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First Nations in Canada (Government of Canada site)- provides background information for educators spanning from Pre-Contact to present day.

First Nations in Canada

First Nations in Canada is an educational resource designed for use by young Canadians; high school educators and students; Aboriginal communities; and anyone interested in First Nations history.

"List of Halfbreeds who have withdrawn from Treaty, July 21, 1886"

Alberta On Record

Online archives for the Archives Society of Alberta.

Four Souls (the son of Little Bear) - Cree - 1909

Four Souls (the son of Little Bear) - Cree - 1909

“Charles (left) and Joseph Riel, brothers of Louis Riel.” Source: Library and Archives Canada, MIKAN no. 3191523.

Métis Children of Red River

Peter Rindisbacher, watercolour, “Métis family,” 1826. Métis Children of Red River Little information that relates specifically to Red River Métis children has been compiled by historia…

Louis David Riel (22 October 1844 – 16 November 1885) was a Canadian politician, a founder of the province of Manitoba, and a political and spiritual leader of the Métis people of the Canadian prairies. Riel sought to preserve Métis rights and culture as their homelands. He rallied the French-speaking Metis and the English-speaking half breeds by stressing their common grievances with Eastern interests. He is regarded by many as a Canadian folk hero today. His arrest, trial, and execution…

Louis David Riel (22 October 1844 – 16 November 1885) was a Canadian politician, a founder of the province of Manitoba, and a political and spiritual leader of the Métis people of the Canadian prairies. Riel sought to preserve Métis rights and culture as their homelands. He rallied the French-speaking Metis and the English-speaking half breeds by stressing their common grievances with Eastern interests. He is regarded by many as a Canadian folk hero today. His arrest, trial, and execution…

Ambroise Dydime Lepine, Metis leader during Red River rebellion. [ca. 1880s] Date: [ca. 1880s]

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Ambroise Dydime Lepine, Metis leader during Red River rebellion. [ca. 1880s] Date: [ca. 1880s]

Proud to be Metis.......

Proud to be Metis.......

Ambroise Dydime Lepine, Metis leader and son. [ca. 1880s]

The Glenbow Museum > Archives Photographs Search Results

Ambroise Dydime Lepine, Metis leader and son. [ca. 1880s]

Mixed blood Fur trader 1870 - Métis people (Canada) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Métis

Mixed blood Fur trader 1870 - Métis people (Canada) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Métis de la Gaspésie

Gaspe Peninsula, Lower St-lawrence, Magdalen Island Metis Aboriginal Nation (G.P.L.S.L.M.I.M.A.N)

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RED RIVER OX CART

From Where Hails the Red River Ox?

by Larry T. Dake, Copyright 2010 Photo: Encylcopedia of French Cultural Heritage in North America Red River fur-traders developed the Red River cart — but where did they get the ox? (In the early years of the 19th century the Red River carts were pulled exclusively by horses.) A man named Lord Selkirk was responsible. *Selkirk was born at Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland (Kirkcudbrightshire is bounded on the north and northwest by Ayrshire — home of the Ayrshire cow); being the 5th Earl of…

famous metis!!!

famous metis!!!

ProvisionalMetisGovernment - Métis people (Canada) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Métis

ProvisionalMetisGovernment - Métis people (Canada) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia