Lawrence Tobacco interview

Show simple item record Tobacco, Lawrence Welsh, Christine Snowsill, Tony 2009-04-22T16:40:01Z 2009-04-22T16:40:01Z 1983-06-20
dc.description 38 p. transcript of an interview with Lawrence Tobacco conducted by Christine Welsh and Tony Snowsill on June 20, 1983. Tape number IH-124/IH-125a transcript disc 9. en_US
dc.description.abstract Lawrence Tobacco, born 1919, on the Poor Man Reserve, Saskatchewan He attended a residential school and is now involved in traditional education and counseling. He talks about farming and raising cattle on the Poor Man Reserve; shares a story of a trip he took to Winnipeg to sell cattle for a number of reserves in the File Hills area, and how Indian Affairs officials tried to bribe him with part of the proceeds of the sale; shares stories of defiance toward Dept. of Indian Affairs paternalism such as: butchering a cow without a permit; buying a tractor and establishing outside credit without a permit. He also shares his experiences in the Catholic residential school on the Muskowekan Reserve, 1926-1935. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Canadian Plains Research Centre en_US
dc.subject Agriculture -- Cattle-raising en_US
dc.subject Agriculture -- Farming instructors en_US
dc.subject Agriculture -- Farming en_US
dc.subject Agriculture -- Gardening en_US
dc.subject Chiefs and chieftainship -- Election of en_US
dc.subject Children -- Raising of en_US
dc.subject Education -- Attitudes toward en_US
dc.subject Education -- And child labor en_US
dc.subject Education -- And cultural suppression en_US
dc.subject Education -- Day schools en_US
dc.subject Education -- Residential schools en_US
dc.subject Education -- Traditional en_US
dc.subject Indian Affairs, Department of -- Attitudes toward en_US
dc.subject Indian Affairs, Department of -- Indian agents en_US
dc.subject Indian Affairs, Department of -- Paternalism en_US
dc.subject Indian Affairs, Department of -- Permit system en_US
dc.subject Land -- Sale en_US
dc.subject Medicine and curing practices -- Faith en_US
dc.subject Non-Indians -- Duplicity of en_US
dc.subject Social organization -- Decision-making en_US
dc.subject Trade -- With non-Indians en_US
dc.subject Values en_US
dc.subject Values -- Honesty en_US
dc.subject Values -- Respect en_US
dc.subject Work -- Attitudes toward en_US
dc.subject Work -- Self-sufficiency en_US
dc.title Lawrence Tobacco interview en_US
dc.type Other en_US
dc.description.authorstatus Other en_US
dc.description.peerreview no en_US

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