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
From the Point of View of the Conqueror.

  • Added: Jun 16, 2016
  • Length: 10:13
Caption: Elaine Fleming
A story about land use, local economy and commercial interactions.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 10:56
Caption: Elaine Fleming
Ziigwang - it's spring time and I'm here again to talk about Star Island.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 10:16
Caption: Elaine Fleming
It humbles me actually to be able to share our history...

  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 10:15
Caption: Leech Lake Tribal Police Chief, Ken Washington
Elaine tells us about Ken Washington, Chief of Tribal Police.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 10:36
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Caption: Leech Lake Tribal College logo
Elaine continues to tell us about the Leech Lake Tribal College.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 12:48
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Caption: Leech Lake Tribal Police and Ojibwe values
Elaine tells us about Ken Washington and his personal philosophy.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 12:58
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Caption: Leech Lake Tribal Police Department
Elaine talks about the history of law enforcement.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 11:15
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Caption: Elaine and her granddaughter Laney
Elaine tells us her personal story.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 12:31
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Caption: Sean Fahrlander
Elaine talks about the beginning of the Leech Lake Tribal College.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 10:43
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Caption: Elaine Fleming
Elaine talks about how we took care of our health needs long ago.

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 13:22
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Caption: Cass Lake Indian Hospital
Elaine talks about the beginning of the Cass Lake Indian Health Service (I.H.S.).

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 09:29
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Caption: Elaine Fleming
Elaine talks about hoops, stumps and shu-shu-may.

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  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 11:48
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Caption: Modern lacrosse stick
Elaine talks about Lacrosse and other games.

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  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 11:06
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Caption: Paul Peter Buffalo, when everybody called me Gah-bay-bi-nayss
Part 2 of 2. Paul Peter Buffalo and his mothers beliefs.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 11:28
Caption: Paul Peter Buffalo, when everybody called me Gah-bay-bi-nayss
Part 1 of 2. Elaine talks about Paul Peter Buffalo and his mother.

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  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 10:38
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Caption: Old John Smith with top hat.
Part 10 of 10. Conclusion of Wrinkled Meat John Smith series.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 09:49
Caption: Wrinkled Meat John Smith in regalia.
Part 9 of 10. Wrinkled Meat John Smith: the man who cured himself.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 11:11
Caption: Old John Smith with top hat.
Part 8 of 10. Wrinkled Meat John Smith and doctoring.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 10:23
Caption: Wrinkled Meat John Smith
Part 7 of 10. Wrinkled Meat John Smith and the reasons why he was healthy.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 11:25