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NORTHERN CALIFORNIA KÁRUK ELDER 

PATRICK CASE

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Son of Káruk medicine woman Elizabeth and Fred Case, Káruk elder Patrick Case lives in the Quartz Valley Reservation in far Northern California.

Northern California Káruk elder Patrick Case shares his views about Katamin, the sacred Káruk ceremonial site on the Klamath River.

Pat Case remembers the things his mother, Káruk medicine woman Elizabeth Case, told him about his people and the Native Boarding Schools in the aftermath of the California Gold Rush.