Browsing by Subject "Government by Indians -- Band councils"

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  • Williams, Abram; Cywink, Alex (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-08)
    Consists of an interview with Abram Williams where he gives an account of divining for water as well as an account of Longhouse ceremonies.
  • Hardisty, Adam; Stobie, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970)
    Adam Hardisty gives a general account of his life including techniques for gathering wild rice.
  • Kanipitetew, Jim; Waskewitch, James; Ochapooways, Daniel; Pesim, Jim; Frank, Norman (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972)
    Elders discuss: payment for chiefs; conduct of and assistance at ceremonies; need for respect towards ceremonies and ceremonial locations. No date given, probably in the early 1970's.
  • Debassigae, Ernest; Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-02-16)
    An interview with Ernest Debassigae who gives his opinion of the education of Indian people, the role of Indians in the Canadian military and in the Canadian constitution. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
  • Debassigae, Ernest; Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-02-17)
    An interview with Ernest Debassigae who recounts the history of the Manitoulin Island Indians and problems with Indian agents. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
  • Stoney, Gabriel; Saddleback, Rose (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-10-13)
    Establishment of the Ermineskin, Louis Bull, Montana and Samson Reserves ; sale of Louis Bull Reserve land.
  • Sylvester, Hettie; Lee, Jamie (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-07-29)
    Consists of an interview where she gives a general account of her working life, difficulties encountered with the Children's Aid Society and its role in the disruption of the nuclear family.
  • Mason, James; Cywink, Alex (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-07)
    Consists of an interview where he gives an account of the Ojibway flood legend; the migration of Ojibway Indians; and attitudes towards integration.
  • Emms, John; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-03-16)
    John Emms was an Indian agent for the federal government. He talks about work in the Kamsack area as a community development officer. He also disusses attitudes within the Indian Affairs department and the CCF/NDP governments' ...
  • Eagle, Margaret; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-07-27)
    Consists of an interview where she gives an account of the preparation and tanning of hides.
  • Redmond, Mildred; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-21)
    Consists of an interview where she tells of one of her ancestors, captured during the War of 1812, married into the tribe. Early organizer of native groups in Toronto.
  • Robinson, Rachel; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-07-19)
    Consists of an interview where she gives an account of a wolf killing the pet dog when she was a child.
  • Goneau, Veronica; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-15)
    Consists of an interview where she gives a general account of life and the traditional foods on the reserve.