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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ᐋ ᔮᔮᐅᐧᐋᐲᐦᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐊᒑᐧᑳᓂᐦᐄ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐄᓂᐹᑯᐦᒡ
Coastal Carrier

ᐊᓂᔮ ᐁᑦᐧᐃᕐᑦ ᒫᒋᔅ, ᒌ ᐱᐹᒦᐦᑖᐤ ᐊᑎᒻᐦ ᐋᐱᒋᐦᐊᑦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᔫᓂᔨᐤ ᐋ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ, ᔮᔮᐤ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒉᐃᒥᔅ ᐯᐃ᙮ ᐹᑭᒥᔑᐧᒫᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᐤ ᓂᔥᑐᒥᑎᓄᐧᐋᑎᐱᐦᐄᑭᓐ ᐃᔑ ᐲᓯᐧᒫᐦᑖᒡ ᐧᐄᒥᓐᒌᐦᒡ᙮ ᐋᔅᑰ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒧᓲᓂᐦᒡ ᒌ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᐤ ᓂᑐᓯᓂᐦᐄᑭᓐᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔅᐲᐦᑖᑦ ᐧᐋᔅᑳᐦᐄᑭᓂᔑᐦᒡ, ᐄᔅᒣᐃᓐ, ᐹᑭᒥᔑᐧᒫᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᕚᕐᑦ-ᐧᒑᕐᒡ (ᒋᓵᓰᐲᐅᒥᓂᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ)᙮

The Late Edward Matches was a Coastal Carrier by Dog team during the Fur Trade, along the East coast of James Bay. He lived at Old Factory 30 km south of Wemindji (Paint Hills). There were times he would travel to Moosonee to get mail for Waskaganish, Eastmain, Old Factory and Fort George.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-019-001

File Size

0.99 mb

Duration

5 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Elsie Visitor

Sound Editor

Abraham Matches

Described By

Abraham Matches

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Interview

Topics

Family, Past, Places, Man, Transportation

ᔫᓂᔨᐤ ᐋ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᑳ ᐱᐹᒥᐦᐅᑖᑦ
Fur Trade Carrier

ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐁᑦᐧᐃᕐᑦ ᒫᒋᔅ ᒌ ᒌᐦᑐᑎᒻ ᒑ ᐃᑎᐦᐅᑖᑦ ᒑᐧᑳᔫᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐹᑭᔑᐧᒫᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮ ᑖᐱᔅᑳᔨᒡ ᐹᐦᒑᒥᑭᓂᔨᒡ᙮

The Late Edward Matches managed to get some supplies into the community of Old Factory the night before Christmas.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-019-002

File Size

3.14 mb

Duration

18 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Elsie Visitor

Sound Editor

Abraham Matches

Described By

Abraham Matches

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Interview, Teachings

Topics

Man, Transportation, Tradition, Celebrations, Past

ᑯᑎᓈᐦ ᐋ ᐊᑎᔫᐦᑭᐦᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ
Legend about Kutinaah

ᑯᑎᓈᐦ ᐋ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑭᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ, ᑯᑎᓈᐦ ᐅᑎᓂᑭᐤ ᐧᐹᒋᑮᐦ᙮ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᒡ ᒌ ᐃᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᒑ ᓂᑯᐦᑕᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ, ᑯᑎᓈᐦ ᐋᐅᒄ ᒫᒡ ᒑ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᒥᓐ ᐋ ᒌᔑᑳᒡ, ᑳ ᒫᑐᐧᐃᑦ᙮

ᑳ ᐃᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᒑ ᐅᔑᑖᑭᓄᐧᔨᒡ ᐅᑎᐊᔥᐱᔥᑖᑭᓐ, ᐊᑯᓐᐦ ᐊᓂᐦᐄ ᒑ ᐋᐱᑎᐦᒡ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᒡ ᑳ ᐹᑖᒡ ᒥᐦᑦᐦ ᒌ ᐃᑖᑭᓂᐤ᙮

This is a legend about Kutinaah. Kutinaah was taken by prospectors. The girls were told to pick up wood. Kutinaah was told that it is the last you`ll see the daylight and he cried. He was told that his mat will be made, with the wood that girls brought.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-019-003

