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Community

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Topic

Storyteller


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Here you can listen to and download stories and other audio material (mp3) in East Cree. You can also select them and download them to put on a CD to share with your class. We ask that you do not transcribe, translate or reproduce these stories without prior permission from the Cree School Board.

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ᒪᑮ ᐄᓂᔥ ᓴᓐᑏ Maggie Enish Sandy

Maggie is a Naskapi from the Shefferville area. She was raised by her brother chiishapau. When her father died they moved to Whapmagoostui to find their relatives. She had eight children, four boys and four girls, only the younger ones survived, Moses, David and Susan. She was a good hunter like her brother.

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ᒪᑮ ᐧᐆᔕᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᔅᒌᐦᒡ ᒋ ᐅᐦᒌᐤ, ᐅᔅᑌᓵᐦ ᒌᓵᐹᐤ ᒌᐱᒥᓂᑰ, ᐊᑳ ᐅᒋᔥᑕᔨᐦᒡ ᐆᑕᐧᐄ ᐧᐋᐱᒪᑯᔅᑑᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᔅᐸᐦᒋᒡ, ᑲ ᓇᑕᐧᐋᐱᒪᐦᒡ ᐅᐧᐋᐦᑯᒫᑲᓐ, ᒪᑮ ᓂᔮᓈᓀᐤ ᒫᒨ ᒌ ᐊᔮᐦᐧᐁᐆᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔥᐦ᙮ ᓀᐤ ᓇᐯᔥᐦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᓀᐤ ᐄᔥᐧᑫᔥᐦ ᒥᒄ ᒪᒃ ᓂᔥᑐ ᒌᐱᒪᑎᓯᔫᐦ ᒨᓲᔅ,ᑎᐱᑦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᓲᓯᓐᐦ,

ᓈᔥᑕᐧᐯ ᒌ ᒥᔦᔨᐦᑕᒻ ᐁ ᐋᓂᑑᐦᐅᒡ ᒧᔦᒡ ᐅᔅᑌᓵᐦ ᑳ ᑏᐦᒡ

ᒑᑲᑦ ᑳ ᑰᑭᑖᐦᑦ ᐧᐋᓴᐧᐄᔨᔫ
A starving Innu

ᒫᑮ ᑳᐧᐆᐦᑎᑎᑯᒡ ᐧᐋᓴᐧᐄᔨᔫ ᒑᑲᐦᑦ

ᑳᑯᑭᐦᑕᔩᒡ ᐊᐴᐱᐦᓃᒡ᙮

A starving Innu comes to Maggie`s winter camp.

Age 8+
Code

EcWh-900-001

File Size

1.04 mb

Duration

6 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Sound Editor

Louisa George

Described By

Louisa George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Starvation

ᑳ ᐳᓂᐱᒫᑎᔑᒡ ᒪᑮ ᓴᓐᑏ ᐅᔅᑕᔅ
Death of Maggie Sandy`s brother

ᒪᑮ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᑲᐳᓂᐱᒪᑎᓰᒡ ᐅᔅᑖᔅ, ᑳ ᐄᐱᔅ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᑯᑦ,

Maggie is telling a story about her older brother`s death, how she grieved for him.

Age 10+
Code

EcWh-900-012

File Size

3.74 mb

Duration

21.53 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Emily Masty

Sound Editor

Maggie Sheshamush George

Described By

Maggie Sheshamush George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Past

ᑳᐧᐄᒋᐦᐊᒡ ᐄᔨᔫ ᐊᒌ ᐧᐄᑯᑯᑖᐃᒡ
Helping a starving family

ᒪᑮ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᐊᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᐦᐊᒡ ᑭᔮ ᐊᒌ ᐱᒪᒋᐦᐊᒡ ᐃᔨᔫᐦ ᒐᑳᑦ ᐊᒌ ᑯᑭᑖᐃᒡ

Maggie is telling a story about people they helped and saved from starvation.

Age 8+
Code

EcWh-900-014

File Size

4.84 mb

Duration

15.5 mins

Year Of Recording

197?

