Browsing by Subject "Metis -- Political organization"

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  • Goodwill, Jean I.; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-03)
    A registered nurse talks about her friendship with Malcolm Norris and the development of Friendship Centres in Prince Albert and Winnipeg and school integration in La Ronge.
  • Izbister, Jimmy; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-07-12)
    Mr. Izbister discusses life in La Ronge before and after the road came as well as the early meetings of the Metis Association and problems in the north resulting from welfare payments.
  • Stanley, Joan; Pearlstone, Carol (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-06)
    NOTE: Joan Stanley is a research worker with the Metis Society of Saskatchewan. Her mother was Indian and her father white. She shares her experiences of growing up Metis in a white community, of the Metis Society of ...
  • Amyotte, Joe; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-08-11)
    Joe Amyotte was president of the southern Saskatchewan Metis organization from 1966 and president of the combined southern and northern group until 1970 when he was defeated by Howard Adams. He was responsible for the ...
  • Emms, John; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-03-16)
    John Emms was an Indian agent for the federal government. He talks about work in the Kamsack area as a community development officer. He also disusses attitudes within the Indian Affairs department and the CCF/NDP governments' ...
  • Wright, Keith F.; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-11)
    Keith Wright was employed in the penitentiary service and was also the president of the board of directors of the Prince Albert Indian/Metis Friendship Centre.
  • Cook, Lawrence; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-18)
    Lawrence Cook knew Jim Brady in 1949/50. He talks about the CCF government policies and how the people reacted to them, the Legion, and the various Co-op efforts that were tried in Cumberland. He is the only informant to ...
  • Pambrun, Leonard Frank; Arnault, Brenda (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-03-14)
    Interview is a general account of his life. He describes his role in local Metis organization.
  • Morin, Leon; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-09-11)
    Mr. Morin was one of the first people in Green Lake to join the Metis Association.
  • Salter, Liora; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-02)
    Liora Salter is a left wing activist who worked in Green Lake with the Neestow Project in the mid-sixties.
  • Garneau, Louis; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-08-08)
    Louis Garneau was a cousin of Jim Brady and spent much of his youth with Jim. He speaks of working in the north during the 20s and 30s and of his recollections of Jim's family and political interests.
  • Laliberte, Louis; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-09-11)
    Mr. Laliberte was involved in the early establishment of the Metis Association of Saskatchewan and talks about conditions in the north and how the Metis Association has improved them.
  • McLeod, Malakai; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-07-15)
    Malakai McLeod talks about conditions in the north and the changes brought about by the CCF government to help the native people.
  • Norris, Malcolm (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-09-19)
    A reunion in Prince Albert to commemorate Malcolm Norris. Speakers recall incidents illustrating the various aspects of Norris's life.
  • McDougall, Mederic; Pearlstone, Carol (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-07-12)
    Mr. McDougall is descended from French and Scottish halfbreeds and is active in the Metis Society of Saskatchewan. He gives an account of the Metis way of life and philosophy, the Riel Rebellion, shares memories of WWI, ...
  • Robinson, Olive; Roy, Alma (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-03-11)
    Interviewee gives a general account of her life.
  • Clarke, Phyllis; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-06-14)
    Phyllis Clarke was a member of the Communist party and political associate of Norris and Brady. She talks about the political atmosphere in the Prince Albert area in the fifties as well as the political beliefs and ...
  • Carriere, Pierre; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-18)
    Pierre Carriere was a close friend of Jim Brady. He talks about the history of Cumberland House, social life as it changed from the pre-war period to the present ; Jim Brady's role as a leader in the community ; the fishing ...
  • Dorion, Pierre; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976)
    Pierre Dorion was a young boy when Jim Brady was living in Cumberland House from 1948-1951. Dorion talks about Brady's attempts to organize a Metis Society and his efforts to get people jobs in the area.
  • Deverell, Robert J.; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-30)
    Discusses Jim Brady's philosophy, politics and interests in comparison with Malcolm Norris.