Maurice Churchill - Oral history (08/01/2016)

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Title

Maurice Churchill - Oral history (08/01/2016)

Subject

Oral history interview with Maurice Churchill, Western Shoshone from Yomba, NV, on 08/01/2016

Description

Maurice Churchill is a Western Shoshone from Yomba, NV. His family came from Smoky Valley, NV. Maurice discusses his own cultural experiences as well as the importance and relevance of cultural knowledge. He talks about how the relationship between Native Americans and the Federal Government motivated him to become knowledgeable in the cultural field. He also talks about the history of burials and traditions that went along with such cultural occurrences, and shares a series of short stories that go along with topics such as Federal Government decisions that influence Native Americans.

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Creator

Great Basin Indian Archives

Source

Great Basin Indian Archives - GBIA 58

Publisher

Great Basin Indian Archives

Date

08/01/2016 [01 August 2016]; 2016 August 01

Contributor

Norm Cavanaugh [interviewer]; Shiara Holmes [GBIA/VCH]; University of Utah SYLAP [streaming video]; Great Basin College; Barrick

Rights

Non-commercial scholarly and educational use only. Not to be reproduced without express permission. All rights reserved. Great Basin Indian Archives © 2018

Language

English

Files

Citation

Great Basin Indian Archives, “Maurice Churchill - Oral history (08/01/2016),” Virtual Humanities Center at Great Basin College, accessed April 21, 2018, http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/415.