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Emily Masty

Sound Editor

Maggie Sheshamush George

Described By

Maggie Sheshamush George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Past, Food, Man, Woman, Starvation

ᒫᑮ ᐋ ᒌ ᒌᐦᒋᐱᒋᑦ
Maggie and her travels

ᒫᑮ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒦᓯᐤ ᐋᔥᒄ ᐋ ᒌ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔒᐅᑦ᙮ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᐦᐧᒑᒧᑦ ᐅᔅᑖᔥ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᒋᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒫᓱᐧᐃᑦ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᓂᔨᐤ᙮

Maggie speaks of her younger days when she and her family used to travel and hunt.

Age 12+
Code

EcWh-900-018

File Size

3.85 mb

Duration

22.24 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Suzanne House

Described By

Suzanne House

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Past, Animals, Food, Woman

ᒪᑮ ᓴᓐᑏ ᑳ ᑖᐦᒡ ᐊᓐᑖ ᐊᐱᓯᑭᒦᓯᐦᒡ
Maggie living in Lac Bienville

ᒪᑮ ᑎᐸᒋᒨ ᐊᓂᑖ ᑳᑖᐦᒡ ᐊᐱᓯᑭᒦᓯᐦᒡ, ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒪᒡ ᐧᒑᓐ ᑭᔮ ᓱᓴᓐ ᑲᐧᐊᐸᔨᒡ ᑭᔮ ᑲ ᐧᐄᒋᒪᒡ,

Maggie tells the story of the time they travelled to lake Bienville and met up with John and Susan Kawapit on their journey.

Age 8+
Code

EcWh-900-013

File Size

2.41 mb

Duration

14.04 mins

Year Of Recording

197?

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Emily Masty

Sound Editor

Maggie Sheshamush George

Described By

Maggie Sheshamush George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Past, Transportation

ᒪᑮ ᓴᓐᑏ ᑲᑯᑭᑕᐃᒡ ᐧᐃᑐᑕᒻ 2
Maggie Sandy Family`s starvation 2

ᒪᑮ ᑎᐸᒋᒨ ᐊᒌ ᑯᑯᑭᑕᐃᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᐊᒌ ᐱᒥᓈᐃᒡ ᐆᐦᑯᒧᔥ,

Maggie is telling a story about when her uncle`s adopted child starved.

Age 10+
Code

EcWh-900-011

File Size

1.08 mb

Duration

6.25 mins

Year Of Recording

1998

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Emily Masty

Sound Editor

Maggie Sheshamush George

Described By

Maggie Sheshamush George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Past, Starvation

ᒪᑮ ᓴᓐᑏ ᑳᑰᑭᑕᐄᐦᒡ ᐧᐄᑐᑕᒻ
Maggie Sandy`s family starvation

ᒪᑮ ᑎᐸᒋᒨ ᐊᒌ ᑰᑭᑖᐃᒡ ᐧᐄᑐᑕᒻ ᑮᔭ ᑯᑏᒃ ᐃᐧᐋᔫ ᐊᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒪᒡ,

Maggie tells a story of her family and other people they lived with, who starved.

Age 10+
Code

EcWh-900-010

File Size

2.47 mb

Duration

14.23 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Emily Masty

Sound Editor

Maggie Sheshamush George

Described By

Maggie Sheshamush George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Starvation

ᒪᑮ ᑳ ᐃᔥ ᑭᓂ ᐧᐋᔨᒫᑦ ᐧᐄᑐᐧᐋᔑᒻᐦ ᑭᔮ ᐧᐄᓈᐸᒻ
Maggie taking care of her family

ᒪᑮ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᑳ ᐄᔥ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᒪᑦ ᐧᐄᑐᐧᐋᔑᒻᐦ ᑭᔮ ᐧᐄᓇᐹᒻ ᐊᓂᑕ ᐧᐋᐱᒪᑯᔥᑑᐦᒡ, ᐊᐦᐊᑳ ᐧᐄᒌ ᑖᒡ ᓅᐦᒋᒦᒡ ᐊᒌ ᐊᑯᓰᒡ ᐊᓂᔭ ᐧᐄᓈᐸᒻ

Maggie is telling a story about when she took care of her family in Whapmagoostui, when her husband got sick and could no longer go in the bush.

