Instructors set their sights on Cree history


Two instructors from Stone Child College will visit museums, libraries and scholars in Canada and the United States this summer to collect historical information about the Cree people.

The Crees were one of two peoples that combined to form the Chippewa Cree Tribe. The tribe's government is located on Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation, which was created in 1916.

Aided by two federal grants, the instructors are hoping to learn more about Cree history from written documents, pictures, newspaper articles, songs and oral history.

"I don't know what all we're going to get ourselves into, but hopefu...

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