Delaine Stark Spilsbury and Laura Stark Rainey - Oral History (05/28/2014)

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Title

Delaine Stark Spilsbury and Laura Stark Rainey - Oral History (05/28/2014)

Subject

Oral History interview with Delaine Stark Spilsbury and Laura Stark Rainey, Western Shoshone from Ely, NV [Duckwater Reservation], on 05/28/2014

Description

Delaine Spark Spilsbury and Laura Star Rainey are both Great Basin Shoshone from Ely, Nevada, part of the Western Shoshone.  They began this oral history by speaking of their experiences going to grammar and high school as well as growing up during the Depression.  They both spoke about the challenges of making a career in engineering while you’re a woman.  They go one to speak about the traditions such as hunting and fishing that were practiced by Western Shoshone people.  They also spoke about how their parents’ traditions were diffused by Stewart Indian School.  The ended their stories by telling the audience about their sons up-bringing and speaking to the youth.


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Creator

Great Basin Indian Archives

Source

Great Basin Indian Archives - GBIA 037

Publisher

Great Basin Indian Archives

Date

05/28/2014 [28 May 2014]; 2014 May 28

Contributor

Norm Cavanaugh [interviewer]; Andrew Moore [GBIA]; Scott A. Gavorsky [VHC]; 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/files/show/482
http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/admin/files/show/483

Language

English; Some Shoshoni

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Norm Cavanaugh

Interviewee

Delaine Stark Spilsbury and Laura Stark Rainey

Location

Ely, NV [Delaine Spilsbury resident; Duckwater Reservation]

Original Format

DVD, MP4, and AVI format

Duration

00:48:28

Files

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Transcript of Oral History - Delaine Stark Spilsbury and Laura Stark Rainey (GBIA 037)

Citation

Great Basin Indian Archives, “Delaine Stark Spilsbury and Laura Stark Rainey - Oral History (05/28/2014),” Digital Humanities of the Great Basin at Great Basin College, accessed June 25, 2019, https://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/84.

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