Voices of Minnesota

The Vermilion Lake People: Vermilion Lake Bois Forte Oral History Project


DATE: 1996-1997

INTERVIEWERS: Tracey Dagen, Marvin Lamppa and Gerald Pete

These oral history interviews were conducted for a project entitled The Vermilion Lake People, commissioned by the Bois Forte Heritage Center. Those interviewed discuss various aspects of the history of and life on the Bois Fort Reservation in northeastern Minnesota, including childhood, education, work, social customs, and economic and social conditions.

TRANSCRIPTS: 174 pages