Call #: Shortt FC3215 .C43S64 1886
Author: Chapleau, Joseph-Adolphe, Sir, 1840-1898
Title: Speech of Hon. J. A. Chapleau on the motion made, before the House of Commons on the 11th March, 1886, to blame the government for having allowed the execution of Louis Riel : (from the official debates) House of Commons, March 24th, 1886.
Published: Montreal : Imprimerie générale, 1886.
Description: 40 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes: Cover title.
Original and photocopy for use.
Chapleau was a leader of the Bleu and a French Canadian conservative in Macdonald's government. In his speech he expresses his view of the Resistance and presents his justification for Riel's execution.
Subject: Chapleau, Joseph-Adolphe, Sir
Riel, Louis - Execution
Canada - Politics and government - 1880s
Other Author: Riel, Louis, 1844-1885

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