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Maria Littlewolfe Interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-07-04)
Interview includes a story of Maria Littlewolfe's grandfather who died and then returned to life.
Joe Duquette interview
(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.
Ernest L. Debassigae 2
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-02-16)
An interview with Ernest Debassigae who gives an account of his experiences during and after World War II and his travels around Canada and the United States. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
1981 Elders' Conference 2/4
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1981-08)
Elders discuss: loss of values; loss of language; the role of the old ceremonies; the responsibility of the elders to teach the young people.
Jean A. MacKenzie interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-11)
Jean MacKenzie was on the board of directors of the Indian/Metis Friendship Centre in Prince Albert.
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 ...
Lizette Ahenakew interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-21)
She was born on the Little Pine Reserve, the first girl from that reserve to attend high school. She tells of some childhood memories; naming ceremonies; significance of Indian names; the training of children, especially ...
Alphonse Antoine 3
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-03)
An interview with Alphonse Antoine who gives an account of his life. Interpreter: Ernest Debassigae ; transcriber: Joanne Greenwood.
Pierre Vandale interview
(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 ...
Adrian Hope interview
(Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976)
Adrian Hope has been active in Metis politics since the 1920s. He was involved in the organization of the Metis Association of Alberta, the Ewing Commission hearings, and the development of Metis colonies in Alberta.