York Factory

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Early Days at York Factory

Alternate Title
The Canadian Magazine
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Beckles Willson
Description
Article extracted from The Canadian Magazine discusses the history of the Hudson's Bay Company.
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Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Donald Saunders, York Factory Band

Alternate Title
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - Transcriptions of Public Hearings and Round Table Discussions
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Donald Saunders
Description
The file contains a presentation by Donald Saunders, York First Nation. Saunders discusses "the relocation of the York Factory Band, the Treaty Land Entitlements, the Northern Flood Agreement, land claims and land exchanges." Following the presentation Commissioner Chartrand discusses some of the issues raised with Saunders.
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Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples: Presentation by Peter Sinclair, Mathias Colomb Cree Nation

Alternate Title
Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples - Transcriptions of Public Hearings and Round Table Discussions
Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Peter Sinclair
Mathias
Description
The file contains a presentation by Peter Sinclair, Mathias Colomb Cree Nation. Sinclair discusses "our day to day nightmare with the ongoing obstruction and interference by Government Bureaucracies." Sinclair relates some of the Cree Nation's history with regard to resource exploitation, residential schools, land use, racism, the negative impact of hydro-electric development, and related concerns. Following the presentation Commissioner Wilson discusses some of the issues raised with Sinclair after which the Commission's sitting is concluded for the day.
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The York Factory Medical Journals, 1846-52

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Jody F. Decker
Canadian Bulletin of Medical History, vol. 14, no. 1, Spring, 1997, pp. 107-131
Description
Discusses the only surviving medical ledgers in the 200-year history of the Hudson's Bay Company, which span the years 1846 to 1852 at the post; records indicate five per cent of case records were for Aboriginal peoples.
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York Factory National Historic Site of Canada

Web Sites » Governmental
Author/Creator
Parks Canada
Description
Includes information on the history of the Hudson's Bay Company and the fur trade, as well as virtual tour, activities, and visitor information dealing with the site.
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