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WDSE-TV (Television station : Duluth, Minn.)

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Works: 137 works in 139 publications in 1 language and 267 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Biography  Pictorial works  Interviews  Local history 
Classifications: E99.C6, 970.004
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Publications about WDSE-TV (Television station : Duluth, Minn.) Publications about WDSE-TV (Television station : Duluth, Minn.)
Publications by WDSE-TV (Television station : Duluth, Minn.) Publications by WDSE-TV (Television station : Duluth, Minn.)
Most widely held works by WDSE-TV (Television station : Duluth, Minn.)
Ojibwe waasa inaabidaa We look in all directions ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The documentary is an in-depth portrayal of the second-largest tribe in North America, the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe (Chippewa) nation of the upper Great Lakes Region. [Disc 1]: Ojibwe Oral Tradition explains the importance of the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe language, its near disappearance and its renewal today. [Disc 2]: We Are All Related teaches about the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe relationship with the land, a relationship based on respect, sharing, humility and responsibility. [Disc 3]: We Gain Knowledge explores the connection between the traditional Anishinaabe/Ojibwe family structure and how individuals acquire knowledge thorough the four phases of life. [Disc 4]: A Healthy Way of Life explores the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe belief that a healthy way of life requires maintaining a balance between mental, physical, spiritual and emotional aspects of a person. [Disc 5]: Making Decisions the Right Way portrays the Anishinaabe/Ojibwe decision-making process, emphasizing the roles of the individual in relationship to the family, the community, the clan and the Creator. [Disc 6]: That Which is Given to Us explores the traditional Anishinaabe/Ojibwe subsistence lifestyle based on the seasonal cycle and the belief that the individual is dependent on the group, the group is dependent on nature and nature is dependent upon the supernatural
Ojibwe wild rice harvest ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the rhythms of the seasonal wild rice harvest and interviews with Elders on the importance of wild rice to the Chippewa people, the story of the evolution of the wild rice harvest, and the ways wild rice is being protected by the Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe for future generations
Bimaadiziwin a healthy way of life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the meaning of a good and healthy life and the holistic approach to health and medicine held by the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people. Looks at the kind of impact the arrival of the Europeans had on the health of the Ojibwe
Gakina-awiiya we are all related ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the relationship between the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people of the Great Lakes Region and their environment. Looks at the Ojibwe belief that all people and all life on the planet are interconnected, and at how the Ojibwe lived in balance with the woodland resources until their lives changed upon contact with the Europeans
Ojibwemowin the Ojibwe language ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the language and oral tradition of the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people. Looks at Ojibwe storytelling and the near disappearance of the Ojibwe language and contemporary efforts to preserve and speak it
Gaa miinigooyang that which is given to us ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the traditional subsistence lifestyle of the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people, the changes that came with the arrival of the Europeans, and their economic practices and position today
Gwayakochigewin doing things the right way ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the traditional way of making decisions by the Anishinaabe-Ojibwe people, including the elements of respect, thorough deliberation, and community consensus. Looks at the process from before the arrival of the Europeans to the present day way of leadership and tribal government as it has adapted to change
Gikinoo'amaadiwin we gain knowledge ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the traditional Anishinaabe-Ojibwe way of passing knowledge from generation to generation, the impact of western beliefs and values on Ojibwe family and educational systems, and the mixing of traditional and nontraditional ways in modern tribal schools
Traditional Ojibwe ice fishing by Ben Chosa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses traditional ice fishing as practiced by the Ojibwe Indians around the upper Great Lakes. Shows Ben Chosa of the Lac du Flambeau Reservation in Wisconsin as he explains and demonstrates creating lures, crafting spears, making a hole and a blind, and fishing techniques
