History of Leech Lake

Series produced by KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle

Caption: Elaine Fleming
Elaine Fleming 

History of Leech Lake Reservation from the peoples perspective.

The History of Leech Lake is a 10 minute program designed to educate listeners about the History of Leech Lake Reservation by covering various subjects. This program provides a historical prospective to American Indian life and how it relates today. History of Leech Lake will help listeners discover things about Leech Lake that they did not know and may discover a history not described in any textbook.


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Elaine talks about stereotypes and images with emphasis on the Lone Ranger and Tonto.

  • Added: May 14, 2014
  • Length: 10:39
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Marie talks about Minnesota Chippewa Tribe laws and resolutions.

  • Added: May 14, 2014
  • Length: 12:28
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Elaine talks about Bemidji Daily Pioneer Newspaper Article from August 31, 1910.

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  • Added: May 14, 2014
  • Length: 11:54
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Elaine talks about women and berry picking,

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  • Added: May 14, 2014
  • Length: 13:25
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Elaine talks about the Battle of Sugar Point Letter from a soldier written on birch bark.

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  • Added: May 14, 2014
  • Length: 09:36
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Elaine continues to share her personal history with us.

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: 13:15
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Elaine shares her personal story with us.

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: 11:58
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Elaine continues her lesson about the foods and meat that we used to eat.

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: 11:55
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Elaine talks about the foods and meats that we used to eat long ago.

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: 12:37
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Elaine talks about the games we played long ago.

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: 12:37
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Caption: General view of Cass Lake, 1900
Elaine talks about the history of Cass Lake, MN from 1899 through Cass Lake Times newspaper articles. She discusses the issues affecting the people...

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: 12:09
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Elaine tells us about Shaynowishkung, also known as Chief Bemidji.

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 10:15
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Elaine continues her lesson on the Nelson Act At Leech Lake and Council Meeting 4.

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 11:36
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Elaine continues her talk about the Nelson Act At Leech Lake. This includes council meeting three on back matters - Menominee land cession, floodin...

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 11:27
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Elaine tells us about the first council regarding the Nelson Act on Leech Lake on August 8, 1889.

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 10:51
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Elaine tells us about the 1889 Nelson Act and the meeting held at Lake Winnibigoshish on August 31, 1889.

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 09:39
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Elaine tells us about the 1889 Nelson Act council meetings that were held at Lake Winnibigoshish.

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 11:45
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Elaine continues her lesson on the 1898 Battle of Sugar Point.

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 09:57
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Elaine tells us about the1898 Battle of Sugar Point.

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 09:46
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Elaine continues to talk about the 1889 Nelson Act and its primary purposes. She also talks about the August 26, 1889 Dawes Act and NW Indian Commi...

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  • Added: Oct 15, 2013
  • Length: 09:55
  • Purchases: 1