Department of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch, Correspondence Regarding Scrip for the Metis of Lesser Slave Lake

Database ID24564
InstitutionSaskatchewan Archives Board
Fonds/CollectionDepartment of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch
File/Item ReferenceE.1-DLB-169489 (Box 6)
Date of creation1888
Physical description/extent4 folders; .75 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentCorrespondence regarding an inquiry as to whether the Metis of Lesser Slave Lake will receive scrip. The government answers that they will do so once the First Nations of the area have entered into treaty with the government and ceded their lands, and only after this.
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Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointDepartment of the Interior, Dominion Lands Branch
PlaceRegina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 6
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
NamesDewdney, Edgar, 1835-1916 (MP, Minister)
SubjectMetis -- Communities
Metis -- History
Land Claims
Treaty -- Treaty 8
Date Range(s)1880-1889
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