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    • Blackfoot calendar 1 

      First Rider, George; Hellson, John (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1968-12-20)
      Consists of an interview the tells the legend of the creation of the moon.
    • Blackfoot calendar 2 

      First Rider, George; Hellson, John (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1968-12-20)
      Consists of an interview that mentions how the priests gave the Blackfoot a new calendar as well as discussing how the Indians count.
    • Bull Plume's second Sundance Lodge 

      First Rider, George; Melting Tallow, Dave; Greenwood, Joanne (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970-04-17)
      Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he describes the ceremonies involved in the construction of a Holy Lodge.
    • Elderly Ladies Workshop 2 

      Joseph, Wm. (Mrs.); Whitehawk, Madeline (Mrs.); Pelletier, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-12)
      Elders tell stories either from their own experience or which have been passed down to them.
    • Fine Day interview #1 

      Mandelbaum, D.G. (Dr.) (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1934-08-06)
      Consists of an interview with Fine Day(?) where he lists names of early chiefs and various bands. He also describes horse stealing parties he was on.
    • Fine Day interview #16 

      Mandelbaum, D.G. (Dr.); Fine Day (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1934-09-07)
      Gives Cree terms for various months, units of time and measurement. Describes a ceremonial dog feast and ceremonial painting.
    • First Sundance on the Blood reservation, Cardston, Alberta 

      First Rider, George; Melting Tallow, Dave; Greenwood, Joanne (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970-03-21)
      Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he discusses the construction and rituals connected with Holy Lodges. Note: Dave Melting Tallow, interpreter. Joanne Greenwood, transcriber.
    • How the Horn Society will take over when there is no Holy Lodge 

      First Rider, George; Melting Tallow, Dave; Greenwood, Joanne (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970-04-18)
      Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he tells a story of the Horn Society and gives a description of Horn Society dances. Note: Dave Melting Tallow, interpreter. Joanne Greenwood, transcriber.
    • Robert Goodvoice 1 

      Goodvoice, Robert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977)
      Robert Goodvoice tells a story of the Sioux Indians' first contact with Europeans and prophecies regarding the Europeans. He gives accounts of the 1851 Treaty made at Fort Laramie between the Sioux and the American ...
    • The significance and function of the owl during Medicine Pipe (Entmorie, of the Beaver Indians) 

      First Rider, George; Hellson, John (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969-07-05)
      Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he tells of the significance of the owl to the Medicine Pipe.
    • Sundance in 1908 on the Blood Indian Reserve sponsored by Heavy Shield 

      First Rider, George; Melting Tallow, Dave; Greenwood, Joanne (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970-03-22)
      Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he describes the ceremonies associated with the construction of a Holy Lodge. Note: Dave Melting Tallow, interpreter. Joanne Greenwood, transcriber.
    • Winds and thunder 

      First Rider, George; Hellson, John (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969-08-21)
      Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he tells Indian stories that attempt to explain seasonal changes and other meteorological phenomena. NOTE: This is the continuation and completion of the story ...