Metis outpost: Memoirs of the first schoolmaster at the Metis settlement of Kelly Lake, B.C., 1923-1925

By: Andrews, G. S

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very light shelf wear only to cover corners. Creaseless covers and spine, square, solid binding, text/interior is clean, neat and free of marking of any kind. 340 pages in oversize format with maps, b&w photos, drawings, ; Gerry Andrews, former Surveyor General and Boundaries Commissioner for British Columbia, writes of his time as a young schoolmaster to the Metis people at Kelly Lake, the way they lived, a Kelly Lake Metis genealogy, and the changes he witnessed on numerous travels through the area in later years. Subjects include the John Bennett tragedy, Archival material, Cree commentary and vocabulary and Geographics.including: the John Bennett tragedy, Archival material, Cree commentary and vocabulary and Geographics.

Title: Metis outpost: Memoirs of the first schoolmaster at the Metis settlement of Kelly Lake, B.C., 1923-1925

Author: Andrews, G. S

Categories: History, General, Canada, Homesteading,

Publisher: U.S.A., By Author: 1985

ISBN Number: 0969216904

ISBN Number 13: 9780969216902

Binding: Oversize Paperback

Book Condition: Near Fine

Size: XL

Seller ID: 137025

Keywords: History, Northern Alberta, Early 1900's, Kelly Lake, Cree, Liquor Smuggling, British Columbia, Peace River, Pine Pass, Rockies, Sekani, Jasper Barkerville, Fort St. James, Pouce Coupe, Quesnel, Kamloops, ,