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  • First Rider, George; Melting Tallow, Dave; Greenwood, Joanne (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970-04-18)
    Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he tells a story of the Horn Society and gives a description of Horn Society dances. Note: Dave Melting Tallow, interpreter. Joanne Greenwood, transcriber.
  • Unknown author (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1980)
    NOTE: There is no material of value to be indexed in this document.
  • One Gun; Goodstriker, Rufus (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970-10-20)
    Includes an inverview with One Gun who tells the story of the origins of the Prairie Chicken Society and who also tells of the breaking of the terms of an unspecified treaty (treaty #7?).
  • 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.
  • Adams, Howard; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-20)
    Howard Adams, the first Metis in Canada to obtain a Ph.D., was at one time the president of the Metis Association of Saskatchewan. He was impressed by the political awareness of the people and attributes this to the work ...
  • Contin, Howard; Cywink, Alex (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-07-28)
    Consists of an interview where he briefly mentions "bear-walking" (curse by an evil medicine man).
  • Gallivan, Howard L.; Littlepoplar, Alphonse (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-05-10)
    Interview includes a description of Mr. Gallivan's interactions with residents of the reserve.
  • Hunting 
    First Rider, George; Melting Tallow, Dave (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969-12-03)
    Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he describes how knives and arrows are made and gives a description of hunting techniques. He also gives a description of various foods obtained from animals, and the ...
  • First Rider, George (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969-12-04)
    Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he describes hunting techniques and the role of horses in Indian life. He also gives a brief account of traditional foods.
  • Sampson, Ida; Jacobs, Burton; Tooshkenig, Gladys (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-12-21)
    Discusses her participation in the Walpole Island fair.
  • First Rider, George; Hellson, John (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1968-10-25)
    Consists of an interview with George First Rider as he tells the story of the buffalo stone.
  • Fisher, Agnes Amyotte; Poitras, Celina Amyotte; Gaddie, Sharon; Jefferson, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-08-13)
    The quality of tape SD.74 is better than SD.73. No index terms provided.
  • Fisher, Agnes Amyotte; Poitras, Celina Amyotte; Gaddie, Sharon; Jefferson, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-08-03)
    The interviewees, who are sisters, are asked about their family and social life. Parts of the interview were inaudible. No index terms are provided.
  • 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 ...
  • Takes a Strong Gun, James; Devine, Mike (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-11-09)
    Short description of Treaty 7 negotiations; and the transfer of chieftainship from Bad Head to Red Crow.
  • Shot Both Sides, Jim; Devine, Mike (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-01-03)
    Jim Shot Both Sides, Head Chief of the Blood Reserve, Alberta tells his father's account of the signing of the Treaty #7 and the promises made at that time.
  • Melting Tallow, Dave; Gambler, Joe (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1966-05-19)
    Discusses various ceremonial objects.
  • 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.
  • Twin, Julia; Twin, Victor; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-05-23)
    Family that is having problems establishing their treaty status.

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