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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Caption: Elaine Fleming
The United States first became involved in the education.

  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 11:31
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In talking about the history you can't separate the culture from it.

  • Added: Jun 14, 2017
  • Length: 10:51
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Along time ago, the dogs would meet in the lodge.

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 09:30
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In 1903 Shaynowishkung was removed from Bemidji.

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 09:59
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In 1899 squatters illegally squatted on allotment land in Cass Lake.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:44
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Mary, Shaynowishkungs youngest daughter married ME Carson.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:53
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Ojibwe children have their own dreams.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: :36
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Assimilation Era was from 1871-1934.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:41
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1888 Shaynowishkung greeted Pioneers to the lake Bemidji area.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:05
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60000 Minnesota Constituents wanted Ojibwe Reservations opened up.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:47
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1882 Shaynowishkung's wife dies.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:04
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IN 1870 construction of the Mississippi Reservoir System began.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:09
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Shaynowishkung was 37 years old when the federal government.....

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 10:09
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End of Reservation and Treaty making era.

  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 10:28
Caption: Elaine Fleming
Removal to and concentration on reservations become the new policy.

  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 10:04

  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 10:19
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1847 Treaty with the Pillager Band where we almost lost a million acres of land.

  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 09:00

  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 10:21
Caption: Elaine Fleming
Shaynowishkung years of life were filled with trauma.

  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 09:52
Caption: Elaine Fleming
I don't teach history like your usual historian.

  • Added: Jun 06, 2017
  • Length: 11:33