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Title
The Oneida Speak
Contributing Organization
Vision Maker Media (Lincoln, Nebraska)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/508-rn3028qb4f
VMM Inventory #
2013-00436
Description
The Oneida Speak blends traditional Oneida storytelling with modern media, providing a window to a world that no longer exists. In the 1930s, a group of elders from the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin participated in FDR's Works Progress Administration Writers Project and shared stories of their life on the farm. In numerous journals written in Oneida, the elders recall historical personal accounts of detrimental land-grabbing policies, and the devastating impact of small pox and boarding schools in this hour-long documentary. Nominated for two Emmys.
Asset type
Program
Creator
Danforth, Michelle, Producer
Media type
Moving Image
Citation
Chicago: “The Oneida Speak,” Vision Maker Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed July 28, 2017, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_508-rn3028qb4f.
MLA: “The Oneida Speak.” Vision Maker Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. July 28, 2017. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_508-rn3028qb4f>.
APA: The Oneida Speak. Boston, MA: Vision Maker Media, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_508-rn3028qb4f