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    • Adam Solway interview 2 

      Solway, Adam; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-01-29)
      This is a continuation of an interview with Adam Solway on January 29, 1983 on the Blackfoot Reserve.
    • Agnes Fox and Maria Sinclair Interviews 

      Fox, Agnes; Sinclair, Maria; Mountain, Mary; Baker, Iris (1973-11-06)
      Interview includes stories about the power of the medicine man and the abilities to foretell the future. It also includes information regarding traditional attitudes toward education, marriage and lifestyle.
    • Cree Elders Workshop 3 

      Bear, Eli; Kanipitetew, Jim; Sugar, Felix; Frank, Norman (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-09-26)
      Elders discuss a variety of matters relating to Indian culture and traditions and what can be done to retain or regain these. Most topics are touched on only briefly
    • Francis Harper Interview 

      Harper, Francis; Mountain, Mary; Baker, Iris (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-06-20)
      Interview includes a discussion of the role of spirit powers in the traditional lifestyle. Also included is a description of inter-tribal interaction involving feats of bravery.
    • John Thompson interview #1 

      Thompson, John; Stevenson, David (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-09-11)
      Gives Indian words for a variety of English terms. Explains significance of dance cycles.
    • Julia Petatagoose 

      Petatagoose, Julia; King, Nora; Welsh, Christine (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-06)
      Two women tell their stories of growing up on Whitefish Lake Reserve. Transcriber : Joanne Greenwood ; interpreter : Mary Lou Fox.
    • Lizette Ahenakew interview 

      Ahenakew, Lizette; Welsh, Christine (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 ...
    • Marion Carter Interview 

      Carter, Marion; Mountain, Mary (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-07-30)
      Mrs. Carter tells a story of her life. She talks of the traditional way of living; residential schools and tells how she was given her name. During the interview she also relates a tale from her grandfather about the ...
    • Rufus Goodstriker interview 1 

      Goodstriker, Rufus; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-02-14)
      An interview with Rufus Goodstriker, born in 1924 on the Blood Indian Reserve and attended a residential school. He tells of the origins and significance of the transfer of Indian names, especially within his own family. ...
    • Shamanism, the abilities, etc., of a Shaman named Crane 

      First Rider, George; Hellson, John (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1970-11-30)
      Consists of an interview with George First Rider where he tells the story of a boy given supernatural powers by the bears and of his subsequent success as a healer of his own wounds and those of other people or animals.