Dialect

Level

Community

Teaching

Theme

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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ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ
When the child was taken by the bear

ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᑳ ᓂᑐ ᒧᐧᐃᓱᐧᐃᑦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᔒᒻᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒑᐧᐋᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᐱᒋᐦᑎᓈᑦ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᔒᒻᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᒧᐧᐃᓱᐧᐃᑦ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᒫᒃ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᑳ ᐅᑖᓐᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥᐦ ᑳ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᐦᐧᑖᑦ, ᓂᒥᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᒦᓐ ᐊᓐ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ ᐹᑎᔥ ᑳ ᐊᑎ ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒌᐧᐋᓈᑖᑦ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ᙮

A woman goes berry picking with her infant child. When the woman puts down her child to pick berries she sees a bear. The bear takes the child and runs away and the child is never seen again until he grows up and goes back to his mother.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-003-016

File Size

0.69 mb

Duration

3 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Woman, Boy, Summer


A Jealous Woman Kills another Woman

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒣᐤ ᓃᔔ ᐄᔅᐧᑫᐤᐦ ᐊ ᒌ ᒋᔥᐧᐋᐦᐄᑑᑖᑦ ᐅᒡ ᓈᐯᐤᐦ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᐯᔭᒃ ᐄᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᒌ ᒪᐦᒋᐧᐁᐤ ᐊᓃᐅᐦ ᐄᔅᐧᑫᐤᐦ, ᒌᑲᐦᐄᑲᓐ ᐊᒌ ᐊᐸᐦᒋᔥᑖᑦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᐁ ᒌ ᔮᐦᔫᐦᐋᑦ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑖᒻ ᐊᓐ ᐧᐄᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᐁ ᑳ ᐅᒡ ᐄᐦᑕᐃᑖᒃ ᒉ ᐄᔅᐸᐃᔮᑦ᙮

John Blackned talks about two women who were mad at each other, jealous over a man, one cut the other woman with an axe and killed her, she claimed it was an accident but it wasn`t.

[Note:;;;;;; Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, English removed]

Age 8+
Code

EcWk-705-025

File Size

1.35 mb

Duration

1.3 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stpehen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Past, Man, Woman


A Man Hit By A Gunshot

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒣᐤ ᓈᐯᐤᐦ ᐁ ᒌ ᐸᔥᐧᑖᑲᓅᐄᑦ ᐅ ᐧᐄᐦᒋᓈᐯᐤᐦ ᐸᔅᒋᑲᓃᐤ ᒣᐧᑳᒡ ᐁ ᓂᑑᐦᐅᐧᑖᑦ᙮

John Blackned tells the story of a man who got hit by a gunshot while hunting deer with another man.

[Note: Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 12+
Code

EcWk-705-026

File Size

1.87 mb

Duration

2.02 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Tradition, Animals

ᓈᐯᐤ ᑳ ᐅᔥᐧᑫᔑᒪᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ ᐁ ᐧᐄᐦᒌᑦ᙮
A Man Who Had A Girlfriend In The Water

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᐊᔦᐦᐃᒨᐦᐃᑰ ᓈᐯᐤ ᐁ ᒌ ᓂᑳᐦᑕᐄᑦ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ ᐅᒡ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ ᐁ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᒌᑦ ᐁᒌ ᐧᐄ ᐧᐄᐦᒋᒪᐄᑦ᙮

John Blackned talks about a man who left his wife for another woman who lived in water.

