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U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with Clifford Canku
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.
4 digital file
18 pages transcript
Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
01:07:22 minutes running time
Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Interviewee: Canku, Clifford
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
|Holding Type||Oral History - Interview|
(Library Call Number)
AV2011.45.6 (Accession Number)
Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'