Almighty Voice Papers

Database ID28817
InstitutionPrince Albert Historical Society
Fonds/CollectionPAHS Archives collection
File/Item Reference76-1
Date of creation1890-1962
Physical description/extent1 file; 1 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentFile contains papers relating to Almighty Voice. Articles include "Almighty Voice Engaged RCMP in Violent Battle" from the Saskatoon Star Phoenix, original coverage of the incident a piece on the slain Sergt Colebrook from the Saskatchewan Times (1895), Vancouver Sun coverage of Almighty Voice's final stand-off from Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance entitled "Indian Holds 1,000 at Bay: Unparalleled Stand of Chief Almighty Voice with Two Kinsmen Against, Royal Northwest Mounted Police" (1924), "One Brave Against the North West Mounted Police: Two Cannon and 100 Men were Dispatched against Almighty Voice" by Philip H. Godsell, "Almighty Voice - Outlaw: The Story of One of the Old Saskatchewan Little Indian Wars" by William Bleasdell Cameron from Scarlet & Gold, and "Almighty Voice: Public Enemy" from the RCMP Quarterly. Also contains a list of North West Mounted Police invovled in the North West uprising and Almighty Voice incident from the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada, an account entitled "The Scarlet Trail of Almighty Voice," an article about the prison which held Almighty Voice in Duck Lake, Sk (Star Phoenix?), a typed manuscript entitled "The Story of Almighty Voice: By one who was there." by Joseph Walton, and a booklet entitled "Almighty Voice" by Frank W. Anderson (1971).
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Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointPAHS Archives
PlacePrince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada
Duck Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 6
Canada -- National
Cultural regionPlains
Canada -- National
NamesAlmighty Voice ** [kâ-kisçyo-manitowçw / kâ-kisîwçt
Colebrook, C.C., d. 1885 (NWMP Sergeant)
Kerr, John Randolph
McKay Family
McKay, James
McKay, Joseph, 1856-1938 (Gentleman Joe)
Milligan, Dan
Pierre, Joe (Tupean)
Prince Albert Historical Society
Prosper John
Venne, Napoleon
SubjectCommunity Histories
Indigenous Peoples General
External representations -- Literature
External representations -- Romanticized
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Law Enforcement -- NWMP
Law Enforcement -- Treatment
Law Enforcement
Northwest Resistance
Metis - Scouts
Date Range(s)1890-1899
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