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Indians of North America -- Interviews

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American Indian Oral History: Dennis Banks to Sam Moves Camp, Interview Date: late 1976, Date Digitized: 1/27/2017

Identifier: MSS0018_au080
Scope and Contents This is a recorded message from Dennis Banks for Sam Moves Camp and was made by Banks late in 1976. Banks talked about his earlier years and his lack of knowledge regarding Native American religion and the Sun Dance. Banks also described the first Sun Dance he organized. He restarted the Sun Dances for Native American people which celebrates religion, tradition, and respect. Banks ended with a few words for Sam Moves Camp and a pledge to always be a Sun Dancer.
Dates: Interview Date: late 1976; Date Digitized: 1/27/2017