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Whole Town's Talking ca. 1952

Catalog Data

Creator:
Guggenheim, Charles  Search this
Physical description:
1,200 ft (46 min) sound b&w video
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
North America
Date:
1952
ca 1952
Summary:
Television broadcast produced by WOI-TV, Ames, Iowa. At a general meeting with representative George Youngbear presiding, members of the Fox and Kak Indians of the Tama Reservation, discuss topics of concern, including: the threat of the reservation's federally funded schools becoming state run, the reservation's lack of arable land, and the need for a recreation center for the reservation's youth. Fox elders are recorded speaking in Muskwakan. This broadcast forms part of the University of Chicago Fox Project Records and Sol Tax Fox Notes in the National Anthropological Archives.
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Local number:
HSFA 1986.11.2
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218602