Browse Stories


KindergartenElderVisit_720P_VoAReady.mp4
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Personal Stories, Current Issues, Reconciliation, Teachings / Stories
Summary: 
Kindergarten students learn about family through Elder Theresa Strawberry's stories
JimCunningham_720p_VoAReady.mp4
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Personal Stories, Current Issues, Education, History
Summary: 
Jim Cunningham shares his story of attending Sturgeon Lake Indian Residential School
AmberP_1080P_Youtube.mp4
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Personal Stories, Education, History, Place and Territory, Reconciliation, Rights, Laws and Treaty
Summary: 
A brief history of the Michel Callihoo reserve disbanded in the 1950s and their aspirations for the future.
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Community: 
Richard Van Camp
Category: 
Teachings / Stories
Summary: 
Joe Lazare Zoe from Gameti, NWT
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Traditional Knowledge, Language, Way of Life, Teachings / Stories, Dances / Songs
Summary: 
Mossbag and Swing teachings shared by Dr. Darlene Auger.
HobbemaDoc.jpg
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
History
Summary: 
A brief history of Maskwaciy (Hobbema) written from the perspective of a Catholic priest
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Arts & Recreation
Summary: 
Biography of country musician Harry Rusk, the first aboriginal person to appear on the Grand Ole Opry.
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Personal Stories, Current Issues, Education, History, Reconciliation
Summary: 
This is my story about sexual abuse at Grollier Hall residential school, my struggle and my healing journey.
ImagineACanada_1080P.mp4
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Arts & Recreation, Reconciliation
Summary: 
Through a national contest students from across Alberta were invited to create a work of art representing what Reconciliation means to them. Winners were invited to an event with Alberta's Lieutenant Governor where they shared their artwork and discussed.
YouthConnect_1080P.mp4
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Current Issues, Leadership
Summary: 
As part of the annual YEG Youth Connect, Edmonton Public Library asked young adults from various cultural backgrounds what they would do if they were mayor Edmonton.
Map-of-Area-Surrendered.jpg
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
History, Place and Territory, Reconciliation, Rights, Laws and Treaty, Traditional Knowledge
Summary: 
Much of the booming Westside of the City of Edmonton sits upon 6300 acres of former Indian Reserve.
Community: 
Edmonton Public Library
Category: 
Arts & Recreation
Summary: 
Laura Vinson is a singer/songwriter who was born in Edmonton and grew up in Brule Alberta. She is of English/Cree and French Canadian/Cherokee descent.

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