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Elizabeth Danielson oral history interview, December 19, 1978


Scope and Contents

The collections consists of two audio recordings of an interview with Elizabeth Danielson. The interview took place on December 19, 1978 and was conducted as a part of the Boundary Changes on the Fond du Lac Reservation Oral History Project. A transcript of this interview is available.

Topics discussed in the interview include Elizabeth Danielson's memories of the Fond du Lac reservation, including comments on witness trees, locations of and uses of various historic sites, comments about specific people and statements on the meaning of and location of the island paw-paw-sco-me-me-tig.


  • Creation: December 19, 1978


Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Kathryn A. Martin Library, Archives and Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Elizabeth Danielson, an Ojibwe woman from Minnesota, was a resident of Fond du Lac Reservation. She married Gideon Danielson. In 1978 she lived in Carlton, Minnesota.

Author: B. Sommer

Language of Materials


Collecting Area Details

Contact The University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections Collecting Area

Kathryn A. Martin Library
University of Minnesota Duluth
416 Library Drive
Duluth MN 55812-3001
(218) 726-8526