Call #: MSS C555/2/14.11 no.83
Author: Morton, Arthur Silver
Title: John Morrison. 1932.
Description: 5 pages.
Notes: Morrison arrived at Cannington Manor in 1882 and started working for Captain Pierce. Later he moved on to his own homestead. He also provides a brief note about the encounter some of the homesteaders had with the Indians during the Northwest Resistance of 1885.
Morton Manuscript Collection, Special Collections, University of Saskatchewan Libraries.
History: In the early 1930s Dr. A. S. Morton gathered information about Cannington Manor, the unique British colony located in south-east Saskatchewan. One of his contacts was Mrs. A. E. Hewlett who had a close relationship with the first settlers of Cannington Manor.
Subject: Cannington Manor Papers
Hewlett, A. E. Papers
Homesteaders - Cannington Manor, Saskatchewan
Northwest Rebellion, 1885
Other Author: Morrison, John

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