Die Stromschnellen von St Marie (The Rapids Of St Mary), Frank Buchser, 1868
By kind permission of the Kunsthaus Art Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
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Where was Shingwaukonse when he experienced the vision in this song?
What did the man in the vision tell Shingwaukonse to look to?
What did the man in the vision tell Shingwaukonse he would be one day?
What did the man give to Shingwaukonse?
What word/sound that imitates traditional Anishnaabe
singing is sung in each chorus of the song?
After the vision, what would Shingwauk think of each time he looked at the sun?