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    • 1978 Education and Elders Conference 2 

      McGregor, Jim; Nokis, Leonard; Newberry, Ed; Mahdabee, Lawrence; Owl, Wildred; Chiblow, Chief; Pitwanikwat, Violet (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-02)
      A conference where several speakers discuss the role of the elders in guiding the younger generation and in preserving the past. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
    • 1981 Elders' Conference 2/4 

      Tootoosis, Ernest; Boyd, Mani; Wanepee, Johnson; Dog, Barney; Dumont, Jim; Wakegijig, Ron; Pine, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1981-08)
      Elders discuss: loss of values; loss of language; the role of the old ceremonies; the responsibility of the elders to teach the young people.
    • Alfred Thomas interview 

      Thomas, Alfred; Mulligan, Dave; Stobie, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1965-06)
      Discussion of the early settlers in the Grand Marais area.
    • Cora Sanderson interview 

      Sanderson, Cora; Fietz, Janet R.; McKay, Archdeacon J.E. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1981-09-23)
      Cora Sanderson and Archdeacon J.E. McKay tell of their lives in the bush and in La Ronge.
    • Edward Shearer interview 

      Shearer, Edward; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-06)
      Edward Shearer worked in the La Ronge area in the late 1950s and later moved to Prince Albert where he was associated with the Indian/Metis Friendship Centre. He was a friend of Malcolm Norris.
    • Fred Paulhus interview 

      Paulhus, Fred; Pearlstone, Carol (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-18)
      Mr. Paulhus is of French descent, not Metis. He is married to a Metis and has lived most of his life in a Metis community in the Duck Lake/Batoche area. He gives his impression of the Riel Rebellion, the causes, the ...
    • Lawrence Delisle Interview 

      Delisle, Lawrence; Arnault, Brenda (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-17)
      The interview includes a discussion of the Anderson Conservative government of Saskatchewan.
    • Lawrence Tobacco interview 

      Tobacco, Lawrence; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-20)
      Lawrence Tobacco, born 1919, on the Poor Man Reserve, Saskatchewan He attended a residential school and is now involved in traditional education and counseling. He talks about farming and raising cattle on the Poor Man ...
    • Mrs. Paul Hayes (Annie) interview #2 

      Hayes, Paul, (Mrs.); Hayes, Annie; Orchard, Imbert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1966-09-02)
      Consists of an interview where she discusses how the Indians acquired various songs and dances.
    • Rufus Goodstriker interview 1 

      Goodstriker, Rufus; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-02-14)
      An interview with Rufus Goodstriker, born in 1924 on the Blood Indian Reserve and attended a residential school. He tells of the origins and significance of the transfer of Indian names, especially within his own family. ...
    • Saddle Lake interviews 

      Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-02-13)
      Nine elders in discussion at Saddle Lake Reserve. They talk about aspects of life before contact with whites, Treaty #6, the history of amalgamations and land sales, and a traditional story of a boy raised by buffalo.
    • Tipi (Blood Tribe) 

      First Rider, George; Melting Tallow, Dave (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969-01-21)
      Consists of an interview about the tipis of the Blood Indians; hide preparation, cutting of poles, erection, decoration, furnishing. Also includes some information on transportation by horse and travois.
    • Tony Wood interview 2 

      Wood, Tony; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-07-28)
      Tony Wood was an employee of the Saskatchewan government and was associated with the school for prospectors. He was a friend of Norris and Brady.
    • Verna Richards interview 1 

      Richards, Verna; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-12)
      Verna Richards ran the La Ronge Cafe in the 1950s and 1960s. She knew many of the local Indian and Metis people including Brady and Norris.
    • William Okeymaw interview 1 

      Okeymaw, William; Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-03-27)
      William Okeymaw was 12 years old at the time when he attended the Treaty #8 negotiations. He describes the negotiations and his understanding of the promises made; the role of the missionaries; talks of some of the Indian ...