Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples 75: Opening Remarks by Commissioners Rene Dussault, Bertha Wilson, and Paul Chartrand

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Database ID30399
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 75 (Box 11)
Date of creationNovember 19, 1992
Physical description/extent20 pgs
Number of images23
Scope and contentFile contains opening remarks for the sitting of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples at Uashat, Sept-Iles, Quebec, Thursday, November 19, 1992 by Commissioners Rene Dussault, Bertha Wilson, and Paul Chartrand. Commissioner Dussault gives an overview of the composition of the Commission, its goals, and activities. Commissioner Wilson offers her perspective as a Non-Aboriginal member of the Commission and makes remarks on its mandate. Commissioner Chartrand discusses the Commission and his thoughts on using the French language, a language he was exposed to in youth (of a unique mixed dialect) and his feelings on being in Quebec today.
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, Thursday, November 19, 1992, Uashat, Sept-Iles, Quebec. pgs 13-33.
Treaty boundariesNo treaty
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
Canada -- National
NamesChartrand, Paul, 1943-
Dussault, Rene, 1939-
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Uashat-Maliotenam Montagnais Nation
Vachon, Daniel
Wilson, Bertha, 1923-2007 (Justice)
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Community Histories
Community Life
Government officials
Government policy
Indigenous Peoples General
Indigenous Relations
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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