Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Ross Gibson

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Database ID31750
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Archives
Fonds/CollectionNative Law Centre fonds
File/Item ReferenceReference Library, RCAP vol. 172 (Box 27)
Date of creationJune 28, 1993
Physical description/extent45 pages
Number of images45
Scope and contentThe file contains a presentation by Ross Gibson. Gibson, a government employee, discusses the recruiting process he engaged in in Northern Quebec during the High Arctic Relocation program during the 1950s, and his experiences with said program at Resolute Bay. Gibson gives his testimony under questioning from 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, Citadel Inn, Ottawa, Ontario; Monday, June 28, 1993. Pages 180-224.
PlaceOttawa, Ontario, Canada
Treaty boundariesNo treaty
Canada -- National
Cultural regionArctic
Canada -- National
NamesChartrand, Paul, 1943-
Dussault, Rene, 1939-
Erasmus, Georges Henry, 1948- (Chief)
Gibson, Ross
Robinson, Viola
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Sillett, Mary
Wilson, Bertha, 1923-2007 (Justice)
SubjectGovernment commissions -- Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples
Government policy
Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Community Histories
Inuit Affairs
Inuit Affairs -- Lifestyle
Date Range(s)1990-1999
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