Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Rita Corbiere

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Database ID31403
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/extent9 pages
Number of images9
Scope and contentThe file contains a presentation by Rita Corbiere. Corbiere, an Ojibwa Elder from the Wikwemikong Unseated Reserve, discusses the past of the Anishnabe people, economic and taxation issues, the state of the British Empire and Monarchy, the Chartered Lands Act, fisheries, environmental issues, Ojibwa service in the War of 1812, the 1836 Treaty on Manitoulin Island, and the Chartered Lands Act.
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 48-56.
PlaceSudbury, Ontario, Canada
Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada
Treaty boundariesRobinson-Huron
Canada -- National
Cultural regionNortheast
Canada -- National
NamesCorbiere, Rita
Meawassige, Blanche
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Government policy
Law and Legislation -- Acts
Land Claims
Armed Forces -- service
International relations
War of 1812
Indigenous Peoples General
Community Histories
Ojibwa (Anishnabe)
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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