The Compleat Seymour
Here you will find audio files linguist Anthony 'Tony' Mattina made available to the Colville Confederated Tribes regarding his upcoming book, The Compleat Seymour. The book is based on 1960s interviews with tribal elder Peter J. Seymour in Inchelium, Washington.
"The first 10 stories are autobiography," Mattina said in an Oct. 24, 2013 meeting with the Colville Business Council. He also included captíkʷɬ or Coyote Stories.
Mattina was introduced to Seymour through Nellie Toulou in the late 1960s and began interviewing him. The interviews resurfaced recently as Mattina told the CBC of his intent to have a book published in honor of Seymour, a fluent speaker of nsəlxcín."I really want to thank you, Tony," Colville Business Councilwoman Stevey Seymour said. "It touches me (as a Business Council member and relative). This is huge for us."
2014 General Membership meeting in HD
Video footage of the 2014 General Membership meeting
By Shane Moses / Tribal Tribune
To inquire about purchasing a DVD copy of this footage, please contact the Tribune at (509)634-2223.
Part 1 - Welcome
Part 2 - Executive Director, New Tribal Government Center
Part 3 - Government Center (continued)
Part 4 - Colville Tribal Solutions Corporation, Comptroller
Part 5 - Comptroller (continued), Tom Sargent (accounting)
Part 6 - IRMP, tribal lobbyist Brian Gunn
Part 7 - Gunn (contined), lobbyist Michael Moran, CTFC's Randy Williams
Part 8 Williams (continued), questions from the membership
Part 9 Questions from the membership
Part 10 Questions from the membership
Part 11 Questions from the membership