Oral History - Judy Moon Glasson (04/09/2015)

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Title

Oral History - Judy Moon Glasson (04/09/2015)

Subject

Oral history interview with Judy Moon Glasson, Western Shoshone from Ruby Valley, NV, on 04/09/2015

Description

Judy Moon Glasson was born and raised in Ruby Valley, NV and was one of seven children – four sisters and two brothers.  She moved to Elko to find a job and ended up getting married.  Judy speaks about how Elko use to be a small town until the mines opened up in Carlin, NV.  She then speaks about the traditional practices of the Western Shoshone such as pine-nutting, Bear dances, Hand games, and Circle dances.  She also enlightens her audience on some of the history of the Ruby Mountain area and moreover what the Western Shoshone people did therein.  Judy ends her oral history by encouraging younger generations to keep up the Shoshone traditions.
 
Interviewed by Norm Cavanaugh

View Oral History in separate page if above embed does not work [streaming video]

Creator

Great Basin Indian Archives

Source

Great Basin Indian Archives - GBIA 045

Publisher

Great Basin Indian Archives

Date

04/09/2015 [09 April 2015]; 2015 April 09

Contributor

Norm Cavanaugh [interview]; 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/items/show/340

Language

English

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewer

Norm Cavanaugh

Interviewee

Judy Moon Glasson

Location

Elko, NV [Glasson residence]; Ruby Valley Reservation

Transcription

http://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/admin/files/show/512

Original Format

DVD, MP4, and AVI format

Duration

00:21:54

Files

Judy Moon Glasson picture.jpg
GBIA 045 Judy Moon Glasson 4-9-2015fn.pdf

Citation

Great Basin Indian Archives, “Oral History - Judy Moon Glasson (04/09/2015),” Digital Humanities of the Great Basin at Great Basin College, accessed September 16, 2019, https://humanities.gbcnv.edu/omeka/items/show/91.

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