Browsing by Subject "Disease and illness -- Smallpox"

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  • 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 ...
  • Thomas, Alfred; Mulligan, Dave; Stobie, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1965-06)
    Discussion of the early settlers in the Grand Marais area.
  • Lonesinger, Antoine; Littlepoplar, Alphonse (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-09-06)
    The interview includes the story of a Cree boy who becomes a Blackfoot Chief.
  • Johnson, Jeffrey H. (Chief); Orchard, Imbert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1963-04-02)
    Consists of an interview that mentions a smallpox epidemic.
  • Joe, Clarence; Orchard, Imbert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1965)
    Consists of an interview where Clarence Joe speaks of the conversion of the Sechelt Indians to Roman Catholicism and he discusses at various points the industry and initiative of the Sechelt Indians.
  • Lonethunder, Sandy; Ryder, Jim; Hoostie, Jim; Bonaise, Alex; Cappo, John; Stick, Alex; Kennedy, Alex B.; Rockthunder, John; Waskewitch, Albert; Star, Mr.; Gaforth, Aubrey (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-01-30)
    Discussion of the educational system: relative merits of day schools, residential schools, integrated schools, etc.; need for inclusion of Indian culture into the curriculum at all levels ; the role of the elder as teacher.
  • Lee, Jamie; Kneller, Eliza (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-07-23)
    Consists of an interview with Eliza Kneller where she describes the smallpox epidemic following World War I. She gives a description of basket making, an account of life in a Catholic school in Chicago and an account of ...
  • Mandelbaum, D.G. (Dr.); Fine Day (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1934-08-09)
    Consists of an interview where Fine Day describes the hunting of buffalo. He also gives a confused account of dancing.
  • 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.
  • Tremayne, Harry; Racette, Victoria (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-03-30)
    Interviewee discusses the role of his family in the Riel Rebellion; and gives a general account of his life.
  • King, James Charles; Stevenson, David (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-10-28)
    Talks about his life in general, family relationships and celebrations.
  • John, Jimmy; Whitehead, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1979-06-29)
    Consists of an interview where he mentions a smallpox epidemic in 1876, his life as a seal hunter and talks about an early missionary to his people.
  • Clemine, Joe C.; Orchard, Imbert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1965)
    Consists of an interview where Joe Clemine reminiscences about his early life. He mentions a smallpox epidemic which occurred in his grandfather's time and tells of a battle between the Chilcotin and Cree Indians.
  • Twoyoungmen, Joe Dixon (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    A short description of Sharphead's move to the reserve at Morley and the disposal of the Sharphead reserve.
  • Roan, Lazarus; Rain, Louis (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-03-30)
    Describes how the people of the Sharphead Reserve scattered and went to live in other reserves after illness struck them.
  • Lemaigre, Marie; Marnoch, Ray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1980-03-17)
    Marie Lemaigre gives a general account of her life. (Very little detail given to individual topics).
  • Buffalo, Mrs.; Smith, Johnny (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-03-12)
    Mrs. Buffalo of the Peigan Reserve, who is 93 years of age, answers questions about what her ancestors told her of buffalo, fur trade, treaty, smallpox and attitudes to the land.
  • Rain, Louis; Lightning, Richard; Price, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    An overall summary of Treaty #6, the hows and whys of the difference in interpretation between Indian and non-Indian, based on field interviews and historical documents.
  • Provost, Sally; Smith, Johnny (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-03-07)
    Discussion of various topics: traditional life and the changes brought about by the treaties; Crowfoot and the taking of Treaty 7; alcohol, and the problems it has brought; the surrender of reserve land.
  • Wilson, Solomon; Orchard, Imbert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969)
    General reminiscences of his life and he talks about a smallpox epidemic before he was born.