Browsing by Subject "Metis -- Political organization"

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  • Hope, Adrian; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976)
    Adrian Hope has been active in Metis politics since the 1920s. He was involved in the organization of the Metis Association of Alberta, the Ewing Commission hearings, and the development of Metis colonies in Alberta.
  • Bishop, Alec; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-09-09)
    Mr. Bishop is a long time resident of Green Lake, Saskatchewan He talks about problems in the area, his work for the Metis people and his impressions of Malcolm Norris and Howard Adams.
  • Sanderson, Alfred; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976)
    Mr. Sanderson was a member of the Metis Association organized by Brady and Norris.
  • Quandt, Allan; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-21)
    Allan Quandt has lived in northern Saskatchewan for over 30 years. He was a friend of Malcolm Norris and Jim Brady.
  • Davis, Art; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-07-05)
    Art Davis, a professor of sociology, hired Jim Brady as a research technician/interviewer for work in the north. Davis discusses Brady's work, his personality, his politics and compares Brady to Malcolm Norris.
  • Pocha, Bud; Roy, Alma (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1984-04-30)
    Interview is a general account of Mr. Pocha's life. He describes his involvement in early Metis organizations, and discusses his view on ways to improve the situation of natives.
  • Fosseneuve, Charles; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-18)
    A long time resident of Cumberland House talks about conditions in the area during the years that Jim Brady was living there.
  • Harding, David James; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-08-11)
    Discusses Malcolm Norris and his political views, his involvement with the Neestow Project, his visions for the future, his family, his frustrations and short-comings.
  • McLean, Don; Welsh, Christine (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1983-03-31)
    Consists of an interview with Don McLean, a non-Indian employed at the Gabriel Dumont Institute in Regina. At the time of the interview he was writing a book on the history of the Metis nation.
  • Nielson, Don; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-08-10)
    Don Nielson was one of the original organizers of the Metis Association of Saskatchewan in 1964. He talks about the differences between Metis groups in the north and south and Norris's fight against government funding.
  • Nielson, Don; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-08-10)
    One of the original organizers of the Metis Association of Saskatchewan in 1964 discusses problems within native organizations between north and south, status and non-status, Liberal and CCF.
  • Lavallee, Edward; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-11)
    Mr. Lavallee was active in various native organizations in Saskatchewan in the 1960s.
  • Fiddler, Evelyn; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-09-13)
    Evelyn Fiddler talks about the early meetings of the Metis Association in Prince Albert.
  • MacDonald, Gus; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-29)
    Mr. MacDonald worked with the CCF government to help organize the commercial fishing industry in Saskatchewan.
  • Wheaton, Helen E.; Wheaton, Joe; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-17)
    Helen and Joe Wheaton lived in Prince Albert where Joe worked for the Saskatchewan government. They were active in the CCF party and became friends of Malcolm Norris and Jim Brady.
  • Reydon, Helga M.; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-15)
    Helga Reydon worked for many years for the Department of Natural Resources in Prince Albert. She knew Malcolm Norris, Jim Brady and Pete Tomkins.
  • Pelletier, Henry; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1978-03-17)
    Mr. Pelletier moved from Lestock to the Green Lake area under the Metis resettlement program.
  • Adams, Howard; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-20)
    Howard Adams, the first Metis in Canada to obtain a Ph.D., was at one time the president of the Metis Association of Saskatchewan. He was impressed by the political awareness of the people and attributes this to the work ...
  • Carriere, James E.; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-08-18)
    Jim Carriere is a resident of Cumberland House and worked for Jim Brady when the latter was a field officer for the CCF government. Carriere discusses Jim Brady's strengths and weaknesses, Brady's life in Cumberland House, ...
  • Fietz, Janet; Dobbin, Murray (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1976-06-18)
    Highlights the conditions in La Ronge in the 1930s and 1940s and the first meetings of the Metis Association organized by Jim Brady.