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Indians of North America -- Interviews

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

American Indian Oral History: Interview with Father Edward Witczak, Interview Date: 1975 November 4, Date Digitized: 1/25/2017

Identifier: MSS0018_au096
Scope and Contents The oral history interview with Edward Witczak about his position as a Catholic priest on the Menominee Indian Reservation in northeastern Wisconsin was conducted by UNO student Elizabeth M. Cerra on November 4, 1975. Witczak spoke about some of the recent history of the reservation, including the change between a reservation to a county and back again due to the federal government termination policy. He also talked about clashes of the Menominee traditional religion and Christianity that he...
Dates: Interview Date: 1975 November 4; Date Digitized: 1/25/2017

American Indian Oral History: Interview with Felix White, Sr., Interview Date: 1976 March 24, Date Digitized: 1/24/2017

Identifier: MSS0018_au093
Scope and Contents The oral history interview of Felix White, Sr. was conducted by Elizabeth M. Cerra on March 24, 1976. In the interview, White shared the history, spirituality, and kin relationships that were present in the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska historically and at the time of the interview. White offered comparisons of Christianity with Native American religions and spiritual practices.
Dates: Interview Date: 1976 March 24; Date Digitized: 1/24/2017