By Nolan Bicknell on July 14, 2017
Posted in Charitable Organizations, Education, History, Politics | Tagged fonds, historical documents, history, Metis, Société historique de Saint-Boniface, Union nationale métisse Saint-Joseph du Manitoba | Leave a response
Société historique de Saint-Boniface makes it easier to access troves of historical information, including scores of Indigenous documents previously hidden away.
By Nolan Bicknell on July 12, 2017
Posted in Charitable Organizations, Education, History, Northwest | Tagged Battle of Seven Oaks, Chief Peguis, David Chartrand, Hudson's Bay, Main Street, Manitoba Historical Society, Manitoba Metis Federation, Metis, North West Company, reconciliation, Robert Semple, Rupertsland Boulevard, Selkirk Settlers | Leave a response
However the tragic events are described – a battle, a massacre, an incident – the monument helps us understand the painful process of building a nation.