Elder History Showing 2015
Presentation of Elders honored in 2015
On 11 June 2015, seventeen Western Shoshone Elders were honored for oral histories added to the Great Basin Indian Archives collections. These oral histories are presented below.
NOTICE - January 2017 - The GBIA is currently updating the oral history videos to a new server. The complete list of Elders will be available soon.
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Gracie Begay discusses her family history and introduces the members of her family.
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Delaine Stark Spilsbury
Delaine Spilsbury and Laura Stark Rainey discuss their childhood experiences growing up in Ely and family stories.
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