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  • LC Subject Headings: Indians of North America -- Nevada
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    • Benjamin, Thomas D.
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Thomas D. Benjamin by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Benjamin is a former employee of Stewart Indian School, working there 1973-1975. He acted as an educational aide and coach of the track and cross-country teams....
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Sam, Roger
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Roger Sam by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Roger Sam is a Northern Paiute man from the Pyramid Lake area in northwestern Nevada. He first came to Stewart Indian School as a fourteen year-old, graduated, completed...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Burton, Carlene Jackson
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Carlene (Jackson) Burton by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Carlene is a Western Shoshone woman born in Schurz, Nevada. She attended Stewart Indian School in the late 1950s for one semester, when she was fourteen. Her...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Wopsock, Ron
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Ron Wopsock by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Ron Wopsock is from Fort Duchesne, Utah and is a member of the Uintah and Ouray Ute Tribe. Ron attended Stewart Indian School 1967-1972. Several of his family members...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Peterson, Reynese Montoya
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Reynese (Montoya) Peterson by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Reynese is a Hopi woman from Polacca, Arizona. She attended Stewart Indian School 1955-1962. She came from a large family and when her mother fell ill,...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Abbie, Ruth Pierce
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Ruth (Pierce) Abbie by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Ruth is a northern Washoe-Northern Paiute woman who attended Stewart Indian School for two years in the late 1940s, her sixth and seventh grades. Her parents were...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Nevers, Alida Joann
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Alida Joann Nevers by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Alida is a northern Washoe woman whose parents were employees at Stewart Indian School when she was very young, so she lived at the campus as a toddler. JoAnn (her...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Steele, Rupert
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Rupert Steele by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Rupert Steele is a Goshute man from Ibapah, Utah. He attended Stewart Indian School 1968-1971, when he graduated. While away at Stewart, Rupert missed the natural world...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Clark, Rudy
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Rudy Clark by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Rudy Clark is a Hualapai Indian Tribe member and lives in Peach Springs, Arizona. He attended Stewart Indian School 1972-1974. Rudy was active in sports and a member of...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Allen, Beatrice (Little)
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Beatrice (Little) Allen by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Beatrice attended Stewart Indian School from 1940-1948. She is of Paiute descent and hails from Owyhee, Nevada. She began at Stewart as a fifth-grader and...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Turner, Bill
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Bill Turner by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Bill Turner is from Bishop, California, and attended Stewart Indian School 1975-1976. He was an athletic youth, so when he lost his place on the Bishop High School...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Brown, Rolf
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Rolf Brown by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Rolf Brown is a Shoshone man from Darwin, California, between Owens and Death Valleys. After his mother died, the Inyo County officials took Rolf and his siblings away...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Holley, Delbert
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Delbert Holley by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Delbert is a Western Shoshone man from Owyhee, Nevada, the location of the Duck Valley Indian Reservation. He first attended Stewart Indian School when he was nine or...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Willis, Robey
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Robey Willis by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Willis started up the Stewart boxing program that had languished since 1948, and coached some champions in the boxing program who ultimately competed for spots on the...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Cook, Evelyn Sharp
    • Native Americans; Indians of North America--Nevada; Indians of North America--Education
    • Interview of Evelyn (Sharp) Cook by Terri McBride, transcribed by Barbara L. Zeigler. Evelyn is a Northern Paiute woman who attended Stewart Indian School 1943-1947. She enjoyed her classes, teachers and friends at the school. After graduating, she...
    • Stewart Indian School Oral History Project
    • Dressler, John, 1916-1970
    • Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada; Indians of North America -- Nevada; Washoe Indians
    • John Dressler is a native of Nevada, born in 1916. Mr. Dressler, a Washoe, typifies the Indian in Nevada, who holds to the Indian ways whenever possible. Dressler's life story illustrates the experiences of a reflective Indian youth nurtured in a...
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    • Redner, Albina, 1924-
    • Redner, Albina, 1924- -- Interviews; Shoshoni Indians; Women -- West (U.S.); Women -- Nevada -- Interviews; Indians of North America -- Great Basin
    • Albina Redner is a Shoshone Indian from central Nevada. Mrs. Redner's mother, grandfather, and uncles were Indian healers, and in this oral history she describes many of their practices and ceremonies. Her grandfather, "Bronco Jim," was an...
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    • Downs, James F.; Freed, Stanley; Handelman, Don; Leis, Philip; Miller, Peter; Mordy, Brooke; Scotch, Norman; Siskin, Edgar; Spring, Anita; Wendt, Betty
    • Anthropologists -- Nevada -- Biography; Washoe Indians; Washoe Indians -- Biography; Washoe Indians -- Great Basin; Indians of North America -- Great Basin;
    • Ten ethnographers, whose combined field work among the Washoe people of Nevada and California span nearly 30 years (1937-1965), share their life histories and reflect on the discipline of anthropology and what inspired them to become ethnographers,...
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