Dialect

Level

Community

Teaching

Theme

Topic

Storyteller


About this catalogue
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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ᐊᓅᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑖᐦᒡ ᐋᒌ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ
Now and then times

ᐧᐋᔅᑭᒡ ᒌ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᐧᐃᑎᒻ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓅᐦᒡ᙮ ᐄᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐅᑎᐦ ᐱᒫᑎᓯᐅᐧᐃᓂᐦᒡ, ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐧᒑᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓐ ᐊᑎ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᔨᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᐃᔥᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓂᑎᐦᐄᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ᙮

He talk about the old days and for today. He talks about the changes of life and compaired some of ways or things and for the hunting.

Age 6+
Code

EcMi-516-001

File Size

1.98 mb

Duration

11 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Marguerite MacKenzie

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Modified

2016-09-29 00:00:00

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History, Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Past, Animals, Food

ᐄᔥᒌᓚᔥᐧᑳᐤ ᐋᒑᓐ
Giant Inuit woman

ᐦᐋᓈ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᐊᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᒥᐦᒡ ᐃᔥᒌᒪᔥᐧᑳᐤ ᐊᒑᓐ,

Hannah is telling a story about a giant Inuit woman, that people saw in the bush.

Age 12+
Code

EcWh-902-003

File Size

0.61 mb

Duration

3.36 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

2016-09-29 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Past, Monsters, Supernatural

ᐦᐋᓈ ᓅᑕᒋᐧᑳᐤ ᐧᐄᑑᑖᒻ ᐋᑎᐹᒋᒪᑦ
Hannah Natachequan`s family story

ᐦᐋᓈ ᑎᐸᒋᒫᐤ ᐧᐄᒍᔕᓐ ᑭᔮ ᑳ ᐦᐄᑏ ᑭᔮ ᑲ ᐦᐄᑖᐱᑎᔑᑦ ᐊ ᐧᐋᔒᐅᑦ,

Hannah is telling a story about her family life and history, when she was a liitle girl.

Age 10+
Code

EcWh-902-001

File Size

0.95 mb

Duration

5.33 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

2016-09-29 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Past

ᐦᐋᓈ ᓅᑖᒋᐧᑳᐤ ᐧᐄᑑᑖᒻᐦ ᐊᒌ ᑎᐸᒋᒫᐦᑦ
Hannah Natchequan`s family story 2

ᐦᐋᓈ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᐄᔅᐧᑳᔅ ᑳ ᐦᐄᓯᒋᔅᑰᑎᒪᒥᒡ ᒐᐦᐋᑳ ᓅᓯᐧᐋᐱᒪᔨᒡ ᐊ ᐧᐋᔨᔪ ᐊᒌ ᓂᑐᐦᐊᔨᒡ,

Hannah is telling the story of a little girl, and how she was taught not to check on the hunters, to see when they arrive.

Age 12+
Code

EcWh-902-002

File Size

1.79 mb

Duration

10.35 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

2016-09-29 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Girl

ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓯᐤ ᐋ ᑳ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑦ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ
The young man who never killed anything

ᒥᒑᔨᐦᑎᒻ ᓈᐹᔥ, ᓈᔥᑎᔨᒡ ᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᔥᒄ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ᙮ ᒑ ᐹᔨᐧᑳᐤ ᐋ ᐧᐄᐧᐄᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑᒃ ᒥᔮᑐᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᐹᑎᔥ ᑳ ᑯᑯᔑᑦ ᐃᔮᒄ ᓂᒥ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒫᑎᐤ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐋ ᓂᐹᑦ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐋᑎ ᐃᓯᓈᑯᓯᔨᐦᒡ ᐧᐋᔅᑳ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐹᐦᐹᔨᒄ ᐅᐱᒑᓱᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᑳ ᐊᐱᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᐦᑳᓐᐦ; ᓂᑐᐦᐅᐧᐃᑖ ᒑ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐃᓯᓈᑯᓯᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᐦᑳᓐᐦ᙮

A young man is unhappy because he can never kill anything when he went hunting. Until one day he goes out and begins to cry, he cries to the point where he falls asleep. During his sleep all kinds of animals gathered around him. Each animal sits on a part of his body and say that when he hunts he will kill that kind of animal.

