Stand Off, Alta. on Blood Reserve.

Database ID27750
InstitutionSaskatoon Public Library Local History Room
Fonds/CollectionGeneral Photographs Collection
File/Item ReferenceLH-2166
Date of creation1946-1952
Physical description/extent1 photograph; b&w; 17 cm X 12 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentA photograph taken at Stand Off, Alta. on Blood Reserve. Shows a ceremony in which Alexander of Tunis, Governor General, was inducted into Kainai Chieftanship. A large crowd stands near a decorated teepee. There are two men with headdresses and three men playing hand drums.
Restrictions on accessThere are no restrictions on access.
Copyright holderpublic domain
Other terms governing use and reproductionCredit Saskatoon Public Library - Local History Room.
Primary MediaPhotographs
Provenance Access PointGeneral Photographs Collection
PlaceStand Off, Alberta, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 7
Cultural regionPlains
NamesAlexander, Harold Rupert Leofric George, 1891-1969 (1st Earl Alexander of Tunis)
Government officials
Art and Artifacts -- Clothing
Art and Artifacts -- Instruments
Date Range(s)1940-1949
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