Horse Racing of the Blood Indians

Show simple item record First Rider, George Hellson, John 2008-10-10T16:18:45Z 2008-10-10T16:18:45Z 1967-11-22
dc.description 12 p. transcript of an interview with George First Rider conducted by John Hellson on Novemer 22, 1967. Tape number IH-AA.008, transcript disc 46. en_US
dc.description.abstract Consists of an interview giving an account of the last long distance horse races at Stand Off, Alberta. Includes a story of gambling between a Blood Indian and a Snake Indian; a story of the Holy Lodge; a story of the girl who married a star and the origin of the Holy Turnip; a story of a camp where the children were abandoned; a story of a man who eloped. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Canadian Plains Research Centre en_US
dc.subject Ceremonies -- Holy Lodge (Blackfoot) en_US
dc.subject Chiefs and chieftainship -- Qualifications for en_US
dc.subject Games -- Gambling en_US
dc.subject Games -- Hoop games en_US
dc.subject Games -- Horse races en_US
dc.subject Stories and storytelling -- Games and contests en_US
dc.subject Stories and storytelling -- Marriage en_US
dc.subject Stories and storytelling -- Treachery and revenge en_US
dc.title Horse Racing of the Blood Indians en_US
dc.title.alternative Hoop & arrow game between the Snake and Blood Indians en_US
dc.type Other en_US
dc.description.authorstatus Other en_US
dc.description.peerreview no en_US

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