ERIC Number: ED184787
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Growing Up Indian: Stories from the Life of Louie Gingras, an 82 Year Old Kootenai Indian. Indian Culture Series.
Eleven short stories from the life of Louie Gingras, an 82-year-old Kootenai Indian, illustrate many aspects of Indian culture. Accompanied by black and white drawings, ths stories describe daily life, mission schools, the Carlisle Indian School, Indian medicine, discipline for children, spiritual powers, beliefs, and several ceremonies. The book is part of the Indian Culture Series of the Montana Council for Indian Education. (SB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Collected Works - General; Creative Works
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Montana Council for Indian Education, Billings.
Identifiers: American Indian Contributions; Gingras (Louie); Kootenai (Tribe)
Note: Stories told to Jo Rainbolt by Louie Gingras.