Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Chief Ignace Gull

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Database ID29373
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 30 (Box 4)
Date of creationJune 9, 1992
Physical description/extent21 pgs
Number of images22
Scope and contentFile contains an individual presentation by Chief Ignace Gull. Gull discusses the living conditions faced by Aboriginal people in the area which he describes as third or fourth world. Specifically he discusses water and sewer issues, fire protection, energy, social development, drug and alcohol abuse, and a lack of economic oppotunities and education. Gull also discusses trapping concerns, concerns with the justice system, problems with RCMP and Conservation Officers regarding game law enforcement, proposed hydro developments, and protection of burial sites.
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 Volume 2A, Thomas Cheechoo Memorial Centre, Moose Factory, Ontario; pages 315-332.
PlaceMoose Factory, Ontario, Canada
Moosonee, Ontario, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 9
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
Canada -- National
NamesArchibald, Thomas (Chief)
Erasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Gull, Ignace (Chief)
Robinson, Viola
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Community Life
Economic Development
Hunting and Trapping
Law Enforcement -- Treatment
Indigenous Relations
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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