Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Woody Elias

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Database ID28795
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 9 (Box 1)
Date of creationMay 7, 1992
Physical description/extent12 pgs
Number of images12
Scope and contentFile contains a presentation by Woody Elias, of Fort McPherson. Elias discusses residential schools, government and the fur trade (accusing the government of collusion with the anti-fur lobby), oil companies, and unemployment. Following the presentation is a discussion between Elias and Commissioners Dussault, Snowshoe, and Blakeney.
Other terms governing use and reproductionRoyal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - Transcriptions of Public Hearings and Round Table Discussions, 1992-1993. Reproduced with the permission of the Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and Courtesy of the Privy Council Office, 2008.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan. Native Law Centre
Other notesPart of Box 1 Transcripts, Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, Fort McPherson, N.W.T. Thursday, May 7, 1992. Volume 1. pgs 117-128.
PlaceFort McPherson, Northwest Territories, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 11
Canada -- National
Cultural regionArctic
Canada -- National
NamesBlakeney, Allan E., 1925- (Saskatchewan premier)
Dussault, Rene, 1939-
Elias, Woddy
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Snowshoe, Charlie
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Economic Development
Fur Trade
Hunting and Trapping
Indigenous Peoples General
Natural Resources
Schools -- Residential
External representations
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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