Browsing by Subject "Stories and storytelling (General) -- Spirits teach hunting techniques"

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Browsing by Subject "Stories and storytelling (General) -- Spirits teach hunting techniques"

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  • First Rider, George (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969-12)
    Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he tells how the Indians caught eagles and describes the various uses of eagle feathers. He also describes the significance of various headdresses.
  • Many Guns, Cecile (Grassy Water); Buffalo, Annie (Bear Child); Provost, Dila; Yellowhorn, Albert Sr. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    Discussion of several topics: taking of Treaty #7, boundaries of Peigan Reserve; permit system; traditional curing practices; obtaining paint for ceremonials; significance of rocks in Blackfoot culture; how the Blackfoot ...
  • 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.