the old customs of the Wyandot live on
This entry was posted on January 21, 2012 by richardzanesmith. It was filed under Culture and was tagged with cultural revitalization, social dances, Wyandot.
Richard, can you recommend any books on Wyandotte history? I hope there’s still a rich oral history but it would be lovely to have it written down as well. As you may remember, it is probable that I have an ancestor from the Wyandotte in Canada. Can you point me to any written resources? And if no such work exists, when will you be publishing! 🙂
February 27, 2012 at 4:19 pm
a couple of great books on wendat/wandat history of Canada would be “Heritage of the Circle” by Georges Sioui (Wendat Historian)
and the large work by Bruce Trigger called “Children of Aataentsic” .
If you are interested in Wyandot mythology and traditional stories collected in the States in 1800s and 1900s i can send you a .pdf file of
“Huron and Wyandot Mythology” published in early 1900s by C M Barbeau. Its a real collectors item if you find a copy online!
February 27, 2012 at 4:50 pm
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