File Size

1.88 mb

Duration

12 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Unknown

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends, Jokes

Topics

Girl

ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔥ
A Baby Infested With Hair Lice

ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᑦ ᐧᐋᓵ ᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒥᒥᔫᐦᑳᑯᑦ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ

A baby gets head lice because of his mother`s neglect.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-022-003

File Size

1.61 mb

Duration

10 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Elsie Visitor

Sound Editor

C. Visitor

Described By

C. Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐲᓯᒻ
Chikaapaash and the sun

ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ; ᓈ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᑳ ᐅᒋᐧᑳᑖᑦ ᐲᓯᒻᐦ᙮

A Legend about a boy who snared the sun.

Age 4+
Code

EcWe-022-001

File Size

1.21 mb

Duration

7 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Elsie Visitor

Sound Editor

C. Visitor

Described By

C. Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Geography

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition, Animals

ᐋ ᑳ ᒦᐦᐧᑳᒡ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ ᐋᐧᐋᓰᔅ
Scarcity of Animals

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᑳ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐧᐋᔫᑎᓯᔨᑦ ᐋᐧᐋᓯᔅ᙮

A story about a time when there was a scarcity of animals.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-022-002

File Size

3.12 mb

Duration

19 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Elsie Visitor

Sound Editor

C. Visitor

Described By

C. Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Animals, Food, Woman

ᐋ ᐧᐄᐧᐄᐦᑎᐦᐋᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Walking Out Ceremony

ᐁᒥᓖ ᐦᔫᐹᐃ ᐊᔨᒧᑎᒧᐧᐋᐤ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓐᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐄᐧᐄᐦᑎᐦᐋᐅᓱᓈᓂᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᔅᑭᐤ ᑯᐧᑳᒋᔅᒑᒨ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐤ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒫᒐᓱ ᐋ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐤ ᐊᔨᒥᑦ ᑭᔮ ᓕᓐᑖ ᕕᓯᑎᕐ ᐊᐧᑖᔥᑎᒧᐧᐋᐤ ᐋ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐤ ᐊᔨᒥᑦ᙮

Emily Hughboy is discussing with a secondary three student of Maquatua Eeyou School about the traditions of a walking out ceremony. Throughout the recording Patrica, a Music/M.R.E. teacher of Maquatua Eeyou School in the early 1990`s is asking questions and Linda is translating for Emily.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-014-001

File Size

3.66 mb

Duration

21.19 mins

Year Of Recording

1990

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Linda Visitor

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect, English

Teachings

Social studies, Spirituality

Themes

Discussion, Interview, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition, Celebrations, Spring

ᐊᒥᔅᒄ ᐋ ᐧᐋᐱᓯᑦ ᐅᔥᑭᑖᐦᒡ
Beaver with a white patch

ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐄᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᐧᐃᓂᐦᐄᒑᓯᐤ ᒑ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑖ ᐋ ᐧᐋᐱᓰᐦᒡ ᐊᒥᔅᒄ ᐅᔥᑭᑖᔨᐦᒡ᙮ (ᑳ ᐃᔑᐧᐄᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᒥᔥᑖᐹᐤ)᙮

Information on what a trapper should do when he kills a beaver with a white patch on it`s chest. (This information was received from Mishtaapaau.)

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-017-002

File Size

0.47 mb

Duration

2 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Animals

ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᒌ ᒥᐦᐧᑳᔨᒡ ᐲᐦᐲᐦᒑᐤ ᐅᔅᑳᔅᒋᑭᓐ
How the robin got its red breast.

ᓃᑮᔖᓐ ᐅᑎ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ᙮ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᒌ ᒥᐦᐧᑳᔨᒡ ᐲᐦᐲᐦᒑᐤ ᐅᔅᑳᔅᒋᑭᓐ᙮

A legend of Niikiishaan, how the robin got its red breast.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-017-001

File Size

6.19 mb

Duration

36 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᓂᑑᑎᐦᐧᑳᓂᐧᐃᒡ
Caribou hunting story

ᓈᐹᐅᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᓂᑑᑎᐦᐧᑳᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔅᐱᐦᑖᔮᒡ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᓈᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᑎᐦᒄ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᒃᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᑎᐦᒄ᙮

Story about men out on the hunt for the caribou. The time they spent during the hunt and the stories about the hunt.

