Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Ken Goodwill, White Cap Band, Dakota Nation Chiefs

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Database ID29242
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 21 (Box 2)
Date of creation1992
Physical description/extent9 pgs
Number of images9
Scope and contentFile contains a presentation by Ken Goodwill of the White Cap First Nation. Goodwill discusses the importance of Treaty and the government's (both Britain and Canada's) obligations to the Dakota people. He discusses the concessions he feels his people have made, and asks that the government deliver the just rights of the Dakota to their people. Following the presentation is a discussion between the Commissioners and previous presenter Calvin McArthur specifically addressing the historical disspossession of his people's reserve land.
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 notesVolume 1, Waphpeton Communiplex, Wahpeton Indian Reserve, Wahpeton, Saskatchewan; pages 223-231.
Treaty boundariesTreaty 4
Canada -- National
Cultural regionPlains
Canada -- National
NamesChartrand, Paul, 1943-
Dakota Nation Chiefs
Erasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Goodwill, Ken
McArthur, Calvin (Chief)
Pheasant Rump First Nation
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Sifton, Clifford
Standing, Cy
Wilson, Bertha, 1923-2007 (Justice)
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Community Histories
Government policy
Land Claims
Rights -- Treaty Rights
Indigenous Peoples General
Dakota (Sioux)
Nakoda (Stoney)
Lakota (Sioux)
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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