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


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Myron Taylor was born in Flandreau, South Dakota on September 7, 1946 to Bernice and Theodore Taylor. Myron lived in Flandreau, South Dakota at the time of the interview. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Growing up Dakota, Dakota language, Dakota in White world, National Park Service, self-taught Dakota history, Dakota discrimination, Cajun style cooking, Davenport prison, Hole in the Mountain at Lake Benton, Santee, Nebraska, homestead land, Dakota Christians, Mankato hangings, Birch Coulee, remembering 1862, origin of scalping tradition, treaties, casinos.
Quantity 1 digital file
19 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:40:48 running time
Creation Interviewer: Locke, Deborah
Interviewee: Taylor, Myron
Made in Flandreau, Moody County, South Dakota, United States
Subjects Dakota Indians
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862
Made in Flandreau, Moody County, South Dakota, United States
Dates Content: 06/28/2012
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Accession Number AV2011.45.53
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 Oral History Project'

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