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John Tootoosis

by Norma Sluman

  • 95 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Pemmican Publications in Winnipeg .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tootoosis, John Baptiste, -- 1899-,
  • Cree Indians -- Biography.,
  • Indians of North America -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementas told by Jean Goodwill and Norma Sluman.
    ContributionsGoodwill, Jean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.C88 S55 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 233 p. :
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19977212M
    ISBN 100919143393

    Goodwill also found the time to write four books, including a profile of Indian and Inuit nurses of Canada, and a biography of her father, John Tootoosis, a Cree leader* from Poundmaker First Nation in Saskatchewan who worked to have First Nations land and treaty .   Living with Treaties Keith Smith, Departments of History and First Nations Studies, Vancouver Island University. Not unlike communities in Europe or elsewhere, the Indigenous peoples of North America confirmed access to resource sites, facilitated trade, resolved conflicts, settled alliances, and navigated the mass of other relations with their neighbours by negotiating : Keith Smith.

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    Get this from a library! John Tootoosis: biography of a Cree leader. [Norma Sluman; Jean Goodwill] -- Biography of founder and leader of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indians and who later became an Ambassador to World Assembly of First Nations. His biography is also a history of the Indian. A Canadian actor of Cree and Stoney descent, Gordon Tootosis made his film debut in the western film Alien Thunder () with Donald Sutherland and Chief Dan sis provided memorable performances in television and movies, including the role of 'One Stab' in Legends of the Fall (), the role of 'Growling Bear' in the Steven Spielberg produced miniseries Into the West () and.


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I'm somewhat biased about this book, since my mother, the late Norma Sluman, is a co-author. Having made this disclosure, let me tell you about this biography, co-authored with the late Jean Goodwill, my mother's dearest friend, and daughter of John Tootoosis.3/5.

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This book, with its many revelations, was never written, or told, with the intention of arousing guilt but rather to make all readers aware of what happened in the past, so all can work for a better future. Jean Goodwill is the daughter of John Tootoosi and one his greatest admirers.

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John Tootoosis is an important, exciting book for our society today. It is not only about a man; it is about history in the making -- from an Indian viewpoint. Too often only one side has been told. How our successive government administrations have dealt with the Aboriginal peoples of Canada is sometimes shocking.

John Tootoosis, in sharing. John Tootoosis is written by Jean Goodwill, his daughter, and Norma Sluman, author of Poundmaker (Ryerson, ) and Blackfoot Crossing (Ryerson, ). The book's stated aim is to show, through the life of John Tootoosis (a leader of the Plains Cree Indians), what it is like to be a Treaty Indian.

xii, p.: 23 cm DON/ Tapes of John Tootoosis' narrative transcribed by Jean Goodwill; book written and edited by Norma Sluman Includes bibliographical referencesPages: User Review - Flag as inappropriate I am currently re-reading this book.

I purchased it back in It really opened my eyes to what the Treaties actually were and making of reserves and how they were run by the Canadian gov. the story of John Tootoosis was very well written.5/5(1).

Contributors include Freda Ahenakew (John Beaverbone's Story As Retold by Joseph Tootoosis), Donna H. Breyfogle (Women in the History of Linguistics), Richard T. Carter (Old Man Coyote and the Wild Potato: A Mandan Trickster Tale), John Haiman (Motivation, Repetition and Emancipation: The Bureaucratision of Language), Lorna A.

MacDonald (Levels. Book Description Pemmican Publications Inc., Canada, Soft cover. Condition: Fine. SIGNED by JOHN TOOTOOSIS himself. Original pictoral wrappers; spine title in white. Illustrated with B / W photographs and reproductions in text.

«Oral history of the Cree leader John Tootoosis by Price Range: $ - $ "John Tootoosis (J Poundmaker Reserve, Saskatchewan - February 1, ) was a prominent Cree First Nations leader in Canada. Upon the formation of the Union of Saskatchewan Indians inhe served as its president and later as a member of the executive.

John Baptiste Tootoosis chose to be politically active even if it meant getting arrested. Tootoosis would travel to communities to meet with aboriginal leaders during the s. At that time, the Indian Act forbade gathering for political purposes. Canada: Pemmican Publications Inc., SIGNED by JOHN TOOTOOSIS himself.

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Used; very good; paperback; First; Condition Very Good/No Dj ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Seller. Tootoosis is a member of the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (FSIN) Senate and will very soon receive the governor e general's Order of Canada arward. At the age of 86, he is also the subject of a biography written in The book, John Tootoosis, was co .John Tootoosis: biography of a Cree leader / as told by Norma Sluman and Jean Goodwill Golden Dog Press Ottawa Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

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