Discs were originally housed in the National Archives as part of Record Group 106 (Records of the Smithsonian Institution, 1871-1952). On March 18, 2005, they were returned to the Smithsonian Institution as SIA Acc. 05-142 and in 2010 the records were transferred to the National Anthropological Archives and added to the J.P. Harrington Collection.
Side 1: "First verse of Hiawatha in Chumash Dialect, translated by Candelaria from Spanish into Ventureno Indian dialect, written by Georgia Henley, December 15, 1912"; man translating Ventureño into English. Side 2: man translating Ventureño into English.