Proclamation to the people of the North-West

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Creator Riel, Louis
Assiniboia. Provisional government, 1869-1870
Title Proclamation to the people of the North-West
Identifier P000591
Subject Rebellions and Regimental Histories--Red River Rebellion
Prairie Provinces--Politics and government
Red River Rebellion, 1869-70
Rouge, Rébellion de la rivière, 1869-1870
1870
Notes print Broadside: 50 lines.; Type-page, 24.3 x 11 cm.
Language English
Media Text
Contributor University of Alberta
Description In the text President Riel pardoned "all those whom political differences led astray for a time," declared the public highways open, and stated that the Hudson's Bay Company could resume business. For facsimile <i>see </i>Bruce Peel, <i>Early printing in the Red River Settlement 1859-1870 </i>, page 32.
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