Call #: Shortt AP5 .W3 v.2
Author: Richardson, R. L.
Title: Riel's Second Rebellion
Notes: Richardson provides a sympathetic account of the grievances of the Métis in the Northwest Territories and their attempts to seek redress through consititional means before resorting to armed rebellion. The article also comments on the devastation in the Métis community following the rebellion and, in contrast, the positive role the Rebellion played in "opening up the country."
Subject: Northwest Rebellion, 1885 - Causes
Métis - Grievances
Red River Rebellion, 1869-1870
Journal: The Week, v. 2, no. 40, 3 September 1885, pp. 628-29.

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