[Note: Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, English removed]

Age 12+
Code

EcWk-705-035

File Size

27.14 mb

Duration

29 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2008

Collected By

Dick Preston / Sidney Georgekish

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Woman, Girl, Past, Man


Birds that flew away with people

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑲᓀᑦ ᐊᔦᐦᒧᑌᐤ ᐲᔦᐦᓲ ᐁᒌ ᐆᐱᐦᐆᔮᐦᐄᒡ ᐃᔦᔫᐦ᙮ ᒌ ᑖᐦᐅᒡ ᐯᔭᑰᑌᓅ, ᐊᓂᒌᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᑯᒫᐅᒡ ᒌ ᐆᐱᐦᐆᐄᑰᒡ ᐊᓃᐅᐦ ᐲᔦᐦᓲ, ᐊᓐ ᒫᒃ ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᐧᐄ, ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᒋᒫᑦ ᐊᓂᐅᐦ ᐲᔦᐦᓲᐦ᙮

John Blackned talks about birds that flew away with people. There was a family, the parents were taken by the birds that flew away with them. The kid lived with the birds.

Age 8+
Code

EcWk-705-029

File Size

15.40 mb

Duration

20 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2008

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Animals, Man, Woman, Starvation


Mamiteo

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑲᓀᑦ ᐊᔦᐦᒧᑕᒻ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᐧᐁᔥᑳᒡ ᑳ ᒌ ᐊᔭᐦᔫᐊᑲᓅᐧᑖᑦ ᐃᔦᔫᒡ᙮ ᒌ ᐯᔭᑯᔔ ᐃᔦᔫ ᓈᔥᒡ ᒪᐦᒋᑦ ᐁ ᒌ ᐊᔦᐦᔫᐋᑦ ᐊᐧᐁᔫ, ᐧᐄ ᒌ ᓃᐦᑳᓂᔫ, ᒪᒥᑌᐤ ᒌ ᐄᔑᓂᐦᑳᑕᑲᓅ᙮

John Blackned talks about in the past when a lot of people were killed. There was one person who killed many people and he was a leader called Mamiteo.

[Note: Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, English removed]

Age 10+
Code

EcWk-705-030

File Size

22.96 mb

Duration

30 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2008

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Man

ᑳ ᒥᓯᐦᒋᔅᑖᑦ ᔑᑳᒃ
The Big Skunk

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑲᓀᑦ ᑎᐸᒋᒣᐤ ᑳ ᒥᓯᐦᒋᔅᑖᑦ ᔑᑳᒃ, ᐸᐦᒨᔥᑰᑌ ᔑᑳᒃ ᒉᑳ ᒋᓯᐁᐦᐄᑖᒻ, ᐁᒃ ᐧᐄᔦᔥ ᒉ ᐧᐄᐦᑐᑕᒃ ᐅᒋᔅᓲ᙮

John Blackned talks about the big skunk, if you follow its foot prints the skunk will know and will do something about his tail.

[Note: Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 10+
Code

EcWk-705-033

File Size

8.82 mb

Duration

9 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2008

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Art and Music, Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals

ᐱᔔ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᒉᒫᑦ ᐧᐋᐱᔥᑖᓐ
The Lynx that married a Marten

ᐱᔔ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᓂᐸᐦᐁᐤ ᐊᓂᐅ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ (ᐧᐋᐱᔥᑖᓐ) ᑲᔦ ᑳ ᐧᐄ ᒨᐧᐋᑦ, ᐊᓐ ᐧᐋᐱᔥᑖᓐ ᒌᓯᓇᑯᓲ ᐧᐄ ᐁ ᒌ ᒨᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᐅ ᐱᔔᐦ᙮

The Lynx wanted to kill his wife (the marten) and wanted to eat it, but the marten ended up eating the lynx.

Age 8+
Code

EcWk-705-006

File Size

7.85 mb

Duration

8 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Art and Music, Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals


The Old Woman Who Became A Whale

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒣᐤ ᒋᔐᔫᐦ ᐁᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᒋᒫᐄᑦ ᓈᐯᔖᐦ, ᓈᔥᒡ ᐁᑳ ᑰᐃᔅᒃ ᐁ ᒌ ᐃᑑᐦᐧᑖᐃᑦ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᒫᒃ ᓈᐯᔥ ᐁᒌ ᐧᐄ ᔮᐦᔫᐊᑦ ᐊᓂᐅ ᒋᔐᔫᐦ, ᓇᒧᐃ ᒫᒃ ᐅᐦᒌ ᔮᐦᔫᐁᐤ, ᐅᒡ ᐊᓐ ᒋᔐᔫ ᐧᐋᐸᒣᒃ ᐁᒌ ᐄᔅᐸᐦᐧᐄᐅᑦ᙮

John Blackned talks about an old woman who lived with a young boy, She didn`t treat him right. Then the boy wanted to kill the old woman. He couldn`t kill her because the old woman became a whale.

