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Confluence
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Economy/Economic Development, Government to Government Relations, Wars/Military/Conflict
Summary
Stories from the River is a series of documentary shorts produced in collaboration with Confluence, Tule Films and NW Documentary, which the goal to elevate Indigenous voices in our collective understanding of the Columbia River system.
Community
Confluence
Category
Lifeways, Wars/Military/Conflict
Community
Confluence
Category
Wars/Military/Conflict
Summary
Wilfred Scott describes a scene of events from the Battle of Big Hole during the Nez Perce Wars, and relates it to his wife Bessie's ancestry.
Community
Confluence
Category
Government to Government Relations, Language, Wars/Military/Conflict
Summary
Virginia Beavert talks about her activism with regards to treaty fishing rights, and how her ability to speak multiple languages helped her translate for people who were arrested for "illegal" fishing.
Community
Confluence
Category
Wars/Military/Conflict
Summary
Leah Conner talks about her grandmother Wye-as-us (Stepping High Dancing), who had a terrifying encounter with a local militia.
Community
Confluence
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Natural Resources, Wars/Military/Conflict
Summary
Wilfred Scott tells a story about waking up to law enforcement officials looking to arrest "Jess Greene" during the raids to arrest people for "illegal" fishing activities.
Community
Confluence
Category
Government to Government Relations, Wars/Military/Conflict