Alexander Begg's Red River journal and other papers relative to the Red River Resistance of 1869-1870

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Creator Begg, Alexander merchant
Morton, William Lewis
Title Alexander Begg's Red River journal and other papers relative to the Red River Resistance of 1869-1870
Identifier P000532
Subject Rebellions and Regimental Histories--Red River Rebellion
Begg, Alexander, 1839-1897
Diaries
Journaux intimes
Red River Rebellion, 1869-70
Rouge, Rébellion de la rivière, 1869-1870
1870
Notes print xxiii, 636, xvi p., illus., ports., fold. map.; 25 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description Edition limited to 600 copies, 550 of them numbered. Reprinted, New York: Greenwood Press, 1969 (cciii, 636p.). Includes Morton's introduction (pages 1-148), Begg's journal (151-394), and "Documents relating to the Red River Resistance, 1869-1870": "Letter from Charles Mair to Holmes Mair, November 19, 1868"; "Letter from a Half-Breed (L.R.) to <i>Le Nouveau Monde </i>, February 1, 1869"; "Special correspondence by Charles Mair to the <i>Globe </i>, April 25, 1869"; "Abbé Dugas to Bishop Taché, August 29, 1869"; "A letter from Red River giving the grounds on which the resistance was begun, October 6, 1869"; "Extract from private letter of Governor William Mactavish on the beginnings of the resistance, October 13, 1869"; "Special correspondence by J.J. Hargrave in the <i>Montreal Herald </i>on the beginning of the resistance, November 6, 1869"; and "Louis Riel's notes of the sessions of the November convention of the English and French, November 16 to December 1, 1869."
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