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By Wynne L. Summers

ISBN-10: 0803225369

ISBN-13: 9780803225367

Eleanor Baxter, Alice Saunsoci, and Hawate (Wenona Caramony) are woman elders of the Omaha Tribe in Macy, within the northeast nook of Nebraska. All 3 grew up at the Omaha reservation, moved away in later lifestyles, and held careers outdoor the reservation. but all back to their group, bringing the abilities they discovered within the “white global” and the information they received as young children from their very own elders to give a contribution to the health of the Omaha people.

Eleanor Baxter was once previously the Omaha tribal chair, the 1st lady to serve during this means, and is still politically lively; Alice Saunsoci is a language instructor on the Nebraska Indian neighborhood university; and Hawate assists the Omaha neighborhood as an educator and language instructor. With a balanced specialize in conventional tradition and glossy luck, every one of those 3 girls publications the tribe in her personal approach towards a greater knowing of what it capacity to be Omaha.
 
In this poetic account, Wynne L. Summers offers those women’s lives of their personal voices, giving supplier to their stories either off and on the reservation.

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Eleanor Baxter, Alice Saunsoci, and Hawate (Wenona Caramony) are girl elders of the Omaha Tribe in Macy, within the northeast nook of Nebraska. All 3 grew up at the Omaha reservation, moved away in later existence, and held careers outdoors the reservation. but all again to their neighborhood, bringing the talents they realized within the “white international” and the information they won as youngsters from their very own elders to give a contribution to the health and wellbeing of the Omaha humans.

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