Story not complete.

Age 4+
Code

EcWe-006-027

File Size

1.05 mb

Duration

6.06 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Seasons, Animals, Man

TO BE DESCRIBED
Chakapash

ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐃᓯᓂᐦᑳᓯᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᐤ᙮ ᒨᔥ ᒌ ᐹᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᒫᐤ ᐅᑎᐦᒑᐲᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᑯᑭᒫᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒧᐧᐋᑦ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ, ᓂᒥ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐦᐋᔨᒥᑭᐤ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ ᒑ ᒥᔖᐅᐋᒃ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒫᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒑ ᐋᑎᐃᔅᐱᔨᑦ

He tells story about a boy named Chakapash. Who lived with his sister. Who was always carrying his bow and arrow. He saw lake trouts and told his sister. His sister told him, not to paddle away from the shore and told him what is going to happen.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-006-003

File Size

2.65 mb

Duration

15 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Food, Man

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ
Chakapash

ᒌ ᐋᑎᔪᐦᒑᐤ, ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐃᓯᓂᐦᑳᓱᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᒫᑎᐧᐋᑦ, ᐧᑳᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᒃ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᔥᑎᐧᐋᑦ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒫᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒑᐦᑳ ᐃᑐᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒫᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒑ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᑦ ᐃᑐᐦᑖᑖ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᔨᑖᑦ ᒑ ᑯᔅᒑᔨᐦᒡ᙮

He tells a legend about a young boy named Chakapash. Chakapash was playing with his bow and arrow, while he was playing he saw something on the water. He told his sister what he saw and she told him not to go there. She explained to him what is going to happen. He asked her to make a nightline.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-006-004

File Size

0.46 mb

Duration

2 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Monsters

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ
Chakapash and her sister

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐋᑏ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᒃ᙮ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋᔨᒡ ᑳ ᑭᐧᑳᒋᒫᑦ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᒫᒃ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᔨᒡ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ ᑳ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᒫᒃ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ᙮

The adventure of Chakapash. Chakapash is curious about where he came from and asks her sister about it. When he discovers what happened to his parent and decides to find the person involved.

Age 4+
Code

EcWe-006-013

File Size

0.97 mb

Duration

5.37 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality

Themes

Legends

Topics

Monsters, Family, Boy, Girl, Man, Woman

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐲᓯᒻ
Chiikaapaash and the Sun.

ᐆ ᐊᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐃᓯᓂᐦᑳᓱᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᐋᑎ ᐃᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᒥᔅᑭᐦᒃ ᒫᔅᑭᓈᔨᐤ᙮ ᐋᔪᒃ ᒫᒃ ᐋᓂᔮ ᐱᓯᒻᐦ ᐅᒫᔅᑭᓈᔨᐤ ᑳ ᑖᐱᐧᑳᑦ᙮ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᐱᓯᒻᐦ ᑳ ᓂᐧᑳᑖᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᓈᓂᑑ ᒥᔅᑭᐦᒃ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᒑᑏ ᐃᐦᑎᒃ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐱᑯᐦᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ᙮

This is the legend of Chiikaapaash. This is the tale about Chiikaapaash and how he set a trap on a trail and only to find out that it was the sun`s trail. The adventure continues when he has to figure out how to free the sun from the snare.