[Note:;;;;;;;;;;;;;;; Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 6+
Code

EcWk-705-009

File Size

7.67 mb

Duration

8 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Animals, Woman


The Old Woman Who Sang To The Tent

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒣᐤ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤᐦ ᐁᒌ ᐄᐦᒋᒫᑦ ᐅᓯᒻ᙮ ᓇᒧᐃ ᔖᔥ ᒌᔒ ᐧᐁᔥᑖᐤ ᒫᐦᑮᐦ ᔖᔥ ᐁ ᒋᔐᔫᑦ᙮ ᒨᒃ ᒫᒃ ᐁ ᓂᑳᒨᑦ ᐁᐅᑳᑦ ᑳ ᒌ ᐧᐁᔥᑕᑦ ᐁ ᑳ ᑯᓂᐦᐧᐋᐸᒫᑯᑦ ᐊᐧᐁᔫᐦ᙮

John Blackned talks about an old woman who lived with her grandson. She couldn`t make tents because she was too old, but she would sing to the tent to make one, only when no one is watching her.

[Note:;;;;;; Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 8+
Code

EcWk-705-020

File Size

6.13 mb

Duration

6 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Tradition, Woman


When A Men Ate His Wife and His Two Children

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒣᐤ ᓈᐯᐤ ᐁ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋᔮᑦ ᒦᒋᒪᔫ, ᓈᔥᒡ ᐁ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᒦᒋᓲᑦ, ᑳ ᔮᐦᔫᐊᑦ ᐅ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᓃᔔ ᐅᑕᐧᐋᔑᒻ, ᐁᒃ ᑳ ᒧᐧᐋᑦ᙮

John Blackned talks about a man who didn`t have food to eat, he was so hungry. The man killed his wife and his children, then he ate them.

[Note;; Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 8+
Code

EcWk-705-024

File Size

4.26 mb

Duration

4.39 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

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

ᐧᐹᐦᑦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑰᐦᑦ ᐃᔥᐧᑫᔥ
How boogiemen kidnapped a girl

ᐃᔥᐧᑫᔥ ᑳ ᐴᓯᐱᐦᑎᑯᑦ ᐧᐹᐦᑦ ᒣᐧᑳᐦᒡ ᐁ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᐦᒡ ᐁ ᓂᑯᐦᐧᐋᒡ ; ᐅᒋᔥᑐᑎᓐ ᒌ ᓂᑐᐧᐁᔨᐦᑎᒫᑰ ᐁᑯᐦ ᓇᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒦᔨᑰ ᑳ ᐊᔥᑕᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑦᐦ ᐲᐦᑐᑎᒡ, ᐁᑯᑦᐦ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐴᓯᐱᐦᑎᑯᑦ᙮

These men were paddling along a river with their pretty sister, when some nasty men on another canoe came heading in their direction. They asked the young girl if they could see her hat. Instead of giving it back they threw the hat in their canoe and told the girl to come and get it. That`s how they got the girl into their canoe.

Age 4+
Code

EcEm-025-001

File Size

1.97 mb

Duration

11.28 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Roger MacDonnell Collection

Sound Editor

Florrie mayappo

Described By

Florrie mayappo

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Eastmain

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Girl, Fall, Transportation

ᓈᐯᔥ ᑳ ᒌᔦᐱᐦᒋᑦ
The boy that grew fast

ᓈᐯᔥ ᑳ ᒋᐦᔨᐱᒋᑦ ᓯᒋᐆᓈᐴᔫ ᑳ ᒌ ᒥᓂᐦᐋᑲᓅᑦ᙮ ᐧᐄᐸᐦᒡ ᒉ ᒌ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᑦ ᐁ ᒌ ᐃᑌᔨᒫᑲᓅᑦ᙮

The boy was given urine to drink in order to grow fast so he could soon go hunting.