Age 10+
Code

EcWh-900-015

File Size

0.99 mb

Duration

5 mins

Year Of Recording

197?

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Emily Masty

Sound Editor

Maggie Sheshamush George

Described By

Maggie Sheshamush George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Past, Food, Man, Family, Boy, Girl

ᒪᑮ ᒑᑲᑕ ᑲᑰᑭᑕᐦᒡ
Maggie`s family starvation

ᒪᑮ ᒋ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᐊᓂᑕ ᐧᐋᔅᑭᒡ

ᒐᑲᐦᑦ ᑳ ᑰᑭᑕᐦᒡ᙮

Maggie told a story when they were almost starving during the winter time.

Age 8+
Code

EcWh-900-004

File Size

1.94 mb

Duration

11.24 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

CP collection

Sound Editor

Louisa George

Described By

Louisa George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Past, Boy, Girl, Winter, Man, Woman, Starvation, Family

ᒪᑮ ᑲ ᐄᔅᐸᐦᒋᒡ ᐧᐋᐱᒪᑰᔅᑐᐦᒡ
Maggie`s journey to Whapmagoostui

ᒫᑮ ᓃᔅᑎᐦᒻ ᑲ ᐧᐋᐱᑕᐦᒃ ᐧᐋᐱᒪᑰᔅᑐᐦᒡ

Maggie`s first

journey to Whapmagoostui.

Age 6+
Code

EcWh-900-003

File Size

0.74 mb

Duration

4.2 mins

Year Of Recording

197?

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

CP collection

Sound Editor

Louisa George

Described By

Louisa George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Past, Summer, Places, Transportation

ᒫᑮ ᑳᐧᐃᓯᐸᐦᒫᑕᓯᑦ
Maggie`s life

ᒫᑮ ᑏᐸᒋᒨ ᐊᓂᑕ ᐧᐋᔅᑭᒡ ᑳ ᐹᒋ ᐊᐧᐋᓯᐦᐧᐅᑦ᙮

Maggie talks about her roles

when she was a young woman.

Age 6+
Code

EcWh-900-002

File Size

0.92 mb

Duration

5.24 mins

Year Of Recording

197?

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Louisa George

Described By

Louisa George

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Past

ᒫᑮ ᐅᑎᐸᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ
Maggie`s Story

ᒫᑮ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ, ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᑳ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᐅᑦ

ᑳᑎ ᐄᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒌ ᐋᔨᒥᓂᔨᐤ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᓈᔥᒡ ᓂᒥ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑭᓄᔨᐤ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᒫᒃ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒥᒋᐦᐄᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᐅᔅᑖᔅᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᐦᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᑯᑎᒃᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐅᐦᒌ ᐋ ᑯᐦᑭᑖᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮

Maggie recounts the story of when she was a young girl and how they lived in times of hardship when it was difficult to hunt and food was scarce.

She tells of how grateful she is for her older brother and how he saved other families from starvation.

Age 12+
Code

EcWh-900-016

File Size

2.41 mb

Duration

14.02 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

Suzanne House

Described By

Suzanne House

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Food, Man, Starvation, Family, Girl, Animals

ᒫᑮ ᐅᑖᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ
Maggie`s thankfulness

ᒫᑮ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᒑᑳᑦ ᑳ ᑯᐦᑭᑖᒡᐦ ᐋᔥᒄ ᐋ ᒌ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔒᐅᑦ᙮ ᐅᔅᑖᔅᐦ ᒫᒃ ᒌ ᐱᒥᓂᑰᑦ᙮ ᒌ ᒋᔅᒎ ᒫᒃ ᑳ ᒌ ᓂᑐᓂᒫᓵᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒌ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓐ ᑳᒋ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᒡᐦ ᐋ ᐱᒥᐱᒋᒡᐦ᙮

Maggie shares her stories of how they survived starvation with the help of her brother. She remembers how they used to hunt and fish. She also tells us of how they used to travel.

Age 12+
Code

EcWh-900-017

File Size

7.75 mb

Duration

45.09 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Suzanne House

Described By

Suzanne House

Modified

2017-07-08 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Past, Animals, Food, Man, Woman, Starvation

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