Browsing Canadian Plains Research Center by Subject "Education -- Self-taught"

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  • Durocher, Alfred; Racette, Victoria (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-03-07)
    The interview includes discussion of Alfred Durocher's life.
  • Meawasige, Bill; Cywink, Alex (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-08-03)
    Consists of an interview with Bill Meawasige where he gives a general account of his life.
  • Wilson, Bill; Pearlstone, Carol (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-05)
    Bill Wilson was born in Lac La Biche, Alberta in 1934 and raised by Indian people west of Calgary. His father was 3/4 Sioux from the U.S. but his parents broke up when he was little. He discusses his negative attitude ...
  • Tasse, Edith; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-07-13)
    Consists of an interview where she gives an account of plants and herbs used as medicine; and gives a description of basket making procedures.
  • Thurgood, Ranald; Rush, Ella (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-04-08)
    Consists of an interview where she gives an account of Longhouse ceremonies and beliefs. She also gives an account of Longhouse funeral practices.
  • Owl, Eva; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-07-26)
    Consists of an interview where she gives a lengthy discourse on Indian medicines. She also gives a description of basket making and an account of being lost in the woods.
  • Bullett, Harry; Stobie, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970)
    General discussion of his life.
  • Duquette, Joe; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-17)
    Joe Duquette, born 1904, on Mistawasis Reserve, never attended school, completely self-educated. Now Senator of F.S.I. and involved in teaching and counselling young people. He tells the story of his arranged marriage.
  • Roy, Josephine; Baskin, Cyndy (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-24)
    Consists of an interview with Josephine Roy where she gives a description of Indian medicine.
  • Thunderchild, Ed; Laliberte, Ed; Lariviere, Jonas; Sugar, Felix; Poorman, Alex; Lewis, Morris; Stanley, J. B.; Crooked, James George; Machiskenie, Joe; Wapass, Bill; Wapass, Pete; Nahnepawish, Marius; Piapot, Emile (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-03-12)
    Discussion on problems of the younger generation, including alcoholism. Also discussed ways in which parents and elders can help by instructing children and young people and by maintaining the Indian religion.
  • Bennett, Martha; Stobie, Margaret (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970)
    Discussion of her life, closing of the local school and transportation problems in the community. No date given, probably in the 1970's.
  • Vandale, Pierre; Pearlstone, Carol (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-11)
    Pierre Vandale was born in Carlton, Saskatchewan. He was treated in a sanatorium for tuberculosis but on recovery worked at farming and woodcutting. He talks about his children's education and his lack of schooling and ...
  • Robinson, Rachel; Sit, Evelyn (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-07-19)
    Consists of an interview where she gives an account of a wolf killing the pet dog when she was a child.
  • Harper, Vern; Cywink, Alex (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-23)
    Consists of an interview where he tells of life in a foster home and cultural suppression; gives a description of suppression on reserves in the 1950's; and gives a description of native values and philosophy and the role ...

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