Age 4+
Code

EcWe-006-018

File Size

0.92 mb

Duration

5.22 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Girl, Tradition, Past, Seasons, Supernatural, Family, Boy

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓃᔓ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᔑᒡ
Chiikaapaash and the two girls

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓃᔓ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᔑᒡ ᑳ ᒥᔅᑳᑎᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᑭᐧᑳᒋᒫᑦ ᒑ ᒋᔅᑐᑎᐦᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᔥᐦ᙮ ᐊᐧᐋᐦᔨᐤ ᒫᒃ ᒌ ᐄᑐᑎᐦᐋᐤ ᐅᐦᑯᒥᔨᐤ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᒡᐦ ᒑ ᐋᑳ ᒌ ᒥᔅᑳᑯᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥᐦ᙮

Chaakaapaash and the two girls he met. Chaakaapaash asks to take the girls away from their grandmother. Chaakaapaash takes them away from the grandmother and the events that take place.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-006-017

File Size

1.16 mb

Duration

6.46 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Seasons, Woman, Family, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Past

ᑳ ᐳᔥᑯᓂᒫᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ
Dividing food among people

ᐧᐋᔥᒋᒡ ᐅᐦᐄ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐅᐦᒌ ᒦᒋᒻ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐃᔨᐦᑐᐧᐃᓐ᙮ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᒫᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑯᓯᓯᒫᐤ ᐋ

This a collection of stories about the past, concerning the food and traditions. A father and son relationship with nature, family values. Song about the children. Animals.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-006-016

File Size

2.84 mb

Duration

16.35 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Legends, Memoirs, Song, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition, Animals, Food, Clothing, Man, Woman, Transportation, Family

ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐅᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐱᔥᑎᐧᑳᔮᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ
English and French arrive

ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᑳ ᓂᒋᐦᑳᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐱᔥᑎᐧᑳᔮᐅᐧᐃᒡ, ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒫᑰᑦ ᐅᒥᔓᒻᐦ᙮ ᑖᓐ ᑳᑎ ᐃᔨᑖᐱᑎᓂᔨᒡᐦ ᐹᔅᒋᑭᓐᐦ᙮ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒫᔑᐦᐄᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐱᔥᑎᐧᑳᔮᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐋᑖᐧᐋᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᔫᓄᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑏᒃ ᒥᐦᒑᑐᐃᒡ ᒑ ᐃᔑᓈᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᐃᔨᐦᑐᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ᙮

A story about contact with French and English men, told to him by his grandfathers. How guns were not used long ago. How the French and the English fought each other for the fur trade. Prediction about a multicultural future.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-006-001

File Size

3.95 mb

Duration

23 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Sam Gilpin,Johnny Natawapineskum, John Murdoch, and others unknown

Sound Editor

Randy Kakabat

Described By

Randy Kakabat

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Man

ᐊᑑᔥ
Giant

ᐊᑑᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ᙮ ᒌ ᐋᔨᒥᓐ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᑐᐦᑐᐧᐃᒃ ᐊᓐ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᓯᐤ, ᐊᔨᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᒌ ᐋᐱᒋᐦᑖᐤ ᐋ ᐋᐦᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐹᐦᑎᒧᒡ ᐊᔥᒄ᙮

This is a story about a giant.

It was hard to understand the author, because he used used the words that I have never heard.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-006-006

File Size

1.31 mb

Duration

7 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

unknown

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Monsters, Man

ᒥᑖᐦᑐ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᐳᐧᓈᓯᑦ ᑳ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᐧᐃᑦ
Hunting at age ten

ᐧᒑᕐᑏ ᐋ ᑎᐹᒋᒦᓱᐧᐃᑦ, ᑳ ᒥᑖᐦᑐᐳᐧᓈᓯᑦ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᑳ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔑᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᐋ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᓈᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮

The story about Geordie Georgekish, hunting at age ten. He explains his hunting experience as a young man.

Age 4+
Code

EcWe-006-026

File Size

0.67 mb

Duration

3.55 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Seasons, Animals, Inter-racial, Man

ᑳᓈᐧᐋᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᑐᔥ
Kanawaat and the giant

ᑳᓈᐧᐋᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᑖᔅᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᑐᔥᐦ ᑳ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᔅᑖᔅᐦ᙮ (ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᓂᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒌᔑᐱᔨᐤ)

The story about the Kanawaat and his brother. Kanawaat looks for the giant who took the life of his brother. `This story is not complete.`

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-006-015

File Size

1.28 mb

Duration

7.19 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Man, Monsters