|Commission to Study Halfbreed Land Claims - 1901|
|Description:||Note: The title and description of this document uses wording that was common to mainstream society of that time period in history. As such, it contains language that is no longer in common use and may offend some readers. This wording should not be construed to represent the views of the Indigenous Studies Portal or the University of Saskatchewan Library.
This file contains a variety of documents pertaining to the Halfbreed Scrip Commission in the Saskatchewan District of the North West Territories following the Northwest Resistance. It also contains documents referring to the scrip issued to scouts who took part in suppressing the 1885 uprising. Also includes a photocopy of an article titled Souvenir of a trip in the Saskatchewan District 1900 / to Samuel McLeod, Esq., with the compliments of N.O. Cote." Also contains a photocopy of the Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the year 1900-1901 that relates to the Commission. Also includes correspondence relating to the acquisition by Sr. Josephine Ouellet, Diocesan Archivist of Prince Albert, Sask. of copies of photographs from the Public Archives of Canada in 1986.