Call #: Shortt FC3214 .P65 1886
Title: Polémiques et documents touchant le Nord-Ouest et l'exécution de Louis Riel.
Published: Montréal, Impr. de l'Etendard, 1886.
Description: ca. 320 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes: "Extraits de l'Etendard."
"Premier fascicule se rapportant principalement aux évènements antérieurs à 1885."
Accompanied by two excerpts from the main work, which are entitled 'Documents officiels constatant les nombreuses plaintes et réclamations des Métis du Nord-Ouest' (32 p.), and 'La Situation par Alexandre Taché' (10 p.)
Although principally concerned with the 1870 Resistance, this collection also reprints 'Les Métis,' Riel's last political statement; 'Le peuple contre Sir John!,' an attack on Macdonald's government for the hanging of Riel; and a series of official documents listing the claims and complaints of the Métis in 1885.
Subject: Red River Rebellion, 1869-1870
Riel, Louis - Letters
Métis - Grievances - 1880s
Riel, Louis - Execution
Other Author: Taché, Alexandre Antonin, 1823-1894

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