Department of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch, Opening Speech of the North-West Council Remarks on the General State of Indian Affairs

Database ID24546
InstitutionSaskatchewan Archives Board
Fonds/CollectionDepartment of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch
File/Item ReferenceE.1-DLB-130561 (Box 5)
Date of creation1886
Physical description/extent4 folders; 1 cm of textual records
Number of images1
Scope and contentThe Opening speech of the Eighth Session of the Council of the North-West Territories, 1886. Written and delivered by Edgar Dewdney, includes discussion on pages 8 and 9 regarding the condition of Indian Affairs in the Territories, aftermath of the 1885 Resistance, and a trip by Western Chiefs to see the Six Nations Reserve in Ontario.
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Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointDepartment of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch
PlaceRegina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Brantford, Ontario, Canada
Treaty boundariesUpper Canada
Treaty 4
Treaty 6
Treaty 7
Cultural regionNortheast
Canada -- National
NamesBrant, Joseph, ca. 1742-1807 (Chief)
Dewdney, Edgar, 1835-1916 (MP, Minister)
SubjectNorthwest Resistance
Indigenous Peoples General
Government policy
Haudenosaunee (Iroquois Confederacy) - Mohawk
Date Range(s)1880-1889
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