The Indian princess demystified ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Gail Guthrie-Valaskakis, who was raised on the Lac du Flambeau Reservation in Wisconsin, shares her insights about the historical stereotyping of American Indian woman and the myth of the Indian princess as personified by Pocahontas and Sacajawea. Shown are antique postcards and lithographs from her collection with images of Indian women, many of them portrayed by caucasian models in glamorous costumes and poses that did not reflect reality
They took my father ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
WDSE-TV producer, Juli Kellner, interviews Mayme Corgan Sevander about her life and how, in 1934, at the age of ten, she left her home in Superior, Wisconsin, with her family to go to the Soviet Union to live. Her parents, like the other Finnish-American socialists who were with them, wanted to help build the worker's paradise in Karelia, but their idealism was challenged and their lives changed when Stalin assumed power. Her father, Oscar Corgan, and brother were taken as enemies of the people to prison camps, leaving the Corgan women to face hardship alone
George Morrison reflections ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From his home and studio in Grand Portage, Minnesota, internationally renowned abstract expressionist painter and sculptor, George Morrison, reflects on his work, life, and creative source. A member of the Grand Portage band of Chippewa, he left home after high school and received artistic training on the East coast and in Europe. Includes comments from Martin DeWitt, director of the Tweed Museum of Art in Duluth
Lost Duluth landmarks, industries, buildings, homes, and the neighborhoods in which they stood ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Duluth, Minnesota, at the head of Lake Superior, rose to prominence at the turn of the 20th Century. Duluth's earliest settlers were explorers, dreamers and leaders, along with the common man looking for a better future for his children. Fortunes were made in the timber, grain and mining industries, and the port employed thousands. Today, much of that rich history has been lost. But across the city there are clues, if you know where to look, where the earliest history of the 'Zenith City' is waiting to be rediscovered. This is a story of mysterious ruins, neglected markers and out-dated industries. Based on the book of the same name from Zenith City Press, the documentary us the lost history of a great city on the greatest of the Great Lakes"--Container
Lighthouses of the Apostle Islands ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the stories chronologically of the standing lighthouses on six of the twenty-two Apostle Islands and their keepers
Ojibwe wild rice harvest ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about the traditional early fall wild rice harvest by Lake Superior Chippewa on Nett Lake, Minnesota. Includes interviews with tribal elders who explain that wild rice is cherished and that the harvesting of it is part of what the Ojibway are as a people
Polka music of the people ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A celebration of polka music that came from the old country with immigrants to become an important part of the culture and social structure on Minnesota's Iron Range. Features performances, tells about Father Perkovich's polka mass, and visits the International Polkafest at Ironworld USA
Ojibwe wild rice harvest (part II) ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary about the evolution of the harvesting and processing of wild rice by the Lake Superior Chippewa, and the ways wild rice is being protected for future generations. Tells that even with changing or modernizing methods, wild rice harvest time remains for the people a connection with the ancestors and the spirit. Includes comments from tribal members and elders and others, and visits to tribal wild rice research stations and classrooms at the Fond du Lac Ojibwe school
Working waterfront a harbor portrait ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captures the striking image of the waterfront, as well as the dedication and character of the people involved in the local shipping industry. In a two-week span, the WDSE production crew boarded ten vessels - lake carriers and saltwater vessels, a fueling barge, a tug boat, and more - speaking with Captains and crew members, ship agents and dock workers as they went about their daily tasks
Honoring the maple sugar ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Instructor, John Henry McMillan, leads a demonstration of the hard work of gathering sap from the sugar maple and boiling it down to syrup and sugar. He explains to a group of school children from the Fond du Lac Band of Ojibwe in Cloquet, Minnesota, how important it is for tribal elders to pass on the traditional process and to treat it with great respect
Gangsters in Wisconsin ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes some of the exploits of gangster John Dillinger and other mobsters of the 1920s and 1930s, and tells that they found vacation hideaways in northern Wisconsin. Describes a shootout with Dillinger at the Little Bohemia resort near Manitowish Waters, and Al Capone's northwoods hideout near Courderay
 
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Alternative Names
PBS eight (Television station : Duluth, Minn.)
Languages
English (22)