Dennis F. Pete Sr. - Oral history (04/15/2014)

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Title

Dennis F. Pete Sr. - Oral history (04/15/2014)

Subject

Oral history interview with Dennis F. Pete Sr., Western Shoshone from Duck Valley Reservation on 04/15/2014

Description

Dennis F. Pete, Sr. was born at the Duck Valley Reservation (Owyhee, NV-ID) to Bessie and Alec Cleveland. He went to school in Owyhee also at the Swayne School where he would play basketball and football. Later in life he got married and moved to Pyramid Lake where he lived for 39 years. He currently lives in Owyhee. Dennis then addresses the hand games and how hand games are played, moreover he talks about some of the places he has traveled to attend hand games. He then plays a few circle dance songs for his audience.

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Creator

Great Basin Indian Archives

Source

Great Basin Indian Archives - GBIA 032

Publisher

Great Basin Indian Archives

Date

04/15/2014 [15 April 2014]; 2014 April 15

Contributor

Norm Cavanaugh [interviewer]; James Hedrick [GBIA/VHC]; University of Utah SYLAP [streaming video]; Great Basin College; BARRICK Gold of North America

Rights

Non-commercial scholarly and educational use only. Not to be reproduced or published without express permission. All rights reserved. Great Basin Indian Archives © 2017.
Consent form on file (administrator access only): http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/admin/items/show/384

Language

English; some Shoshoni

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Norm Cavanaugh

Interviewee

Dennis F. Pete, Sr.

Location

Duck Valley Reservation (Owyhee, NV-ID)

Transcription

http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/admin/files/show/585

Original Format

DVD, MP4, and AVI Format

Duration

00:31:15

Files

Citation

Great Basin Indian Archives, “Dennis F. Pete Sr. - Oral history (04/15/2014),” Virtual Humanities Center at Great Basin College, accessed November 23, 2017, http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/383.