Mille Lacs Indian Trading Post Oral History Project: Interview with Maude Kegg
Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Maude Kegg was born in the Bay Lakes area in 1904. At the time of the interview she was living on the Mille Lacs Reservation and working Maude at the Mille Lacs Indian museum as a craftsperson. She received a National Endowment for the Arts award in 1990 for her work. Maude was a friend of Jeannette Ayer in the 1930s and visited the trading post on several occasions at that time. She wrote three books on the Ojibwe people, "When I was a Little Girl" (1976), "At the End of the Trail" (1978) and "What My Grandmother Told Me" (1983), and was the interview subject of a more recent book, "Portage Lake: Memories of an Oiibwe Childhood," edited and transcribed by John D. Nichols. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: General information on Mille Lacs Indian Trading Post, including Maude
Quantity 20 pages transcript
Format Content Category: text
Creation Interviewer: Godfrey, Dr. Anthony Ph.D.
Interviewee: Kegg, Maude
Made in Vineland, Mille Lacs County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Made in Vineland, Mille Lacs County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 11/07/1991
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 35
Accession Number AV1993.198.3
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Mille Lacs Indian Trading Post Oral History Project'

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