Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Mary Lou Fox

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Database ID31402
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 142 (Box 22)
Date of creationMay 31, 1993
Physical description/extent22 pages
Number of images22
Scope and contentThe file contains a presentation by Mary Lou Fox. Fox, an Ojibwa Elder from the West Bay First Nation, discusses residential schools impact and inter-generational legacy on communities, language issues and their relation to identity; the lack of educational assistance and direction needed for community level language instruction, a cross-Canada Elder's conference on language issues to be held at Manitoulin Island, the need for full time interpreters in some hospitals, and access to justice services in Aboriginal languages.
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, President Hotel, Sudbury, Ontario; Monday, May 31, 1993. Pages 27-48.
PlaceSudbury, Ontario, Canada
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
Treaty boundariesRobinson-Huron
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
Canada -- National
NamesAssembly of First Nations
Fox, Mary Lou
Meawassige, Blanche
Mitchell, Mike (Chief)
Ontario Heritage Foundation
Pine, Dan
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
University of Toronto
West Bay First Nat
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Culture -- Language
Languages and Linguistics
Community Development
Health -- Hospitals
Education -- Traditional
Government policy
Health -- Illness -- Disease
Community Life
Indigenous Peoples General
Ojibwa (Anishnabe)
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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