Browsing Canadian Plains Research Center by Subject "Agriculture -- Cattle-raising"

Browsing Canadian Plains Research Center by Subject "Agriculture -- Cattle-raising"

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  • Solway, Adam; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-01-29)
    Consists of an interview where Adam Solway talks about being orphaned at 8 years and adopted by the Blackfoot Reserve, Alta; his attendance at a residential school; becoming a councillor and then chief of the reserve. He ...
  • Mishibinijima, Alfred (Albert); Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine; Debassigae, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-02-29)
    An interview with Alfred Mishibinijima who recounts his life working on farms and in lumber camps, the origin of some Ojibway words and the aftermath of the War of 1812. Transcribed by Joanne Greenwood.
  • 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.
  • Lonesinger, Antoine; Littlepoplar, Alphonse (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-11-21)
    Interview includes a biographical account of Antoine Lonesinger's life that includes stories about farming, trapping, house construction and the making of charcoal and lime. He also tells of the murder of an Indian Agent ...
  • Auger, August; Crane, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    Interview relates to understanding of Treaty #8 promises; the establishment of Wabasca Reserves; and the loss of treaty status by many people in the area.
  • Courtoirelle, John James (Chief); Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-03-14)
    The chief of Beaver Ranch Reserve discusses unsuccessful attempts to have Beaver Ranch and Tall Cree Reserves expanded.
  • Callahasen, Dan; Starr, David (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-03-06)
    This 84 year old man has lived at Little Buffalo Lake for 55 years, raising cattle and trapping.
  • 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.
  • Sound, Frank; Saddleback, Rose (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-13)
    This 62-year-old speaks of the history of Lesser Slave Lake Reserves; and gives details of the history of Swan River Reserve.
  • Prince, Frederick; McLean, Dan; Courtorielle, Lawrence (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-11-25)
    Interviewee's father, from Peguis Reserve in Manitoba, was interpreter at Treaty #8. Discussion is about treaty promises and the sale of reserve lands.
  • Okeymaw, George; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975)
    Understanding of treaty promises; distribution of food, ammunition, etc. in earlier times; interesting accounts of home-made agricultural equipment (as well as that supplied by Dept. of Indian Affairs).
  • Cardinal, Henry; Rain, Louis (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975)
    Talks about the sale of Saddle Lake Reserve land and the amalgamation of Saddle Lake, Blue Quills and Washatanow Reserves. Also mentions the relationship of the Pakan Reserve to the Saddle Lake Reserve.
  • 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 ...
  • Martin, Isadore; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    In this very brief interview, 85 year old Mrs. Martin gives her understanding of the treaty promises.
  • Crow, Jack; Yellowhorn, Albert (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-01-01)
    A discussion of Treaty #7 as remembered by Mr. Jack Crow from information given to him by his parents.
  • Kapoeze, Joe; Baptiste, Archie (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-03-21)
    Interview includes a story about a child who was protected by the North Wind. Also included are stories of residential schools; conflict between Indians and Indian agents. Tape IH-045 has not as yet been translated from ...
  • Buffalo, John; Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-04-18)
    Talks about the taking of Treaty #6 and his understanding of the terms of the agreement as well as changes in lifestyle after treaty.
  • Sayers, Joseph A.; Tavel, Mary J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-08-02)
    Interview includes a description of traditional life style and the life of settlers on the prairies. It also includes stories of theft and murder by Indians.
  • Assinewe, Kate; Snowsill, Tony; Welsh, Christine; Debassigae, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-02)
    An interview with Kate Assinewe who gives an account of her life. Interpreter: Ernest Debassigae ; transcriber: Joanne Greenwood.
  • Tobacco, Lawrence; Welsh, Christine; Snowsill, Tony (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-06-20)
    Lawrence Tobacco, born 1919, on the Poor Man Reserve, Saskatchewan He attended a residential school and is now involved in traditional education and counseling. He talks about farming and raising cattle on the Poor Man ...

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