U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with Clifford Canku
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Clifford Canku was born in the Long Hollow District near Sisseton, South Dakota on July 10, 1938 to Martha and Elijah Harold Canku. He is enrolled as a Sisseton Wahpeton Sioux tribe member. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Aftermath of 1862, Oral History, Aftermath of 1862, Dakota Social Structure, Gender Roles, Dakota Culture and Values, Dakota Land, Spirits, Causes of War, U.S. Immigration Policy, Dakota Land Encroachment, Fort Snelling, Fort Ridgely.
Quantity 4 digital file
18 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:07:22 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Interviewee: Canku, Dr. Clifford
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Dakota Indians
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Made in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 06/10/2011
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Accession Number AV2011.45.6
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'

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