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Floyd Collins – Western Shoshone Oral History



Part of the 2016 Great Basin Indian Archives (GBIA) Elder History Presentation.

Floyd Collins of Duckwater discusses growing up in the Ely area, including describing hunting and the changes in animals hunted over time. He then talks about making items such as tobacco pipes, dancing bustles and outfits, and drums using local materials.

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