File Indian Treaty No. 10 Album - Indian Treaty No. 10 Album

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Indian Treaty No. 10 Album

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Indian Treaty No. 10 Album

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  • 1926 (Collection)
  • 1920-1926 (Creation)

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1 album (196 photographs: prints, b&w)

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Album of photos taken by J.D. Paterson (also contains some photos of him) in northern Saskatchewan on a Treaty Trip, 1926.

Contents include: "The Party" (image 1), "The start from Big River" (2), "Ready to leave Big River" (3), and "Saskatchewan R[iver]" (4), on page 1; images of Dipper Rapids (5-6), men in canoes on Beaver River (6), and Bloodstone River (7-8), p.2; images of Cowan River (9, 11) and "View of Elco 4 HP engine, attached to lead canoe" (10), p.3; views of Reindeer River (12, 13, 15) and Dipper Rapids (14), p. 4; images of rapids on Churchill River (16, 18, 19) and La Loche River (17, 23-26), pp. 5-7; views of various other rapids, pp.8-11, 13, 14; village in northern Manitoba, p.12; Hudson's Bay Company Boats at Lac du Brochet, pp.12, 15; "Drying moose meat" (74), p.23; Catholic Church (ca. 1926), with children outside, captioned "R.C. Chapel, Buffalo Reserve", on p. 26; various Catholic clergy (83-85), pp.26-27; English church mission, Indian school staff, and children, at Lac la Ronge, on pages p. 31, 46, 47, 53; "R.C. Church at Lac Du Brochet, top of Reindeer Lake" (88) and "English Church at Stanley" (89), on p.29; English church mission, Indian school staff, and children, at Lac la Ronge, pp. 31, 46, 47, 53; "Lac La Plonge - Indian School and Buildings" (94-97), p.33; "Isle a La Crosse" (101) and "R.C. Church at Pelican Narrows" (102), p.35; "Huskies" (106), p.36; "Hudson's bay Post at South-End, Reindeer Lake" (107-108), "Black and White" (109), "Lunch Time" (110), p.37; "Bridge on Crooked River" (119), "Hudson's Bay Company Post, Wapatchawanak, Churchill River" (120), "Issuing rations to Indians" (121), and "Meal Time" (122), p.41; "View of Elto Motor" (1-1), "Montreal River" (1-2), and "Outboard motor towing canoes on lac la Ronge" (1-4), p.43; images at and near the Lac La Ronge Hudson's Bay Company Post (2-3, 2-2, 2-5), pp.44-45; "Rapid River Falls..." (22-6), p.45; "Church of England Mission, Lac la Ronge" (3-5, 3-2), p.47; Scenes on the river. "Scene on the Nipakemew River" (4-4, 4-5, 4-3, 5-1), pp.48-50; "Camped along the Bow River" (4-1), p.48; scenes at Pipestone Lake, pp.50-53; Hall Brothers, Lac La Ronge, p.54; "Trout caught in Lac la Ronge" (12-4) and "Packing on Sucker River Portage" (13-1), p.55; "Indian packing supplies" (13-4), p.58; "Scow used for freighting on the Churchill" (15-3), "Looking across the Churchill towards Souris River Post" (15-6), p.60, "Hudson's Bay Post, Stanley" (21-3), p.69; "Nipawin ferry on the Saskatchewan" (27-3), "Tracking canoe up Saskatchewan River by means of a tow line" (27-2), p.75; "New Catholic Indian School, Sturgeon Landing" (26-1), "Indians camped on Frog Portage" (24-3), p.77.

Several images of rapids are also contained in the album, including the following locations: Dipper rapids, pp. 2, 4; La Loche rapids, p. 7; Dead Horse rapids, p. 7; Whitesand rapids, pp. 8, 13; Up-side Down rapids, p. 8; Rapid River rapids, pp. 45, 70-73; Fish River, etc., pp. 61, 62, 64; Needle rapids, p. 61; Trout rapids, pp. 62-66; Stoney Mountain rapids, p. 67; Scoop rapids, pp. 78-80; Reindeer River rapids, p. 11.

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  • English

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Negatives are available for select items from this album (as marked on pages).

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General note

Indian Treaty No. 10 Album p. 23, 41 -- same as R-A1011 (2). Negative for photo on p. 23

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Negatives for 31, 46, 47

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Indian Treaty No. 10 Album p. 39, 55, 57, 73, 74, 77, 78 - Negative p. 73, p. 78

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Indian Treaty No. 10 Album

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Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.



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  • English

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  • Latin


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