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Broken treaty at Battle Mountain Cover Image DVD DVD

Broken treaty at Battle Mountain [videorecording] / Cinnamon Productions, Inc. presents a Joel L. Freedman film ; produced and directed by Joel L. Freedman.

Freedman, Joel L. (Added Author). Redford, Robert. (Added Author). Cinnamon Productions. (Added Author).


Documentary account of a struggle for land between a group of Shoshone Indians of western Nevada and the U.S. government. Shows the conflict between traditional Indians who would rather fight than lose tribal lands, and others who would rather accept payment and cooperate.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Westport, CT : Cinnamon Productions, [200-?]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced in 1974.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographer, Chuck Levey ; editors, Walter Katz, Stephen Gyllenhaal, Sarah Stein ; sound, Deborah S. Freedman ; narration written by Tom Schachtman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Robert Redford.
System Details Note:
Subject: Battle Mountain Indian Colony (Nev.)
Shoshoni Indians > Land tenure.
Shoshoni Indians > Treaties.
Indians of North America > Government relations.
Indians of North America > Nevada.
Personal/independent works.
Genre: Documentary films.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Northwest Indian College.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lummi Library DVD 565 E 99 .S4 B76 2000 280729 DVD Available -

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