Native Oral History
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Interviews conducted from 1986 to 1991 to prepare the audio documentary "Teme-Augama and Saugeen Anishnabais -- An Oral Survey of Traditions". Rick Stow interviewed elders, officials and members of the Teme-Augama and Saugeen Anishnabais about history, traditions, life and conditions of these two First Nations. Interviews are augmented by contextual material from experts and personalities who situate the bands in the contemporary Native struggle. Topics include hunting, trapping, beliefs, food, clothing, health and traditional medicine, language, wildlife conservation, ethnic relations, the judicial system, missionary work, logging, and tourism. Some material concerns Algonguin and Ojibwa. Most tapes of broadcast quality, some of phone quality, 3 interviews of amateur quality.
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