Browsing by Subject "Treaty #8 -- Interpretation of"

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  • Boucher, Adam; Deranger, J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-02-10)
    80-year-old Adam Boucher discusses the scene of Treaty #8 negotiations ; and choice of treaty or scrip.
  • Auger, August; Crane, Ernest (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    Interview relates to understanding of Treaty #8 promises; the establishment of Wabasca Reserves; and the loss of treaty status by many people in the area.
  • Sound, August; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-11-23)
    A very brief interview touching on treaty rights and on the history of the Swan River Reserve.
  • Simpson, Billy; Deranger, J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-02-07)
    Interviewee recounts stories told to him by his father about the signing of Treaty #8; denial of Indian requests for reserve; and traditional lifestyle.
  • Simpson, Billy; Deranger, J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-02-07)
    A brief account of the treaty negotiations at Fort MacKay and of the subsequent failure to obtain a reserve at Peace Point.
  • Courtoirelle, John James (Chief); Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975)
    The chief of the Beaver Ranch Reserve describes how the establishment of Wood Buffalo National Park has affected the Indians.
  • Courtoirelle, John James (Chief); Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-03-14)
    The chief of Beaver Ranch Reserve discusses unsuccessful attempts to have Beaver Ranch and Tall Cree Reserves expanded.
  • Trindle, Colin (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-01-17)
    Mr. Trindle, aged 70 [approximately], is a former chief. He speaks of the promise of a reserve in Trout Lake/Peerless Lake area.
  • Gibot, Felix; Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-02-05)
    Discussion of the signing of Treaty 8 at Fort Chipewyan, and treaty promises; relationship between Crees and Chipewyans; and how the location of schools has forced people to settle in areas where they are unable to pursue ...
  • Bruno, Francis; Deranger, J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-02-07)
    An interview which discusses the negotiation of Treaty 8 at Fort Chipewyan, and promises made ; problems of insufficient land for trapping on Chipewyan Reserve ; and alcohol abuse among native people.
  • Cardinal, Frank (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    Frank Cardinal (aged 68), chief of the Sucker Creek Reserve, discusses Treaty #8 and its interpretation, the establishment of the reserves around Lesser Slave Lake, and problems facing a chief in modern times.
  • Prince, Frederick; McLean, Dan; Courtorielle, Lawrence (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-11-25)
    Interviewee's father, from Peguis Reserve in Manitoba, was interpreter at Treaty #8. Discussion is about treaty promises and the sale of reserve lands.
  • Okeymaw, George; Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-09-11)
    Interviewee was 6 years old at signing of Treaty 8. He describes the establishment of reserves around Lesser Slave Lake; and the need for more reserve land.
  • Okeymaw, George; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975)
    Understanding of treaty promises; distribution of food, ammunition, etc. in earlier times; interesting accounts of home-made agricultural equipment (as well as that supplied by Dept. of Indian Affairs).
  • Prince, Henry (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    Interviewee is former member of Sawridge Band, now living on Metis colony. He describes breaking of treaty promises relating to fishing rights.
  • Halcrow, Frank; Halcrow, Alice; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-11-21)
    Frank Halcrow, aged 59, describes: taking of Treaty 8; establishment of reserves at Lesser Slave Lake; current problems due to small size of these reserves. Also tells story of a moose hunting expedition at time of great ...
  • Gladue, Delvine, Mrs.; Capot, Dave; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    Mrs. Gladue describes treaty days she remembers and how she understood the treaty promises.
  • Gray, Mrs. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-11-25)
    In this brief interview this elderly lady tells what she remembers of the treaty promises.
  • Gambler, Peter; Drisco, Mabel; Frederick, Mrs.; McLean, Dan (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-01-30)
    A short interview in which the interviewees answer questions about their understanding of Treaty 8.
  • Gambler, Peter; Drisco, Mabel (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    Short interview discussing promises made in Treaty 8.