Department of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch, Norway House Fishing Concerns, Treatment of Insanity for Treaty Indians

Database ID24469
InstitutionSaskatchewan Archives Board
Fonds/CollectionDepartment of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch
File/Item ReferenceE.1-DLB-65909-2-3 (Box 2)
Date of creation1889-1891
Physical description/extent4 pgs.; parts of larger duotang
Number of images1
Scope and contentpg. 14-16 Deal with a statement made by the Chief and Councillor at Norway House regarding depredations upon the fish population by white fishermen and urging the government to take action to preserve the stocks for Aboriginal subsistence. Pg. 38 includes a statute stating that all Treaty Indians in Manitoba "are not to be admitted to an asylum until expenses are guaranteed by Superintendent General of Indian Affairs."
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Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointDepartment of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch
PlaceOxford House, Manitoba, Canada
Norway House, Manitoba, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 6
Treaty 7
Canada -- National
Cultural regionPlains
Canada -- National
Status Indians
Date Range(s)1880-1889
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