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Eighty Years on the Plains: Part 3

Dec. 1948: Marie Rose Smith chronicles her personal experiences of life on the Prairies

Eighty Years on the Plains
by Marie Rose Smith

Chapter 5 begins with Marie recounting morning rituals of young Cree men, as told by Chief Crowfoot, and how the government intervened to limit the types of dances Indians could practice in observing their gods.

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