Browsing Canadian Plains Research Center by Subject "Work -- Welfare"

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  • Broome, Albert E.; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-09-04)
    Ed Broome was a government employee at the time the CCF government took power. He talks about the NDP programs in northern Saskatchewan, particularly government trading posts, the conversion of trading posts into cooperatives ...
  • Ouellette, Alex; Thibodeau, Judy M. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-03-05)
    General account of Mr. Ouellette's life.
  • Antoine, Alphonse; Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine; Debassigae, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-03)
    An interview with Antoine Alphonse who gives an account of his life. Interpreter: Ernest Debassigae ; transcriber: Joanne Greenwood.
  • Ferguson, Antoine; Pearlstone, Carol (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-17)
    Consists of an interview where he talks about his memories of Gabriel Dumont, the causes of the Riel Rebellion of 1885 and the present day treatment of Metis people.
  • 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.
  • Fontaine, Arsene; Marnoch, Ray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-01-21)
    Arsene Fontaine describes a curing by a medicine man and a brief description of how to make a canoe. She also gives a description of transportation by dog team.
  • 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 ...
  • Fosseneuve, Charles; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-18)
    A long time resident of Cumberland House talks about conditions in the area during the years that Jim Brady was living there.
  • Morrison, Claude; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-16)
    Mr. Morrison was an employee of the Department of Northern Saskatchewan. He talks about the Saskatchewan Prospectors' Assistance Plan.
  • Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-02-12)
    Several interviews with elders of Cold Lake Reserve.
  • Buffalo Calf, Charley; Lonethunder, Sandy; Ryder, Jim; Hoostie, Jim; Dustyhorn, Pius; Bonaise, Alex; Cappo, John; Stick, Alex; Stanley, Lloyd; Kennedy, Alex B.; Bear, Eli; Atimoyoo, Smith; Kanipitetew, Jim; Lariviere, Jonas; Morningstar, George; Rockthunder, John; Waskewitch, Albert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-01-29)
    Elders discuss contemporary problems. Recurring themes are: problems with alcohol; education by whites from an early age; need to return to traditional teaching by elders in combination with white education.
  • Fineday, Mrs.; Kanipitetew, Mrs.; Fox, Ed; Bear, Eli (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1971-02)
    Elders recall what life was like when they were raising their children. Interviewer : Ed Fox ; interpreter : Eli Bear.
  • Bruno, Francis; Deranger, J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-02-07)
    An interview which discusses the negotiation of Treaty 8 at Fort Chipewyan, and promises made ; problems of insufficient land for trapping on Chipewyan Reserve ; and alcohol abuse among native people.
  • MacDonald, Gus; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-29)
    Mr. MacDonald worked with the CCF government to help organize the commercial fishing industry in Saskatchewan.
  • Pelletier, Henry; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-03-17)
    Mr. Pelletier moved from Lestock to the Green Lake area under the Metis resettlement program.
  • 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 ...
  • Dimick, Irene; Thibodeau, Judy M. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-02-17)
    The interview is an account of Irene Dimick that includes a discussion of life as a Metis.
  • Fietz, Janet; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-18)
    Highlights the conditions in La Ronge in the 1930s and 1940s and the first meetings of the Metis Association organized by Jim Brady.
  • Goodwill, Jean I.; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-03)
    A registered nurse talks about her friendship with Malcolm Norris and the development of Friendship Centres in Prince Albert and Winnipeg and school integration in La Ronge.
  • Izbister, Jimmy; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-07-12)
    Mr. Izbister discusses life in La Ronge before and after the road came as well as the early meetings of the Metis Association and problems in the north resulting from welfare payments.

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