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  • Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-02-13)
    Nine elders in discussion at Saddle Lake Reserve. They talk about aspects of life before contact with whites, Treaty #6, the history of amalgamations and land sales, and a traditional story of a boy raised by buffalo.
  • First Rider, George; Greenwood, Joanne (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1969-02-20)
    Note: This tape has not yet been translated. Joanne Greenwood (transcriber).
  • Provost, Sally; Smith, Johnny (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-03-07)
    Discussion of various topics: traditional life and the changes brought about by the treaties; Crowfoot and the taking of Treaty 7; alcohol, and the problems it has brought; the surrender of reserve land.
  • Bugle, Sam; Saddleback, Rose (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-01-10)
    The former chief of the Beaver Lake Reserve tells what he knows of the history of the reserve.
  • Mandelbaum, D.G. (Dr.); Swimmer, Sam (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1934-09-04)
    Consists of an interview where Sam Swimmer (Yahya-num) gives a very brief account of 'bad' medicine.
  • Vivier, Sam; Harper, Pierre; Belly, Annie; Mountain, Mary (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-06-14)
    Both sides of this tape are in the Cree language and have not as yet been translated. Two interviews dates June 14 & July 1, 1973 and July 10, 1973
  • Buffalo, Samuel (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-08-30)
    He gives a description of the difficulties encountered on reserves and the efforts made to combat them.
  • Buffalo, Samuel (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-09-08)
    He gives a concise history of the Dakota Sioux and their movement to Canada. COMMENTS: Mr. Buffalo makes a point to spell out all the names or words he speaks in the Dakota language. All the spellings come from his reference.
  • Buffalo, Samuel (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-09-14)
    He gives a description of raising and educating children; tells a story of a spirit helping two children; and tells another story used in the teaching of children.
  • Buffalo, Samuel (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-09-20)
    He discusses the mythical origins of the Dakota Sioux value system.
  • Giroux, Samuel (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    This 97 year old man describes the promises made in Treaty #8 and how he feels they have been broken.
  • Jacobs, Sandy; Tilden, Fay (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-01-10)
    Discusses problems of non-status Indians and Sandy Jacobs' life as a trapper.
  • Mandelbaum, D.G. (Dr.) (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1935-07-04)
    Observations made by D.G. Mandelbaum of the Sapohtowan dance.
  • Ballantyne, Sarah; Fietz, Janet R. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1981-08-12)
    Highlights memories of her childhood.
  • Dodginghorse, Katie (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1980)
    A vague account of an unidentified Sarcee prophet.
  • Unknown author (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1980)
    Consists of a story of a Sarcee creation myth.
  • Unknown author (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    Elders discuss: loss of respect for elders; loss of traditions; problems with younger generation; alcohol-related problems; traditional hunting and trapping lifestyle. Story of woman who feigned pregnancy in order to get ...
  • Crowe, Mrs.; Williams, Joe; Kequateway, William; Cappo, John; Crowe, Mr. H. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-10-30)
    Discussion of the problem of alcohol abuse among native peoples. Raising children: comparison with earlier days. Establishment of the Shesheep, Sakimay and Muscowpetung Reserves. Many lectures about their histories and ...
  • Cappo, John; Williams, Joe; Kequateway, William (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    Elders at a workshop relate how they received their Indian names.
  • Shingoose, Douglas; Shingoose, Andrew; Severite, Pat; Cappo, John James; Crowe, Dorothy; Crowe, James; Stevenson, Albert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-02-12)
    Elders discuss: problems for present day Indians including alcoholism; failure to educate the young in traditional ways; influence of white education.

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