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    • 1978 Education and Elders Conference 1 

      Eshkawkogan, Dominic; Agounie, Norman; McGregor, Jim; Owl, Wilfred; Wakegijig, Ron; Atimoyoo, Smith (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-02)
      A conference where several speakers discuss the role of elders in educating young people and the loss of respect for the elders in modern Indian society. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
    • 1983 Elders' Conference 1/5 

      Wheatley, Ted; Benedict, Ernest; Nogongiig, Angus; Dumont, Jim; Thomas, Johnny; Osawamick, Sam; Fox, Alex; Tootoosis, John; Bruce, Louis; Fiddler, Sid; Tobacco, Lawrence; Fox, Mary Lou; Benton, Eddie; Atkinson, Herman; Roberts, Chief Carl (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-08)
      Return to traditional ceremonies ; traditional vs. non-Indian education ; story of a trickster (Woojy Panaquad) ; electoral attitudes and responsibilities.
    • Adam Solway interview 1 

      Solway, Adam; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-01-29)
      Consists of an interview where Adam Solway talks about being orphaned at 8 years and adopted by the Blackfoot Reserve, Alta; his attendance at a residential school; becoming a councillor and then chief of the reserve. He ...
    • Alfred Durocher #2 

      Durocher, Alfred; Racette, Victoria (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-03-07)
      The interview includes discussion of Alfred Durocher's life.
    • Alphonse Antoine 2 

      Antoine, Alphonse; Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine; Debassigae, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-03)
      An interview with Antoine Alphonse who gives an account of his life. Interpreter: Ernest Debassigae ; transcriber: Joanne Greenwood.
    • Cree Elders Workshop 4 

      Bear, Mike; Ochapooways, Daniel (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-11-07)
      Loss of Indianism through white education. Founding of White Fish Lake Reserve. Problems on reserves as a result of electing 'young' chiefs. Loss of Indian ceremonies and healing.
    • Cree Elders Workshop 5 

      Buffalo Calf, Charley; Lonethunder, Sandy; Ryder, Jim; Hoostie, Jim; Dustyhorn, Pius; Bonaise, Alex; Cappo, John; Stick, Alex; Stanley, Lloyd; Kennedy, Alex B.; Bear, Eli; Atimoyoo, Smith; Kanipitetew, Jim; Lariviere, Jonas; Morningstar, George; Rockthunder, John; Waskewitch, Albert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-01-29)
      Elders discuss contemporary problems. Recurring themes are: problems with alcohol; education by whites from an early age; need to return to traditional teaching by elders in combination with white education.
    • Emily Norris Roehl interview 

      Roehl, Emily Norris; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-10-18)
      Mrs. Roehl is the older sister of Malcolm Norris. She talks about growing up in the Norris family.
    • Fine Day interview #15 

      Mandelbaum, D.G. (Dr.); Fine Day (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1934-08-31)
      Consists of an interview with Fine Day where he describes a transvestite medicine man. He also gives general reminiscences of traditional lifestyle.
    • Fine Day interview #22 

      Mandelbaum, D.G. (Dr.); Fine Day (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1935-06-26)
      Consists of an interview with Fine Day where he describes the experience of a man who returns from the dead. He also gives a general description of a sweat lodge.
    • Francis Harper Interview 

      Harper, Francis; Mountain, Mary; Baker, Iris (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-06-20)
      Interview includes a discussion of the role of spirit powers in the traditional lifestyle. Also included is a description of inter-tribal interaction involving feats of bravery.
    • George Clutesi #2 and Hayes 

      Clutesi, George; Hayes, Mrs. Annie; Orchard, Imbert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1965)
      Consists of an interview where George Clutesi discusses his philosophy of education.
    • Gordon Byce interview 

      Byce, Gordon; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-08-18)
      Consists of an interview where he gives a general account of traditional native values.
    • James (Jim) Brady 

      Brady, James (Jim); Davis, Art (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1960)
      An interview with Jim Brady about his life and his memories of the Frog Lake Massacre.
    • Janet R. Fietz 

      Fietz, Janet R. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-10-19)
      Janet R. Fietz grew up in La Ronge and she tells of the changes she has seen over the years.
    • Jim Brady #3 

      Brady, James (Jim); Davis, Art (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1960)
      A general account of the life of Jim Brady.
    • Jimmy Chief Interview 

      Chief, Jimmy; Mountain, Mary (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-23)
      The interview includes a story of the Grandson of Little Bear was was hung for his part in the Frog Lake massacre. Other stories included the tale of Chuh Chuh,a warrior who scalped a Blackfoot Chief; stories of medicine ...
    • Joe Duquette interview 

      Duquette, Joe; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-17)
      Joe Duquette, born 1904, on Mistawasis Reserve, never attended school, completely self-educated. Now Senator of F.S.I. and involved in teaching and counselling young people. He tells the story of his arranged marriage.
    • Joe Sylvester interview 

      Sylvester, Joe; Keeshig, Jocelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-08-11)
      Consists of an interview with Joe Sylvester where he gives an account of Indian medicine; legends concerning migration of Algonquin Indians; the role of eldlers; of the deterioration of reservation conditions following ...
    • Kate Assinewe 

      Assinewe, Kate; Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine; Debassigae, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-02)
      An interview with Kate Assinewe who gives an account of her life. Interpreter: Ernest Debassigae ; transcriber: Joanne Greenwood.