Age 6+
Code

EcWh-904-004

File Size

3.27 mb

Duration

19 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Modified

2016-09-29 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect, English

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Boy, Animals, Food, Man

ᑳ ᐃᔥᐱᔥ ᐊᔨᒥᓂᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑖ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᐋ ᓂᑑᐦᐅᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Hardships of hunting

ᐊᓂᑖ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᑳ ᐃᔥᐱᔥ ᐊᔨᒥᓂᔨᒡ ᐋ ᓂᑐᐦᐆᒡ ᐄᔨᔩᐅᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᐊᓅᐦᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐋ ᐃᔥᐱᔥ ᐧᐋᔫᒋᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᐋ ᐃᔮᐱᒋᐦᑖᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᒦᒋᑦ᙮

He talks about the scarcity of animals in his early hunting days. He also talks about how people today have plenty to use for hunting and eating. Also that the people don`t have the hardships that the people of long ago encountered.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-013-002

File Size

1.47 mb

Duration

8.2 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

CP collection

Sound Editor

Cheryl and Frances Visitor

Described By

Cheryl and Frances Visitor

Modified

2016-09-28 00:00:00

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Food

ᐋᔮᔖᐤ, ᒥᔑᑳᐦᑭᔮᐦᐧᑳᐤ
Ayashaau, Mishikaakihkiyaahkwaau and Piipiihchaau.

ᓂᔥᑐ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐᐦ ᐋ ᐋᒋᒫᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᐋᔮᔖᐤ, ᒥᔑᑳᐦᑭᔮᐦᐧᑳᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐲᐲᐦᒑᐤ

ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᓂᑭᒧᓐᐦ ᐊᓂᑎᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐄᒑᐦᑐᒥᑭᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑎᐦ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓂᐦᒡ

3 legends about Ayashaau, Mishikaakihkiyaahkwaau and Piipiihchaau. Traditonal songs that go with the legends.

Age 10+
Code

EcCh-008-004

File Size

0.00 mb

Duration

27 mins

Year Of Recording

1984

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Violet Bates and Lynn Whidden

Sound Editor

Alice Duff

Described By

Alice Duff

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends, Interview

Topics

Tradition, Past, Animals, Man

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᒥᒫᐦᑖᐅᐧᐃᔨᐦᑎᐤ ᓈᐹᐤ
Magic powers

ᒥᑖᐅᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓐ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᑳ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᔨᐦᑖᑦ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᒋᐱᒋᐦᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ᙮

Story about magic and the attempt to stop the person involved.

Age 18+
Code

EcWh-901-006

File Size

1.99 mb

Duration

10.14 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies, History

Themes

Legends, Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Man, Family

ᒋᑲᔥᑐᑎᓈᐦᐧᐋᐤ
Chikashtutinaahwaau

ᒋᑲᔥᑐᑎᓈᐦᐧᐋᐤ ᑳ ᒋᒨᑏᓈᓄᑦ ᑮᐸ ᓇᒻ ᐅᒋ ᒋᐧᐋᐤ ᐧᐁᔅ ᒋ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓄ ᑳᐊᑦ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᒡ ᑲᔨ ᐧᐄᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᓂᒋ ᐊᓂᔫ ᑳ ᒋᒧᑎᒫᑰᒡ᙮

A legend about a family whose father got kidnapped by a monster and never returned home.

Age 4+
Code

EcEm-026-001

File Size

1.05 mb

Duration

6.06 mins

Year Of Recording

1998

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

CP collection

Sound Editor

Florrie Mayappo

Described By

Florrie Mayappo

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Eastmain

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family

ᐁ ᐅᑎᓈᐅᓱᓈᓅᐦᒡ
Child Birth

ᐋᓃ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓈᑦ ᐅᔒᒻᐦ ᑳ ᐱᒫᑎᓰᔭᒡᐦ ᒣᐧᑳᒡ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᓅᐦᒋᒦᐦᒡ ᐁ ᐃᐦᑖᐧᑖᐤ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄᐦ ᐁ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ᙮

Annie tells about child birth and how she was the midwife for her mother while she was in the bushes with her parents.

