U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with Michael Childs
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Michael Childs was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on May 2, 1945 to Lucille and Lorenzo Childs. He lives in Welch, Minnesota and is enrolled as a member in the Prairie Island Sioux tribe. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Growing Up Dakota, Education, Boarding Schools, Lena Campbell, Dakota Culture and Values, Hunting, Dakota Factions, 1862, John Otherday, Assimilating, Genocide, Adolph Hitler, Germ Warfare, Dakota Land, Differences between White and Dakota, Racism, Alcoholism.
Quantity 3 digital file
21 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 01:37:22 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Interviewee: Childs, Michael
Made in Prairie Island, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Dakota Indians
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Made in Prairie Island, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 04/20/2011
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Accession Number AV2011.45.7
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'

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