Elizabeth "Liz" Dann - Oral history (07/18/2017)

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Title

Elizabeth "Liz" Dann - Oral history (07/18/2017)

Subject

Oral history interview with Elizabeth "Liz" Dann, Western Shoshone from Crescent Valley, NV, on 07/18/2017

Description

Elizabeth “Liz” Dann addresses students at the Shoshone Community Language Initiative (SCLI) program at Great Basin College. She starts her presentation by offering a prayer, and then speaks about the importance of our traditions. She also speaks about giving her grandson an eagle feather, medicine bag, and other items while he was in the war. She also gives advice to the women about women, especially during ceremonies. Her daughter Sandy Dann speaks about her experience with the Sundance and what it consist of. Liz then speaks about making cradle boards, preparing hides, and tells some of the traditional Shoshone stories.
 
Presented at the 2017 Shoshone Community Language Initiative summer youth program (SCLI 17).

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Creator

Great Basin Indian Archives

Source

Great Basin Indian Archives - GBIA 063

Publisher

Great Basin Indian Archives

Date

07/18/2017 [18 July 2017]; 2017 July 18

Contributor

James Hedrick [interviewer]; James Hedrick [GBIA/VHC]; University of Utah SYLAP [streaming video]; Great Basin College; BARRICK

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/401

Language

English; Shoshoni

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

James Hedrick

Interviewee

Elizabeth "Liz" Dann

Location

Great Basin College (Elko, NV)

Transcription

Transcription in progress

Original Format

MP4

Duration

01:40:17

Files

Citation

Great Basin Indian Archives, “Elizabeth "Liz" Dann - Oral history (07/18/2017),” Virtual Humanities Center at Great Basin College, accessed September 26, 2017, http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/400.