U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project: Interview with Melvin Littlecrow
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Melvin Littlecrow was born on May 16, 1942 at the Whitecap First Nation Reserve (formerly Mosoat's Reserve) to Jessie Buffalo and Andrew Littlecrow. Melvin is a lifelong member of the Whitecap Reserve. He attended a day school at Whitecap through the eighth grade. He is a direct descendant of Chief Little Crow. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Growing Up, Family, Education, the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, Family in War, Aftermath of War, Perspectives on War Little Crow, Dakota History.
Quantity 1 digital file
13 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:53:12 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Interviewee: Littlecrow, Melvin
Made in Manitoba, Canada
Subjects Dakota Indians
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Made in Manitoba, Canada
Dates Creation: 01/18/2012
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Accession Number AV2011.45.39
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'

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