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


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Elsie Noel was born on June 24, 1924 on the Birdtail Sioux Reserve, Manitoba Canada to Florence Paul and Samuel Bohpa. Elsie is an elder with the Dakota Tipi First Nation, Manitoba. As a child she attended an Indian School in Birtle, Manitoba, and lived in Portage la Prairie for 35 years before returning to the Birdtail Sioux Reserve. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Growing Up, Family, Boarding School, Dakota Culture and Values, Language, The U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, Aftermath of War, Dakota Exile/Diaspora, Punitive Expeditions, Life Today, Jobs.
Quantity 1 digital file
19 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:44:17 minutes running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Interviewee: Noel, Elsie
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 AV2011.45.42
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'

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