Clinton Westman linguistic field research on the Cree Indians, 2003-2010  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Westman, Clinton
Title
Clinton Westman linguistic field research on the Cree Indians
Dates
2003-2010 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.63 cubic feet (1 box including 32 CDs and 3 sound cassettes)
Collection Number
2696-134 (Accession No. 2696-134-01)
Summary
Sound recordings of interviews and Cree Pentecostal church services, handwritten field notes, and transcripts of interviews with Cree speakers conducted by Clinton Westman in Alberta, Canada
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Access restricted: For terms of access, contact Special Collections.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Clinton Westman was raised in rural Alberta, Canada, and received his Ph.D. in Sociocultural Anthropology from the University of Alberta. He was a postdoctoral fellow in Anthropology at the University of Montreal before working as an Assistant Professor in Archaeology and Anthropology at the University of Saskatchewan. Westman's research focused on environmental anthropology and the anthropology of religion.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

CDs and sound cassettes of Cree Pentecostal church services, speech on oil sands by George Poitras, interviews, meetings, photographs, videos, Westman's doctoral thesis, and other documents; photocopies of handwritten field notes from research at Trout Lake, Peerless Lake, Cadotte Lake, and other locations in Alberta, Canada; typed notes from archival research at the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada; photocopy of final research report to the Jacobs Research Fund; transcripts of interviews with Cree speakers about the history of the area; transcripts of church services; and a CD and sound cassette of an oral history interview with Alberta Knox and a copy of a related article, “Homesteading in Northern Alberta During the Great Depression: A Life History Approach,” which was published in Prairie Forum volume 32, no. 1 (Spring 2007).

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Forms part of the Jacobs Research Funds linguistic research collection.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights retained. Contact Special Collections for details.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Container(s) Description Dates
Box/Folder
1/1 CDs of Cree Pentecostal church recordings 2005-2007
1/2 CD of oil sands speech by George Poitras 2007
1/3 CDs of interviews with Cree speakers 2005-2008
1/4 Sound cassettes of interviews with Cree speakers 2004
1/5 CD of Westman's Ph.D. thesis 2008
1/6 CD of videos and photographs 2005-2008
1/7 CDs of audio, documents, and photographs 2009-2010
1/8-1/11 Photocopies of field notes 2005-2010
1/12 Photocopy of Jacobs Research Fund final research report 2008
1/13 George and William Auger interview transcript November 2005
1/14 William (Edward) Auger interview transcript December 2005
1/15-1/16 Bernard Cardinal interview transcripts September-October 2005
1/17 John A. Cardinal interview transcript February 2006
1/18 Louis J. Cardinal and Andrew Orr interview transcript September 2004
1/19 Ida Houle and Andrew Orr interview transcript September 2004
1/20 George Netowastenum interview transcript October 2005
1/21 George and Christine Noskiye interview transcript January 2006
1/22 Solomon and Annie Noskiye interview transcript December 2005
1/23 Joe Okemow interview transcript September 2005
1/24 Martin Okemow interview transcript December 2005
1/25 Paul Okemow interview transcript October 2005
1/26 Ken Roan interview transcript June 2004
1/27 Solomon and Sarah Sinclair interview transcript December 2005
1/28 David Starr interview transcript November 2005
1/29 Peter Thunder interview transcript November 2005
1/30 Interview transcripts undated
1/31 Cree Pentecostal church service transcripts 2005-2006
1/32 Translations undated
1/33 "Homesteading in Northern Alberta During the Great Depression" article 2007
1/34 Oral history interview with Alberta Knox CD and sound cassette 2003

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Cree Indians--Interviews
  • Cree Indians--Language--Research
  • Cree language--Research
  • Personal Names :
  • Westman, Clinton--Archives
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Interviews
  • Research notes
  • Sound recordings
  • Video recordings
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • Jacobs Research Funds, (sponsoring body)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)