Browsing by Subject "Trade -- Practices"

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  • Wheatley, Ted; Osawamick, Sam; Debassigae, Ernest; Yellowhead, Joe; Assinewe, Kate; Wakegijig, Ron; Atkinson, Herman; Neilson, Charlie; Mecas, James; Pine, Dan; Bruce, Louis; Knockwood, Noel; Pontiac, Angus; Tootoosis, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-08)
    A conference discussing comparison of Indian and Christian religions and religious ceremonies, traditional songs and dances, and history of Europeans in North America from the Indian viewpoint.
  • Bouthillette, Andre; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-02-13)
    Andre Bouthillette was an assistant to Jim Brady when he was a field officer with the Dept. of Natural Resources in Cumberland House from 1948-1950.
  • Lonesinger, Antoine; Baptiste, Archie (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-01-23)
    Antoine Lonesinger discusses different methods of earning a living that included making charcoal and lime. Also included is the story of a boy saved a camp from starvation with the help of the raven spirit.
  • Lonesinger, Antoine; Littlepoplar, Alphonse (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-07-20)
    Interview includes stories of a Woods Cree who turned a Plains Cree son-in-law into a bone spirit and the revenge that came from that.
  • Yellow Sun, Augustine; Poor Eagle, Joe; Wolfleg, Allan J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    A discussion of Land rights under Treaty #7; trade of furs for goods; and the dispersal of the Blackfoot people and eventual return to the Blackfoot Reserve under Crowfoot.
  • 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.
  • 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, 1934-08-24)
    Consists of an interview with Fine Day where he discusses separation in marriage and the consequences of adultery.
  • Cardinal, Henry; Burnstick, Abraham (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975)
    Talks about the taking of and interpretation of Treaty #6.
  • Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-07-24)
    Interviews with 13 residents of the Chipewyan Lake area of northern Alberta. - Stresses need for establishment of a reserve in this area, and promises made to them about this. - Describe various lifestyles including ...
  • Starlight, Dick; Dodging Horse, Jimmy; Crow Chief, Francis; Little Bear, William; Heavy Fire, George; Smith, Johnny (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-03-17)
    Five elders of the Sarcee Reserve (ages 48-63) discuss their understanding of Treaty #7.
  • Halcrow, Frank; Halcrow, Alice; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-11-21)
    Frank Halcrow, aged 59, describes: taking of Treaty 8; establishment of reserves at Lesser Slave Lake; current problems due to small size of these reserves. Also tells story of a moose hunting expedition at time of great ...
  • Yellowhorn, John; Smith, Johnny; Yellowhorn, Tom (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    Short description of Treaty #7: in preliminaries, taking, understanding of, effect on way of life; ana a comparison of Canadian and U.S. treaties.
  • Bull, James; Burnstick, Abraham (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-23)
    Discusses taking of Treaty #6 and the promises made by the government as well as changes in diet and trade resulting from initial contact with non-Indians.
  • Simon, James; Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine; Debassigae, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-04)
    An interview with James Simon who talks about some of his paintings and his sources of inspiration which include Indian religion and legends. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood ; interpreter : Ernest Debassigae.
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • Bellerose, Joe (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    Summary of a series of interviews with four elders in which they are asked to tell how they understand the treaties.
  • Nicolas, Alexandrine (Mrs.); Pearlstone, Carol (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-11)
    Mrs. Nicolas, nee Fleury, was born in Duck Lake in 1887. After a brief period in the U.S. where she attended school she returned to the Duck Lake area where she has lived ever since. She shares her experiences of raising ...
  • 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.