Minnesota's Greatest Generation Oral History Project: Minnesota Native American Interviews: Interview with Michael Pindegayosh
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Michael Pindagayosh was born in 1921. After attending school he was married and had six children. He worked for the Lakeland Door Company in Minneapolis before moving back to the Indian Reservation where he grew up. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Going to powwows when he was younger; how powwows have changed in modern times; getting married at a young age; hunting and gardening; working for the Lakeland Door Company; life in Minneapolis; moving back to the reservation; his deteriorating health; being labeled as a "deserter"; maintaining Indian traditions.
Quantity 2 hours sound cassettes
20 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 72
Creation Interviewee: Pindegayosh, Michael
Interviewer: White, Karissa
Dates Creation: 08/23/2006
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 118
Accession Number AV2008.31.9
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota's Greatest Generation Oral History Project: Minnesota Native American Interviews'

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