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Photographs of Three Calf (Wipes his Eyes) in his buckskin suit and headdress, from the Magee Collection

Subject: Head Dress, Clothing and dress, Kainai, Family History, Portrait, Magee, Thomas Benjamin, 1862-1930, Magee, Henry Lincoln, 1896-1966, Magee, Donald Lee 1938-, Photographs, Leadership, Beadwork, Warriors, Moccasins, Leggings, Three Calf, Wipes His Eyes

Transcript: Father: Wolf Plume Mother: Yellow Iron Woman Wife: Taking Gun, First and second husbands passed no children with either. Children: Susan, Thomas, Maggie, Joseph and Mollie Three Calf lived with his uncle Running Rabbit (Blood) for a time after his father passed, he did eventually move home to the south. He was one of the last to have the rights to the Bear Knife. After Three Calf had passed his knife was sold to a collector who in turn sold it to the Buffalo Bill Museum in Cody, Wyoming. There is a photo of him with the knife in the Blackfoot Papers p.1335. Three Calf was a well known warrior and went on many raids as a young man. He moved a lot between the Aamskaapi'piikunii and the Kainai through out his life. Three Calf was a very well respected and well known leader. Card information: Three Calf a.k.a. Wipes His Eyes 1. A profile headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a feathered headdress and beaded clothes. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0028 Three Calf � 2. A Blackfeet man wearing a feathered headress and beaded clothes. Note: Photograph of a photograph. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0029 Three Calf 3. A profile headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a feathered headress and beaded clothes. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0030 Three Calf � 4. A Blackfeet man, wearing a feathered headdress and beaded clothes, standing in a dirt field. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0031 Three Calf � 5. A Blackfeet man, wearing a feathered headdress and beaded clothes, standing in a dirt field. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0032 This photograph is part of the Magee Family Collection. The collection was donated to the Blackfoot Digital Library by Don Magee the son of Thomas Magee. The originals are now in the University of Alberta's archives. Research on the photographs has been done by Adrienne Heavy Head using various published resources about the Blackfoot people and interviews.

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Dorothy First Rider talks about Treaty Seven.

Subject: Kainai, Treaties, Treaty 7, Family History, Education, Alberta, Red Crow College, Video recordings, Interviews, First Rider, Dorothy

Transcript: Dorothy First Rider was interviewed for the Itsinikssiistsi Project with the Kainai Studies Department at Red Crow College. Dorothy was asked to speak about Treaty Seven and what she has learned about the events surrounding the signing of the Treaty and the people involved in the signing.

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Emil Wing lectures in a Kainai Studies class

Subject: Ethics, Napi, Humor, Residential Schools, Kainai, Cultural property, Bundles, Standoff, Family History, Education, Alberta, Red Crow College, Video recordings, Geographical perception, Wing, Emil

Transcript: Emil Wing talks to a Kainai Studies class about what it is to him to be Blackfoot. This recording is mostly in Niitsi'powahsin, there is no current translation for this material.

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Valerie Good Rider on her art and Nitsitaapii art.

Subject: Kainai, Art, Family History, Symbolism, Video recordings, Good Rider, Valerie

Transcript: Valerie is a well known Blackfoot artist. She has been painting for most of her life. Valerie talks about her art, inspiration, childhood memories and how her early life influenced her current art works. Valerie talks about what she views Nitsitaapii art to be and how she uses Nitsitaapii symbolism in her art works.

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Carolla Calf Robe teaches a Kainai Studies class on common medicinal plants and their uses.

Subject: Plants, Kainai, Medicinal Plants, Medicine, Alberta, Education, Red Crow College, Video recordings, Geographical perception, Land use, Calf Robe, Carolla

Transcript: Carolla Calf Robe is a well known Medicinal plant specialist in Kainai. She is one of the few women left that knows about the local plants and their uses. In these video's Carolla is teaching a Kainai Studies class about the basic's of plant medicine. The plants she talks about are the plants that every Blackfoot person should know and what their general uses are. i.e. the kinds of plants one would use for bandaging a small wound or scrape. What kind of plants would be used to cure a cold etc. These are the kinds of plants that would have been common knowledge in the past much like a first aid kit.

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Wilbert Beebe on Nitsitaapii Art

Subject: Travel, Kainai, Art, Family History, Video recordings, Beebe, Wilbert

Transcript: Wilbert is an artist from the Blood Tribe. Wilbert�s mediums are sculpture, paint on canvas, charcoal and photography. Wilbert talks about his journey into the art scene and how he was inspired to make some of his most successful pieces such as �Blossom� , �Giving up the Old Ways� and �Unbroken Spirit�. He talks about being a Native artist in the United States vs Canada.

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Lecture series from the Niitsitaapi Ed program

Subject: Ethics, Kainai, Leaders, Education, Alberta, University of Lethbridge, Video recordings

Transcript: A class of the Niitsitaapi Education Program at the University of Lethbridge. Preparing the students for their practicum.

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Students being prepared for placements as assistant teachers

Subject: Ethics, Kainai, Leaders, Education, Alberta, University of Lethbridge, Video recordings

Transcript: Niitsitaapi Education Class. Speakers preparing the students for placements in classrooms as assistant teachers.

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Alvine Mountain Horse speaks in Dr. Cynthia Chambers Niitsitaapii Education class

Subject: Ethics, Kainai, Leaders, Education, Alberta, University of Lethbridge, Video recordings

Transcript: Niitsitaapii Ed Class: Dr. Cynthia Chambers. Special guest speaker Alvine Mountain Horse Alvine Mountain Horse is a Masters Graduate in education. She spoke in Dr. Cynthia Chambers class for the Niitsitaapii education program at the University of Lethbridge.

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A group of elders from the Kainai gave input to the university of Lethbridge on how and what they wanted taught in the Niitsitapi Education Program. The university also surveyed groups of Native students from the university as well.

Subject: Ethics, Kainai, Leaders, Education, Alberta, Elder, University of Lethbridge, Video recordings

Transcript: A group of elders from the Kainai gave input to the university of Lethbridge on how and what they wanted taught in the Niitsitapi Education Program. The university also surveyed groups of Native students from the university as well.

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