Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by the Hay River Chamber of Commerce

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Database ID31713
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 167 (Box 26)
Date of creationJune 17, 1993
Physical description/extent57 pages of textual records
Number of images57
Scope and contentThe file contains a presentation by Jim Ivens and Bill Gagnon of the Hay River Chamber of Commerce. President Ivens welcomes the Commission, discusses his organization's mandate, and introduces Bill Gagnon. Bill Gagnon then delivers a presentation discussing the Hay River business communities views on Aboriginal relations, self-governance, culture, cross-cultural understanding, economics, Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal business, self-government and definitions of self-government, education, and general business issues. Following the presentation Commissioners Georges Erasmus and Paul Chartrand comment on and discuss some of the presentations contents with Ivens and Gagnon.
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, B.G. Sivertz Community Centre, Hay River, Northwest Territories; Thursday, June 17, 1993. Pages 116-172.
PlaceHay River, Northwest Territories, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 8
Canada -- National
Cultural regionSubarctic
Canada -- National
NamesErasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Gagnon, Bill
Hay River Chamber of Commerce
Ivens, Jim
Lepine, Beatrice
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Government policy
Community Life
Community Development
Economic Development
Indigenous Relations
Indigenous Peoples General
Opinion -- Business
Slavey (Slave)
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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