Age 12+
Code

EcMi-524-001

File Size

1.13 mb

Duration

6 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Bartlett`s Collection

Sound Editor

Anna Blacksmith

Described By

Anna Blacksmith

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Celebrations, Past, Woman, Family, Tradition

ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᓃᔥᑕᒻ ᐁ ᒪᑯᐦᔕᐋᑲᓅᑦ
Child`s First feast

ᐋᓃ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᐅᔥᑲᒡ ᐁ ᐱᒧᐦᑕᐦᐋᑲᓅᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᑲᔦᐦ ᐁ ᒌ ᐊᑕ ᒪᑯᔐᐦᐋᑲᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡᐦ᙮

Annie tells a story about a walking out ceremony, portaging for children and having a feast after.

Age 8+
Code

EcMi-524-002

File Size

0.33 mb

Duration

1.52 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Bartlett`s Collection

Sound Editor

Anna Blacksmith

Described By

Anna Blacksmith

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion, Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Celebrations, Past, Family

ᐋ ᒌ ᓂᔥᑐᐧᐃᔨᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Meeting

ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒫᒑᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᒌ ᓂᔥᑐᐧᐃᔨᔥᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ

ᐋ ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔑᒡ, ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓯᐅᒡ, ᒋᓵᓰᐲ

1᙮ ᐱᕐᑏ ᐧᐋᐹᐦᒌ

2᙮ ᒨᓱᔅ ᓵᓐᑏ

3᙮ ᐧᕌᑎᕆᒃ ᐹᒑᐦᐋᓅ

4᙮ ᓕᓐᑖ ᕕᓯᑎᕐ

meeting on Education- CLIP ,teenagers. Chisasibi

1. Bertie Wapachee

2. Moses Sandy

3. Roderick Pachano

4. Linda Visitor

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-023-001

File Size

8.50 mb

Duration

49 mins

Year Of Recording

199?

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

Alice Duff

Described By

Alice Duff

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Citizenship, History

Themes

Teachings, Discussion, Interview

Topics

Family, Girl, Woman, Medicines

ᐊᓂᑌ ᐯᐦᒡ ᐧᐁᔅᑲᒡ
Old Times

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᐯᑦᓰ ᐊᔨᒧᑕᒻ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᐯᒋ ᐧᐁᔥᑲᒡ, ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐄᔑ ᐋᔨᒥᐦᐆᔨᒡ ᐆᐦᑖᐧᐄ, ᐁ ᐧᐄ ᐱᒫᒌᐦᐄᑯᐧᑖᐤ᙮ ᐁᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐃᔮᐧᑖᐤ ᐧᐁᒥᔅᑎᑯᔒᒦᒋᒻ᙮ ᒥᒄ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᓅᐦᒋᒦᐦᒡ ᐁ ᒌ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐅᐦᑎᓂᒥᔨᒡ ᒉᐧᑳᔫ ᐆᐦᑖᐧᐄᐦ, ᒥᒄ ᒫᒃ ᐊᔅᑰ ᓇᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐸᐦᑖᔫᐦ ᒦᒋᒦᔫ ᑲᔦᐦ ᒫᒃ ᓇᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐆᔔᓖᔮᓂᒥᔫ ᑲᔦᐦ ᒫᒃ ᒉ ᒌ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᐅᑯᔫ ᒋᔐᐅᒋᒫᐤ ᔔᓖᔮᐆᓯᓇᐦᐄᑲᓂᔫ᙮ ᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᒌ ᐋᔨᒥᓂᔫ ᐊᓂᔫᐦ ᐁ ᒌᔑᑳᔨᒡᐦ᙮

The author talks about the old times when her dad had hard times feeding them because they didn`t have any store bought food. They would only live off the wildlife food. There were times when their dad couldn`t catch any game, also when they didn`t have any money or government cheques coming. It was really hard in those days.

