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Author Cruikshank, Julie.

Title Life lived like a story : life stories of three Yukon native elders / by Julie Cruikshank in collaboration with Angela Sidney, Kitty Smith, and Annie Ned
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [1990]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  971.91004972 Cru/Lll  AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 404 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series American Indian lives
American Indian lives.
Contents My stories are my wealth : Angela Sidney -- My roots grow in jackpine roots : Kitty Smith -- Old-style words are just like school : Annie Ned
Summary Transcribed oral life histories of three elder native women (Angela Sidney, Kitty Smith and Annie Ned) of Athapaskan and Tlingit ancestry, who lived in the southern Yukon Territory through most of the 20th century. One is the last living speaker of Tagish Athapaskan, and two speak Southern Tutchore. Includes map and family trees, and a glossary of native terms
Analysis Biographies (Biography)
Notes "Bison book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-393) and index
Subject Ned, Annie
Sidney, Angela, 1902-
Smith, Kitty.
Ethnology -- Biographical methods.
Indian women -- Yukon.
Indians of North America -- Yukon -- Folklore.
Indian women -- North America -- Yukon.
Tagish Indians -- Biography.
Tlingit Indians -- Biography.
Tutchone Indians -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Ned, Annie
Sidney, Angela, 1902-
Smith, Kitty, approximately 1890-1989.
LC no. 89049361
ISBN 0803214472