Call #: Shortt FC3661 .M14 1977
Author: MacGregor, James Grierson
Title: A History of Alberta / James G. MacGregor
Published: Edmonton : Hurtig, 1977
Description: 335, 32 p., ill., maps, ports. ; 23 cm
Notes: Includes index
First ed. published 1972
Includes a brief chapter on the Riel Resistance of 1885 and its impact on the district of Alberta. Even though the Indians were suffering from bad economic conditions, few if any joined the Métis in Saskatchewan. Alberta's white settlers were disturbed by the rumours of the Resistance, and stories of the massacre at Frog Lake near the Saskatchewan border.
Subject: Alberta - History

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