Age 10+
Code

EcMi-517-001

File Size

1.97 mb

Duration

11.27 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Marguerite Mackenzie

Sound Editor

Edith Matoush

Described By

Edith Matoush

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Tradition, Past, Winter, Food, Man

ᑳ ᐯᑕᑲᓅᐦᒡ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐁᐧᐃᓐ
Arrival of Christian Religion

ᐧᐁᔥᑲᒡ ᓂᒧᔓᒻ ᓂᒌ ᐯᐦᑕᐧᐋᐤ ᐅᔫ ᐁ ᑎᐹᒋᒨᑦ, ᐁᑯᑦᐦ ᒫᒃ ᑳ ᐅᐦᑎᓂᒫᓐ ᐆ᙮ ᐁᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᑕᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐁᐧᐃᓂᔫ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᐯᒋ ᐧᐁᔥᑲᒡ᙮ ᐹᔅᑲᓐ ᐧᐁᒥᔅᑎᑯᔒᐤ ᑳ ᑕᑯᔒᐦᒃ ᐁᑯᑦᐦ ᐃᔮᒄ ᑳ ᒋᔅᑯᑕᒧᐧᐋᑲᓄᐧᑖᐤ ᐄᓅᒡ, ᐊᓂᔫ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐁᐧᐃᓂᔫᐦ᙮

Long time ago I heard my old grandfather telling this story. He said there was no religion in the old days; not until the whitemen came and that`s how the Natives were taught about religion.

Age 8+
Code

EcMi-515-002

File Size

0.46 mb

Duration

2.43 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Marguerite MacKenzie

Sound Editor

Edith Matoush

Described By

Edith Matoush

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Past, Supernatural, Inter-racial

ᐊᔪᐧᐃᓐ ᑳ ᒌ ᐊᑕᐧᐋᓅᒡ
Fur Trade

ᐧᐁᔥᑲᒡ ᐊᐧᐁᓂᒌᐦ ᐊᒑᐦᐲᐦ ᒌ ᐊᔮᐱᒋᐦᐁᐅᒡ ᐁ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᐧᑖᐤ ᑲᔦᐦ ᒌ

ᐊᑕᐧᐁᐅᐦᒡ ᐅᑕᔪᐧᐃᓂᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮

Long ago, when people went hunting, they used bows and arrows and they traded their furs to French Europeans.

Age 10+
Code

EcMi-515-001

File Size

0.53 mb

Duration

1.42 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Marguerite Mackenzie

Sound Editor

Edith Matoush

Described By

Edith Matoush

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Tradition, Past, Animals, Man

ᓈᐯᐤ ᑳ ᓂᑲᑕᐦᐧᐊᑦ ᐅᑯᐦᓴᐦ ᒥᓂᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ
A man that left his son on an Island

ᓇᒧᐃ ᒌᔖᒋᒨᒪᑲᓐ

story is unfinished

Age 6+
Code

EcMi-502-003

File Size

2.25 mb

Duration

13 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Bartlett`s Collection

Sound Editor

Anna Blacksmith

Described By

Anna Blacksmith

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family

ᐄᔥᒌᒫᐅᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐋᐱᔅᒄ
Inuit and the Polar Bear

