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Raymond Armstrong 1
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-06)
An interview with Raymond Armstrong who gives an account of his childhood. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
Elderly Ladies Workshop
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1971-02)
Elders recall what life was like when they were raising their children. Interviewer : Ed Fox ; interpreter : Eli Bear.
Aldina Marie Stangby interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-11)
Interviewee gives a general description of her life.
Joe Belly Interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-09)
Mr. Belly tells four stories during the interview. He first describes the origins of his name. The following two stories are animal tales: the first is about the illegal killing of moose and the second describes how a ...
Cree Elders Workshop 8
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-01-30)
Discussion of the educational system: relative merits of day schools, residential schools, integrated schools, etc.; need for inclusion of Indian culture into the curriculum at all levels ; the role of the elder as teacher.
Useless Good Runner (Billy Heavy Runner) interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
Discusses Treaty 7: events leading up to it; promises made and broken.
Verna Richards interview 2
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-12)
Verna Richards ran the La Ronge Cafe in the 1950s and 1960s. She knew many of the local people including Brady and Norris.
1983 Elders' Conference 1/5
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-08)
Return to traditional ceremonies ; traditional vs. non-Indian education ; story of a trickster (Woojy Panaquad) ; electoral attitudes and responsibilities.
Hettie Sylvester interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1982-07-29)
Consists of an interview where she gives a general account of her working life, difficulties encountered with the Children's Aid Society and its role in the disruption of the nuclear family.
Pierre Carriere interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-18)
Pierre Carriere was a close friend of Jim Brady. He talks about the history of Cumberland House, social life as it changed from the pre-war period to the present ; Jim Brady's role as a leader in the community ; the fishing ...