Murphy Diary

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Database ID26005
InstitutionSaskatchewan Archives Board
Fonds/CollectionSaskatchewan Archives Board General
File/Item ReferenceA-41
Date of creation1885
Physical description/extent1 folder; 4 mm
Number of images11
Scope and contentExtracts from the diary of George B. Murphy, of Qu'Appelle, transport officer of the Battleford Column, Second Division of the North West Field Force, sent out to suppress the 1885 resistance. Entries from March 17 - July 16, 1885. Entries mostly include communications regarding troop movements.
Restrictions on accessThere are no restrictions on access.
ContributerMurphy, George B. (author)
Copyright holderPublic domain
Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesDiaries
Provenance Access PointSaskatchewan Archives Board General
PlaceBatoche, Saskatchewan, Canada
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 6
Cultural regionPlains
NamesGrasset, Col
Middleton, Frederick Dobson, 1825-1898
Murphy, George
Otter, William Dillon, 1843-1929
Riel, Louis, 1844-1885
Northwest Resistance
Armed Forces
Date Range(s)1880-1889
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