Age 10+
Code

EcEm-025-002

File Size

0.70 mb

Duration

4.03 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Roger MacDonnell

Sound Editor

Florrie Mayappo

Described By

Florrie Mayappo

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Eastmain

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Past, Man, Woman

ᒋᐦᒋᑉ
Chihchip

ᐋᐅᒄ ᐋᐦ ᐋᒋᒫᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᐦᒋᑉ᙮ ᓃᔓ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᐧᐋᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋᐦ ᒥᑖᐧᐋᐦᒃ᙮ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒫᒃ ᐋ ᒥᐦᒑᑎᓈᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ, ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᓈᒥᓈᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ ᒌᐦ ᐧᐃᔮᐦᑎᒻ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐋᐦ ᓃᒥᑦ, ᐹᐱᐦᐧᑳᐱᑖᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐅᑎᑯᐦᑉ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᒃ ᑖᐱᔅᑳᔨᒡ, ᐧᐋᑎᓈᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡᐦ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ᙮ ᓈᐱᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓈᔨᒡᐦ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᒃ ᐋᑎ ᒑᒋᔖᐹᔮᔨᒡ, ᐹᒥᔥᑳᑦ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᒃ ᒫᔑᑳᑦ, ᐧᐋᐦᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡᐦ ᐅᐧᐄᒑᐧᐋᑭᓐᐦ᙮ ᒧᔮᒻ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐃᔮᔪᐧᐃᐦᐄᓱᑦ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᒃ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᐧᐋᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐧᐄᔨ ᐋᐦ ᒌᐦ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐧᐋᐦ ᓂᐱᐦᐄᑯᑦ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮

The legend of Chihchip. He acquires two wives as he heads to the main camp. At the camp, there`s a dance. He uses food to clothe himself. During the dance, the people tear the food off him. During the night, his wives are taken. He kills the men who took his wives. That morning, Chihchip was gone paddling. When he returned, people tell him his friends had been killed. He pretends to kill himself. He then reveals that he was the one that killed the men. The people try to get back at him.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-205-006

File Size

10.03 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, Citizenship

Themes

Legends

Topics

Man, Woman, Transportation, Family, Tradition, Celebrations, Past, Seasons, Animals, Artifacts, Food, Clothing

ᔒᒋᑯᓈᐹᐤ
Shiichikunaapaau

ᐋᐅᒄ ᐆ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᐋᑳ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓯᐦᒑᑦ, ᐋᑎ ᓈᑎᑯᒡᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐧᐄᐦ ᒦᒋᓱᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᐹᔨᑯᑖᓂᐤ ᐋᐦ ᐧᐄᐦ ᒦᒋᓱᒡ ᓂᔮᑖᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᐋᑳ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓯᐦᒑᔨᒡᐦ, ᐋᐅᒄ ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐤ, ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑖᓂᓯᐧᐋᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑯᓯᓯᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᐋᑳ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓯᐦᒑᑦ, ᐧᒫᔥᑖᓂᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐧᐋᐦ ᒫᓄᑳᓱᒡ ᐊᓂᒌ ᑳ ᒫᑯᐦᐄᑯᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ᙮ ᓈᑐᒫᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᒑ ᐹᒋ ᒦᒋᓱᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᐧᐄᐅᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮ ᐋᔪᐧᐃᒄ ᐋᔑᓂᐦᑳᑎᑯᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐧᐄᔥᑖᐤᐦ ᔒᒋᑯᓈᐹᐤ᙮ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᒫᒃ ᒑᒃ ᓈᐱᐦᐋᒡ ᒦᓐ ᐊᑎᐦᒄᐦ ᓂᐧᑳᓐᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐋᐱᒋᐦᑖᒡ᙮

A legend of a successful hunter who never shared food with others, even those who were starving. A starving family, a man, wife, daughter and son reach the stingy man. The stingy sees the young woman and desires to live with her. The family builds their lodge beside the stingy man. The stingy man invites the family and gives them food to eat. The young woman is arranged to live with the man. The stingy man refers to his young brother-in-law as as Shiichikunaapaau. The family hunts caribou successfully after that by using caribou snares.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-205-001

File Size

9.98 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

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Winter, Animals, Artifacts, Food, Man, Starvation

ᓂᑐᐦᐆᐱᒫᑎᓰᐅᐧᐃᓐ ᐱᒫᑎᓰᐅᐧᐃᓐ
Camp life

ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᐦ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋ ᒧᔥᑖᑭᐤ ᐅᔮ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᒦᒋᓱᐧᐃᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮ ᐋ ᒌ ᒦᒋᔨᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᐋ ᐋᐦᑳ ᐊᔥᒄ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒦᒋᔨᐦᒡ᙮

This story was told by his father. It is a story about starvation within his family. He also talks about his family and ate the things that have not been eaten before.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-002-003

File Size

1.17 mb

Duration

6 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Violet Bates

Sound Editor

Alice Duff

Described By

Alice Duff

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Interview

Topics

Family, Man, Starvation

ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒥᐤ ᐋ ᒥᒫᐦᑖᐅᐃᔨᐦᑎᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ
Elder telling story about the medow

ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᒥᑖᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᑦ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᒥᑖᐤᐦ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒥᑖᐤᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᒥᑖᐅᐋᑎᓯᔨᐦᒡ᙮

Woman telling story about the medow and what happened when she saw the medow. The story about the magic of the medow.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-002-011

File Size

0.32 mb

Duration

1 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies, History

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Past, Food, Man, Woman, Supernatural, Transportation

ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᐋ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐅᐧᐃᑦ
Girl starting the cycles of adulthood

ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᔥ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐃᔥᐱᔥ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐧᐄ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ᙮

Story about young girl starting her menstrual cycle and how the people treated the special event.

Age 4+
Code

EcCh-002-008

File Size

1.42 mb

Duration

8 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Tradition, Celebrations, Past, Man, Woman, Family, Girl

ᐋ ᒋᔅᑐᐦᐄᔅᒑᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Goose calling

ᒎᓯᕝ ᕉᐱᕐᑦ ᐋ ᒋᔅᑐᐦᐄᔅᒑᑦ

ᒎᓯᑉ ᕉᐱᕐᑦ ᑯᔮᑦ ᐋᑎᑎᑐ ᒋᔖᔪᑖᑯᓯᐧᐃᒡ ᒋᔖᓂᔅᑭᒡ ᐋᐦ ᑎᒡ ᐊᓂᒌᐦ ᓂᔥᒋᔑᐦᒡ

ᒪᕐᑭᕃᑦ ᓈᐃᓂᑭᐧᓛᒃ

song: goose calling by Joseph Rupert

Joseph Rupert says the older goose has a deeper voice than the younger ones.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-002-001

File Size

0.23 mb

Duration

1.2 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Violet Bates/ Lynn Whidden

Sound Editor

Alice Duff

Described By

Alice Duff

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music, Social studies

Themes

Song, Teachings

Topics

Family, Animals

ᐋᐱᒥᐲᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ
How news travelled in the old days.

ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐋᔓᒨᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐅᑖᐦᒡ᙮ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᑳᒋᔅᑎᓂᐦᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᒋᔨᐤ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ᙮

How news travelled in the old days. How people got their news and information.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-002-009

File Size

0.30 mb

Duration

1 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Citizenship, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Interview, Teachings

Topics

Girl, Tradition, Past, Seasons, Spring, Summer, Fall, Places, Man, Transportation, Family, Boy