North-West Rebellion
The District of Saskatchewan in 1885 (within the black diamonds) included the central section of Saskatchewan and extended into present-day Alberta and Manitoba. The Métis conflict area is circle...
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Numbered Treaties
The Numbered Treaties (or Post-Confederation Treaties) are a series of eleven treaties signed between the Aboriginal peoples in Canada (or First Nations) and the reigning monarch of Canada (Victoria, ...
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The Canadian Crown and Aboriginal peoples
The association between the Canadian Crown and Aboriginal peoples of Canada stretches back to the first decisions between North American indigenous peoples and European colonialists and, over centurie...
The Canadian Crown and Aboriginal peoples - Wikipedia
Great Peace of Montreal
The Great Peace of Montreal was a peace treaty between New France and 40 First Nations of North America. It was signed on August 4, 1701, by Louis-Hector de Callière, governor of New France, and 1300 ...
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Treaty 6
Treaty 6 is an agreement between the Canadian monarch and the Plain and Wood Cree, Assiniboine, and other tribes of Indians at Fort Carlton, Fort Pitt and Battle River. The area agreed upon by the Pl...
Stephen Graham Jones
Stephen Graham Jones is a Blackfeet Native American author of experimental fiction, horror fiction, crime fiction, and science fiction. He shares a fan base with fellow authors Will Christopher Baer ...
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French and Indian War
The French and Indian War (1754–1763) was the North American theater of the worldwide Seven Years' War. The war was fought between the colonies of British America and New France, with both sides suppo...
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Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry
The Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry, also known as the Berger Inquiry after its head Justice Thomas Berger, was commissioned by the Government of Canada on March 21, 1974 to investigate the social, ...
Mi'kmaq
The Mi'kmaq (also Micmac, L'nu and Mi'kmaw)(/ˈmɪkmæk/; [miːɡmax]), are a First Nations band, indigenous to Canada's Atlantic Provinces and the Gaspé Peninsula of Quebec. They call this region Mi'kma'...
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Burnt Church Crisis
The Burnt Church Crisis was a conflict in Canada between the Mi'kmaq people of the Burnt Church First Nation and non-Aboriginal fisheries in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia between 1999 and 2002.
A...
Two Row Wampum Treaty
The Two Row Wampum Treaty, also known as Guswhenta or Kaswhenta and as the Tawagonshi Agreement of 1613 or the Tawagonshi Treaty, is an agreement said to have been made between representatives of the...
Draper Site, Wendat (Huron) Ancestral Village
The Draper Site is a precontact period (late fifteenth-century) Huron-Wendat ancestral village located on a tributary of West Duffins Creek in present-day Pickering, Ontario, approximately 35 kilometr...
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Blackfoot Confederacy
The Blackfoot Confederacy or Niitsitapi (meaning "original people") is the collective name of three First Nation band governments in the provinces of Saskatchewan, Alberta, and British Columbia. It is...
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Mary Greyeyes
Mary Greyeyes-Reid (1920 – 2011) was the first woman of the First Nations to join the Canadian Women’s Army Corps. She was part of the Muskeg Lake Cree Nation north of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada,...
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Bloody Falls Massacre
The Massacre at Bloody Falls was an incident that took place during Samuel Hearne's exploration of the Coppermine River on the 17 July 1771. Chipewyan and "Copper Indian" Dene men led by Hearne's guid...
The Kids Book of Aboriginal Peoples
The Kids Book of Aboriginal Peoples is a book written by Diane Silvey and illustrated by John Mantha, about Canada's First Nations. The book discusses how the Natives were influenced by the contact wi...
Black Lodge Singers
The Black Lodge Singers of White Swan, Washington are a Native American northern drum group led by Kenny Scabby Robe, of the Blackfeet Nation. The Black Lodge Singers are largely drawn from his twelve...
History of Saskatchewan
History of Saskatchewan encompasses the study of past human events and activities of the province of Saskatchewan, the middle of Canada's three prairie provinces. Archaeological studies give some clue...
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Buffalo jump
A buffalo jump is a cliff formation which Native Americans historically used in order to hunt and kill plains bison in mass quantities.
Hunters herded the bison and drove them over the cliff, brea...
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Where the Spirit Lives
Where the Spirit Lives (1989) is a drama film about Aboriginal children in Canada being taken from their tribes to attend residential schools for assimilation into majority culture. Written by Keith...
Where the Spirit Lives - Wikipedia