Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Francois Paulette

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Database ID30594
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 92 (Box 14)
Date of creationDecember 8, 1992
Physical description/extent18 pgs
Number of images18
Scope and contentFile contains a presentation by Francois Paulette. Paulette discusses his background as a Dene Chief and residential school student, his work with addictions, and his ideas on Treaty 11 and what it means for the Dene people in terms of rights and responsibilities. Paulette also discusses the federal government's extinguishment policy and his interpretation of it. Following the presentation Paulette discusses some of the issues raised with the assembled Commissioners.
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, Northern United Place Hall, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Wednesday, December 9, 1992. pgs 152-170.
PlaceYellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 11
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
Canada -- National
NamesAllen, Bertha
Anderson, Shelly
Erasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Paulette, Francois (Chief)
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Wilson, Bertha, 1923-2007 (Justice)
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Government policy
Indigenous Relations
Treaty -- Treaty 11
Schools -- Residential
Land Claims
International relations
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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