Tag Canadian Folklore

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Metis Post Secondary Education Review

Metis Post Secondary Education Review

Metis post-secondary education literature review published by the Aboriginal Knowledge Learning Centre, 2009.
Berland (Breland), Edward b. 1799

Berland (Breland), Edward b. 1799

Profile of Edward Berland (Breland) written by Chalk Courchene. http://www.oregonpioneers.com/OR_Pioneer_Families.htm
Jerome, Andre (b. 1829): Metis Pioneer

Jerome, Andre (b. 1829): Metis Pioneer

A Metis pioneer family is profiled. The Jerome's are descendants of Francois Amable Jerome who accompanied LaVerandrye west in the 1730s.
Rivière Sale now St. Norbert

Rivière Sale now St. Norbert

The historic Metis community of St. Norbert formerly known as Riviere Sale is profiled.
Métis Connections to Land

Métis Connections to Land

An ISE Project description posted by Gabrielle Legault at:…
Petition from the Swampy Cree of St. Peters Reserve

Petition from the Swampy Cree of St. Peters Reserve

Shortly after Treaty One was signed in 1871, the Swampy Cree who had been placed with the Saulteaux at Reserve #1, at St. Peter's complained that they had not…
Carlton House Journal James Bird

Carlton House Journal James Bird

James Bird's journal entries at Carlton House. These 1817 entries record the fur trade war activities of the NWC and HBC.
Bird, James: Comments on Battle of Seven Oaks

Bird, James: Comments on Battle of Seven Oaks

James Bird writes about the Battle of Seven Oaks and talks to Jean Baptiste Letendre dit Batoche whose son Joseph (b. 1800), an employee of the NWC, was killed by…
Morrisette, Paul George Pikaties (b. 1868)

Morrisette, Paul George Pikaties (b. 1868)

A profile of George Morrissette. both George and his wife Marianne Ledoux were active in the 1885 Metis Resistance.
Metis Community Profiles: The Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples

Metis Community Profiles: The Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples

In September and October 2012, the Senate Committee travelled to several Métis communities across Western Canada and the Northwest Territories. The committee held…
Riel Family Tree: Extended

Riel Family Tree: Extended

This family tree was a Louis Riel Institute community project carried out at Riel House National Historic Site, 2013.
Leveille, Pierre b. 1856

Leveille, Pierre b. 1856

Pierre Leveille was one of the Metis who signed the Cypress hills Metis Hunting Band petition for a reserve in 1878. He also signed a Fort Walsh Metis petition to…
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