ᐄᔥᒌᒫᐤ ᐋᐦ ᓂᑑᐱᔅᒋᔅᑎᐦᐧᐋᑦ ᓵᑭᐦᐄᑭᓂᐦᒡ ᐅᑑᑦ ᐋᐦ ᐋᐱᒋᐦᑖᑦ᙮ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓯᐤᐦ ᐧᐋᒑᐅᑯᑦ᙮ ᐹᒥᔥᑳᑦ ᐊᓐ ᐄᔥᒌᒫᐤ ᓂᔮᑖᐦᒃ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒥᓂᓵᑯᔨᐤ ᐋᐦ ᓂᑎᐧᐋᐧᐋᑦ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᓂᔮᑎᐦᐅᑯᑦ ᐧᐋᐱᔅᒄᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐃᔮᔪᐧᐃᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᐊᓐ ᐄᔥᒌᒫᐤ᙮ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᓈᓈᑭᒋᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᓐ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓯᐤ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐧᐄᒌᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᓈᐱᐦᐋᔨᒡᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐧᐋᐱᔅᒄᐦ᙮ ᒥᔑᐤ ᒫᒃ ᓈᐱᐦᐋᔨᒡᐦ ᐧᐋᔨᐦᐋᑦ, ᐧᐃᔮᐱᒫᑦ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᒥᔅᑭᐧᐃᓯᔨᐦᑯᐱᓈᓂᐦᐄ, ᐱᔑᔑᒄ ᐋᐦ ᐅᒑᔥᑎᐧᐃᔨᒡᐦ ᐊᓂᑎᐦ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒑ ᐧᐃᔮᓯᐧᐃᔨᑯᐱᓈᓂᐦᐄ᙮

A story of an Inuk going to set a net at a lake in his kayak. A young friend watches from the shore. He paddles to a small island to look for eggs and is chased by a polar bear. He gets attacked by the polar bear and the young man watches. His brother takes revenge on the polar bear. After killing the polar bear, he sees that it was a very strong animal, full of sinew and muscle.

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-204-007

File Size

11.02 mb

Duration

0 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2006

Collected By

George Bauer

Sound Editor

Brian Webb

Described By

Brian Webb

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Boy, Animals, Food, Man, Supernatural, Transportation, Inter-racial

ᓈᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐅᐱᐦᒋᓂᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ
The boy who was raised by a bear

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᓈᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐱᒥᓂᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᔨᒥᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄᐦ᙮ ᓈᐅᔥ ᒌ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᔨᒥᑭᐤ ᐋ ᑳ ᒥᔅᑳᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄᐦ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐋ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᔨᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒫᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ᙮ ᐋ ᓈᑖᔥᑖᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᓈᐧᑖᓈᐃᐦᒡ, ᒋᐦᐋᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᓈᐧᑖᓈᑦ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᑳ ᒥᔅᑯᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᒫᑦ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ, ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᒥᔪᒋᔅᒑᔨᒫᑦ ᐃᔥᐱᔥ ᐧᐄ ᑯᑎᐦᒃᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮

A story about a boy who was raised by a bear for a period of time. The parents of the boy search for the boy for along time and during this time the bear is teaching the boy different things like how to pick boughs properly so that humans won`t notice the broken branches. Eventually, the boy is found and from then on he has a connection to bears or a greater understanding that other people don`t have.

Age 12+
Code

EcMi-526-001

File Size

4.08 mb

Duration

23 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Marguerite MacKenzie

Sound Editor

Kenneth MacLeod

Described By

Kenneth MacLeod

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Animals, Man, Woman

ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᐦᑎᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᒦᒋᒻ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ
How food was preserved back in the day

ᔖᕐᓕᑦ ᑯᐃᔅᒄ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑖᓐ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᒌ ᐧᐄᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᐦᑎᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ ᐋᐧᒫᔮ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᓂᔨᐦᒡ ᒥᔅᑯᒦᐅᑭᒥᒄ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᒑᐧᑳᓐ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᐦᑎᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐄᐦᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓰᔅ᙮

Charlotte talks about how food was stored back then before they had freezers. How everything was saved from the animal that was killed.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-004-016

File Size

1.30 mb

Duration

7 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Animals, Food, Man, Woman

ᐋ ᓃᔓᑳᐳᐧᐃᓇᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Marriage

ᐋ ᓃᔓᑳᐳᐧᐃᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ ᐄᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᐧᐋᔅᑭᒡ ᑭᔮ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓅᐦᒡ ᐋᔅᐱᔨᒡ᙮

She talks about the differences of marriages now and then.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-004-001

File Size

0.98 mb

Duration

1.03 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Jacqueline Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies, Citizenship, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Tradition, Celebrations, Man, Woman