Browsing by Subject "Treaty #8 -- Land allocation"

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Browsing by Subject "Treaty #8 -- Land allocation"

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  • Testawits, Angela; Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973-12-05)
    Interview covers allocation of large areas of land to interviewee's father-in-law, and the subsequent sale of land by her husband.
  • 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.
  • Trindle, Colin; Beaver, Alfred J. (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974)
    Mr. Trindle, aged 78, has spent most of his adult life in the Trout Lake/Peerless Lake area and is a former chief--talks about promises of a reserve in the area; surveying of boundaries; duration of occupation of area; and ...
  • 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.
  • Sound, Frank; Saddleback, Rose (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-13)
    This 62-year-old speaks of the history of Lesser Slave Lake Reserves; and gives details of the history of Swan River Reserve.
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • Mustus, Jean Marie; Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975-03-26)
    Mr. Mustus, aged 78, is the grandson of Mustus, the first chief of the Sucker Creek Reserve. This is an unusual interview in that he displays fairly positive feelings about the treaty. Also talks of generosity of the H.B.C. ...
  • Charles, John Felix (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-12-04)
    Mr. Charles, aged 83, describes the treaty promises and boundaries of the Sturgeon Lake Reserve.
  • Lalonde, Pat (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1972-11-23)
    This 83-year old gentleman talks about work as trapper, farmer, builder, carpenter; a serious accident at High Prairie; work as councillor on the Drift Pile River Reserve and developments on that reserve; and about ...
  • Isadore, Phillip; Saddleback, Rose (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-14)
    Mr. Isadore, aged 72, a former councillor on Drift Pile River Reserve, recounts a history of Drift Pile River Reserve, and of other reserves around Lesser Slave Lake.
  • MacDonald, Phillip; Lightning, Richard (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1973)
    Lifetime chief of the Fort MacKay band gives a brief account of the signing of Treaty 8; talks about Fort MacKay band reserves, how they are located a long way from Fort MacKay where people reside.
  • Gladue, Philomene; Saddleback, Rose (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1977-07-13)
    Mrs. Philomene Gladue recounts the history of Swan River Reserve, and the history of other Lesser Slave Lake Reserves.
  • Hickey, Lynne (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1974-04)
    Sixty-three elders' interviews from the Treaty 8 area were reviewed for references to land, and of these, all but fourteen contain some sort of statement about land.
  • Okeymaw, William (Canadian Plains Research Centre, 1975)
    William Okeymaw attended the signing of Treaty 8 when he was 12 years old. He talks about: signing of treaty; treaty promises; establishment of reserves around Lesser Slave Lake; and expansion of these reserves as population ...