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Sophie Lincoln
Title:
Sophie Lincoln
ID:
OTHB01-0014-01
Online:
No
Archive:
C'ek'aedi Hwnax Ahtna Regional Linguistic and Ethnographic Archive  (see archive description)
Description:
Sophie Lincoln, maiden name is Sophie Stickwan, Dad was Charley, from across Tonsina, Chief Stickwan was her Grandpa on her Mom's side. Little history on family.Indian name is Xon'as cetna' ? Father was Neltsiine. Grandma was Tsisyu. Is there a word for subsistence? How did people make living? Trapping and hunting. Talked about people, Harry Johns, Grandpa coming from Cordova. She mostly talked in Ahtna Athabascan. Long time ago they make boat from lumber. They cut it...long time ago they did everything by hand. Before her time they used moose skin for boat. use lots of stick. Back then they used to pack moose and everything not pack in car like now days. Everything changed since she was a kid. October month they move to trapping camp. Things changed after BIA school came and took kids away for school. didn't learn Indian way after going to school. After World War II then the Indian way of life changed drastically. Some people still live the old way. Young people should learn the Indian way. Why? Gotta have your own old time way, other way nobody know much. Do you understand what they doing with Backscatter? Understand, Gakona big village, then speak in language. Lots of people lived there. Gakona George lived there. Alice Gene was Alice Stickwan before she got married. Martha Jackson's uncle was Alice Gene's Dad. Would it hurt the trap lines and hunting areas where they are going to put the backscatter? Don't know. Old days they didn't have necklaces like they do now. Mouth of Sanford River is where she used to camp with her family. Are there graves there? Gakona people, near Gakona. . Language as given: aht
Content language:
Ahtena
English
Subject language:
Ahtena
English
Language family:
Indo-European
Germanic
Athapascan
North American Indian
Na-Dene
Other date:
1988-09-21
Other format:
Digitised: 0; Media: compact cassette; Media description: Maxwell UR 90
Other rights:
standard
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Archive: C'ek'aedi Hwnax Ahtna Regional Linguistic and Ethnographic Archive
Online: No
Subject language: Ahtena
Subject language: English
Language family: Athapascan
Language family: Germanic
Language family: Indo-European
Language family: Na-Dene
Language family: North American Indian
Geographic region: Americas
Geographic region: Europe
Content language: Ahtena
Content language: English
Title: Sophie Lincoln
Other date: 1988-09-21
Other format: Digitised: 0; Media: compact cassette; Media description: Maxwell UR 90
Other rights: standard