General Papers on Indigenous Peoples

Database ID24610
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Diefenbaker Archival Collections
Fonds/CollectionJohn G. Diefenbaker fonds
SeriesSeries XI - Member of Parliament, 1967-1979
File/Item ReferenceSeries XI - Member of Parliament, 1967-1979-XI-B-343.8-Indians (Vol. 87)
Date of creation1969-1970
Physical description/extent1 folder; 2 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentReproductions of two booklets on Northern Aboriginal peoples' rights. The first is entitled "Northern Native Rights Campaign" and deals largely with the Dene and their rights. The second is "the Indian Brotherhood of the Northwest Territories: the Political Options and Strategies in the Light of International Law", the opinion of one professor Ian Brownlie. It deals with the principles of Self-Determination and how they are applicable to northern Aboriginal peoples. Also includes two copies of "The Indian News" and the "Report of the joint Committee on the Form of Agreements in Respect to the Planning and Design of Indian Educational Facilities."
Other terms governing use and reproductionResponsibility regarding questions of copyright that may arise in the use of any images is assumed by the researcher.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointDiefenbaker, John G., 1895-1979
PlaceWhitehorse, Yukon, Canada
Baker Lake, Nunavut, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 8
Treaty 10
Treaty 11
Cultural regionArctic
Canada -- National
NamesBrownlie, Ian
Clarke, Tony
Indian Brotherhood of the Northwest Territories
McCullum, Hugh
McCullum, Taylor
Unrau, Neil
SubjectIndigenous Peoples General
Crown Lands
Land Claims
Law and Legislation -- Acts -- Indian Act
Dene - Chipewyan
Date Range(s)1960-1969
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