Clara Woodson and Gracie Begay Oral History (03/16/2006)

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Title

Clara Woodson and Gracie Begay Oral History (03/16/2006)

Subject

Oral History interview with Clara Woodson and Gracie Begay, Western Shoshone from Elko and Wells, NV on 16 March 2006.

Description

Oral History interview with Clara Woodson and Gracie Begay, Western Shoshone from Elko and Wells, NV on 16 March 2006.

Clara Woodson was born in Battle Mountain. She tells us about her family and who they worked for, how they lived, and what traditions that they had. She describes the sociopolitical setup of the Great Basin region in relation to Chief Te-Moak and Tutuwa. She illustrates how her grandfather still used wagons and horses to get his supplies. She also explains what type of traditional food that they hunted and gathered. Gracie Begay was born in Austin where her family lived. She tells us of her families experience with school, and when the soldiers came into the area. They both tell us about where and how they lived in Battle Mountain. They also speak of some of the traditional Shoshone stories such as Coyote and the Hand game.

Interviewed by Joe Doucette for the Great Basin Indian Archive

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Creator

Great Basin Indian Archives

Source

Great Basin Indian Archives - GBIA 005

Publisher

Great Basin Indian Archives

Date

03/16/2006 [16 March 2006]; 2006-03-16

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 © 2016.
Consent form on file (administrator access only): http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/admin/files/show/430; http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/admin/files/show/431

Language

English

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Norm Cavanaugh

Interviewee

Clara Woodson and Gracie Begay

Location

Elko (GBC Campus)

Transcription

Transcript available: http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/admin/files/show/429

Original Format

DVD and VOB Format

Duration

00:43:06

Files

Clara and Gracie Picture.jpg
GBIA 005 Clara Woodson & Gracie Begay 3-16-2006fn.pdf

Citation

Great Basin Indian Archives, “Clara Woodson and Gracie Begay Oral History (03/16/2006),” Digital Humanities of the Great Basin at Great Basin College, accessed August 21, 2019, https://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/303.

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