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American Indian Oral History: Interview with the Sioux Indian Board of Directors, Interview Date: 1975 November 10, Date Digitized: 1/25/2017

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Identifier: MSS0018_au097

Scope and Contents

The recording of the Sioux Indian Board of Directors at the Omaha Sioux Indian Center in Omaha, Nebraska was conducted by UNO student Emmett Hoctor on November 10, 1975. The first speaker was identified as Alex Lunderman, Sioux. Other identified speakers include Charles Scutter, Louie Mooncamp, Steven Greenberg. The male and female board members spoke about the Wounded Knee Trials and their plans to support their fellow American Indians in the trials for the first part of the recording including pow wows and other fundraising. The second part of the recording is a three part performance of American Indian music featuring drumming and singing. One of the songs was performed in honor of a grandson's birthday.

Dates

  • Interview Date: 1975 November 10
  • Date Digitized: 1/25/2017

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

Users are required to listen the streaming audio available online. Due to their fragile nature, the original audiocassettes may not be played in Archives & Special Collections.

Extent

1 Cassettes

Materials Specific Details

audio

Materials Specific Details

Original format: cassette tape; Digital format: mp3

General

Interviewer: Emmett Hoctor

Duration

Runtime: 00:55:08

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Archives & Special Collections
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States
402-554-6046