traditional stories

consultant talks about Noah's ark, only English is spoken here
consultant talks about Noah's ark, only English is spoken here
consultant tells the Beaver and Porcupine Story in English, explains some of the vocabulary in Beaver (afterwards)
consultant tells the Beaver and Porcupine Story in English, explains some of the vocabulary in Beaver (afterwards)
talk about the story about the animals swimming across the sea and getting their fat at the back or at the belly; the story itself is not told here, at least not in a whole in Beaver
talk about the story about the animals swimming across the sea and getting their fat at the back or at the belly; the story itself is not told here, at least not in a whole in Beaver
story about a man whose wife had betrayed him and who went to get her back with Indian power.
story about a betrayed man who went to get his wife back with power
consultant tells a story about former times, when women used spears to defend themselves against dangerous animals or other risks in the bush
consultant tells a story about former times, when women used spears to defend themselves against dangerous animals or other risks in the bush
buffaloman fights an evil man at a lake (he swallows a frog).
buffaloman fights an evil man at a lake (he swallows a frog).
transcription of the buffaloman story (to be continued in buffaloman001_transcription002). Some kinship terms.
transcription of the buffaloman story (to be continued in buffaloman001_transcription002). Some kinship terms.
transcription of the buffaloman story (continuation of buffaloman001_transcription001).
transcription of the buffaloman story (continuation of buffaloman001_transcription001).
story about chickadee
story about chickadee, here told in English, in chickadee002 told in Beaver.
story about chickadee
story about chickadee
transcription of the chickadee story
transcription of the chickadee story
the consultants and the researcher talk about the origin of the ethnonym 'Beaver'.
the consultants and the researcher talk about the origin of the ethnonym 'Beaver'.
english versions of stories about ghuts'áhgeeze, telling why the crow is black and its beek is bent and why it only feeds on carcass. some additional information. short telling of the story "the beaver and the porcupine".
english versions of stories about ghuts'áhgeeze, telling why the crow is black and its beek is bent and why it only feeds on carcass. some additional information. short telling of the story "the beaver and the porcupine".
story about ghuts'áhgeeze and the black bird telling why the black bird has black feathers and has a bent beek, and why it feeds on carcass.
story about ghuts'áhgeeze and the black bird telling why the black bird has black feathers and has a bent beek, and why it feeds on carcass.
transcript of the story ghutsahgeeze002
transcription of the story ghutsahgeeze002
ghutsageeze story
part of a ghutsahgeeze story where he wants to cool off grease in a lake, but it is spilled by muskrat. then all the animals pass through the lake and that is how they got their fat. except for mountain goat, because he was late. beaver and porcupine swam across, too, beaver carrying porcupine on his back, so that is why beaver only has fat on his belly and porcupine only has fat on his back. some more adventures of ghutsahgeeze.
ghutsageeze story
story about ghutsahgeeze
story about ghutsahgeeze and some animals
story about ghutsahgeeze and some animals
transcription of the ghutsahgeeze story (ghutsahgeeze005)
transcription of the ghutsahgeeze story (ghutsahgeeze005)
consultant tells a story about ghutsahgeeze who is a medicine man. One day he is asked to make a man live as long as the world, so he cuts the head of that guy off and throws it up in a tree, since this is the only way of making a man live that long. [after that story the consultant starts telling another story about ghutsahgeeze, but he does not finish it.]
consultant tells a story about ghutsahgeeze who is a medicine man. One day he is asked to make a man live as long as the world, so he cuts the head of that guy off and throws it up in a tree, since this is the only way of making a man live that long. [after that story the consultant starts telling another story about ghutsahgeeze, but he does not finish it.]