '87-'90
651-656 NS and EI (E tapes continued) '88
657-661 Mudpie '89
662 '90 GIAC
663-673 Prodrop & Pic judge '91-'93
674-698 Sloppy ID '92-'98
699-705 NS '93
703-734 Inversion '94-'96
Missing 730
Box 71
CLAL: Eng-0735 - 0846 AC
735-758 Inversion '94-'96
759-792 Inv. Copies '94-'96
793-797 Brian Gair NS '98-'99
798 Moskowitz '00
799-846 VP ellipsis file and Sloppy ID II
Missing 781, 786-788
Box 81
Second Language Acquisition Gita-SLA
3 Audio tapes
a. Audio Tape: Replacement Test-Abby
b. Audio Tape: UG Test #1
c. Audio Tape: UG Test #2
d. Related materials
May be in Box 80
Sinhala Tapes
Box 72
Sinhala Experiment #1 1981 Natural Speech
Tapes 001-071
Box 87
Sinhala Experiment #1 1981 Natural Speech Backups
Tapes 001-071
Box 72
Sinhala Experiment #2 1983 Imitation and Act-Out
Tapes 072-144
Box 87
Sinhala Experiment #2 1983 Imitation and Act-Out Backups
Tapes 072-144
Box 73
Sinhala Experiment #3 1985 Imitation and Act-Out
Tapes 145-242
Box 88
Sinhala Experiment #3 1985 Imitation and Act-Out Backups
Tapes 145-242
Box 73
Sinhala Experiment #4 1984-1985 Imitation and Natural Speech
Tapes 232-271
Box 88
Sinhala Experiment #4 1984-1985 Imitation and Natural Speech Backups
Tapes 232-271
French Tapes
Box 73
French Tapes - Foley
14 tapes. Missing 7, 11, 13, 14
Box 86
French: Dye corpus, CDs
Tulu Tapes
Box 74
Tulu Tapes: H-tapes
1-12. Some missing.
Box 74
Malayalam Tapes
1-22
Box 74
Tulu Tapes 1-83 and V. H. Tapes - 19
Hindi Tapes
Box 75
Hindi - Bhopal Tapes 1-37
Box 75
Hindi - Hyderabad Tapes 1-96
Box 75
Hindi - Pakistan Tapes 1-8
Box 75
Hindi - AGRA Tapes Natural Speech
Box 75
Hindi - Delhi Natural Speech and Imitation
Box 79
Other Hindi Tapes
Box 89
Hindi back up tapes
Spanish Tapes
Box 76
Maria Spanish Tapes
Box 89
Spanish Data Tapes (video) Blume, Maria
Mother - Infant Study - Theresa Fives
Box 89
CDs, Subject No.1-11 and copies
Box 89
Motherese corpus, CDs
Natural Speech Tapes
Box 8
Chinese study- WYN Imitation Audio Tapes/Sloppy Identity Act-Out
Videos (VHS): Groups 1-9 VHS Tapes 1-21
Analogue Audio Tapes: Box’s 3-9 Audio Tapes #’s 0309-2113
Box 83
Chinese and Japanese Analogue Audio Tapes
Japanese Study 8 Audio Tapes
BR Audio Tapes 1-1 - 1-25, missing 9, 11, 18
BR Audio Tapes 2-1 - 2-22, missing 16
BR Audio Tapes 3-1 - 3-25, missing 5, 15-17
BR Audio Tapes 4-1 - 4-22, missing 4, 13
BR Audio Tapes 5-1 - 5-26, missing 11, 19
May be in box 77.
Box 78
Chinese and Japanese Analogue Audio Tapes
WBA Audio tapes, 0-1, 1-24, 2-25, 3-22, 4-21, 5-6, some tapes missing
Box 78
(=T 59) Hindi Audio Tapes-Phase 2
a. Phase 2 Pilot Data Audio Tape
b. Actout/Imitation Phase 2 Audio Tapes, Groups 2-9 (each in own box)
   i. Group 2 N = 22
   ii. Group 3 N = 5
   iii. Group 4 N = 17
   iv. Group 5 N = 22
   v. Group 6 N = 22
   vi. Group 7 N = 13
   vii. Group 8 N = 25
   viii. Group 9 N = 7
c. Also contain 2 audio tapes (no labels)
Box 79
Arabic Study
See also box 19
Box 84
Arabic Study
a. Arabic Study 1 and 2. 1 Audio Tape. Side 1. Hazin s. S #34, Side 2. Tariq a. S #20
Box 80
German - Boser studies
Box 80
Korean Natural Speech - audio tapes
Box 81
Chinese - natural speech audio tapes
See also box 51
Box 82
Japanese Natural Speech - audio tapes
Some tapes missing.
Box 83
Japanese Studies 3, 4, audio tapes
Some tapes missing.
Box 83
Javanese Tapes
See transcripts in box 65
Box 83
English - Sloppy Identity Experiment, audio Pix Judgement task 1-12
Box 84
Japanese Study 5, audio tapes, imitation and act out data
Box 84
Japanese and Korean Audio Tapes
Box 85
Inuktitut - audio tapes
Includes spreadsheet
Box 86
Lectures of courses (BL) audio tapes
Box 90
Inuktitut - videos
Box 90
Japanese Study 5, video tapes, imitation and act out data
Box 90
English - Sloppy Identity Experiment Videos / act out data 1-37
Dutch Tapes
Box 91
Study by Isabelle Barbier, conducted in Belgium (78 tapes)
Left in Storage Locker not Boxed
Box 168
Original Statistical Data Outputs
Stats Outputs/cross-linguistic and early experiments.
3 drawer file cabinet
Items not in storage locker or box numbers other wise not matched
These are items that were not included in the original transfer, perhaps still in Barbara's lab. They include their original box number as assigned by Barbara not the RMC box number.
Box 17
Chinese and Japanese Files –[MOVED TO BL’S OFFICE]
Sinhala
Box 18
Sinhala experiment 1,2,3,4 subject sheets
Box 19
Sinhala Imitation I and II records
Box 20
Sinhala Experiments II and III.
Box 21
Sinhala experiment II scoring sheets
Box 22
Sinhala Experiment Data #4
Contains 6 Audio Tapes
Box 23
Sinhala Study 4 scoring sheets –deleted; combined with 22.
Box 39
Korean Acquisition General information/memo conference Box 1
Box 40
Korean Acquisition General information/ memo conference Box 2
Box 65
English experiment Relative Clause data – [IN LAB, MVR G17]
Box 69
Experimental Data Box 1
Box 70
Experimental Data Box 2
Box 71
Experimental Data Box 3
Box 79
Sinhala Natural Speech transcripts Box 1
Box 80
Sinhala Natural Speech transcripts Box 2
Box 157
Inuktitut Research Materials
Piaget Lab Course Materials
Used for Piagetian Tasks, including those on video tapes
Box 158
Piaget Lab Course Materials
Box 159
Piaget Lab Course Materials
Box 160
Piaget Lab Course Materials
Box 161
Piaget Lab Course Materials
Box 169
Piaget Lab Course Materials
Box 163
Literature on Second Language, L2, Acquisition
Box 164
Literature on Second Language, L2, Acquisition
Box 165
Literature on Second Language, L2, Acquisition
Box 166
Literature on Second Language, L2, Acquisition
Box 167
References: Endnotes project
References to be checked against Endnotes database