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image no.: 72495
contact sheet: A2444
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: (L- R): Wally Hill; Benson Wincure, Executive Director Of The Western Canada Pictorial Index; Dave Mcdowell And His Wife Linda Mcdowell, Attending The Opening Of The Metis Photo Exhibition At Winnipeg City Hall By The Western Canada Pictorial Index
subject(s): ExhibitionsHistoryMetisPersonalitiesPhotographyWomen
date: 2002
 
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image no.: 9274
contact sheet: A0289
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
title: A long party from Ontario leaving Edmonton for Klondike using a Red River Cart.
description: It is claimed that the cart once belonged to Louis Riel and the Indian Pony that once belonged to Poundmaker.
subject(s): MetisRed River CartsRiel
date:
 
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image no.: 22651
contact sheet: A0751
collection: Picturesque Canada Collection
description: A Metis Trader’S Camp. Portrayed Here Is A Family That Traded Across The Prairies With The Natives For Pelts In Exchange For Manufactured Goods Such As Cooking Utensils, Cloth, Blankets, And Tools. Sketch By Smedley From Picturesque Canada
subject(s): CampsMetisTeepees
date:
 
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image no.: 26127
contact sheet: A0876
collection: Women's Studies Collection
description: A Metis Woman, Mrs. Ballantyne Bread, Seated In Foreground Beside A Camp Fire With A Tripod Made From Wooden Poles Holding A Large Cooking Pot. In The Background Behind Her Is A Log House Or Cabin From The Riel Rebellion Near Battleford, Saskatchewan
subject(s): CabinsHousesMetisPersonalitiesRielUtensilsWomen
date: 1919c
 
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image no.: 8901
contact sheet: A0277
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Adorable Metis Child, Sitting In A Chair Wearing A Hat Over His Eyes And Moccasins. Note The Wall Construction Of The House Behind Him And The Simply Constructed Chair
subject(s): BuildingsChildrenCostumesFurnitureMetis
date: 1934
 
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image no.: 20786
contact sheet: A0679
collection: Charleswood Historical Society Collection
description: An Abandoned Metis Home On Lafleche Property West Of Perimeter Highway In Charleswood, Winnipeg, Mb. House Was Built In 1860 By Branconnier. (Colour)
subject(s): BuildingsHousesMetis
date:
 
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image no.: 7441
contact sheet: A0232
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Church Of St. Antoine De Padoue, Batoche, Sk
subject(s): BuildingsChurchesMetisRiel
date:
 
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image no.: 72493
contact sheet: A2444
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Cindy Sciberras, Executive Director Of Heritage Winnipeg; Aku Deaba; And Tom Dixon, Attending The Opening Of The Metis Photo Exhibition By The Winnipeg Pictorial Index At Winnipeg City Hall In 2002. (Note The Metis Photos On The Walls In The Background
subject(s): Blacks - CanadaExhibitionsHistoryMetisPersonalitiesPhotographyWomen
date: 2002
 
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image no.: 22963
contact sheet: A0763
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Cuthbert Grant The Younger, The First Metis Leader, Was Born In1793 And Died In1854. By 1814, The Metis Had Already Identified Themselves As A Distinct "New Nation". Cuthbert Grant Had Emphasized This Fact In June, 1816 When He Unfurled The Flag Bearing A White Infinity Symbol On A Blue Background, Which Later Became The Metis National Flag. He Was The Founder Of Grantown; Leader Of Metis At The Battle Of Seven Oaks; And A Clerk In North West Company
subject(s): MetisPersonalitiesPolitics
date: 1816c
 
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image no.: 72492
contact sheet: A2444
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Dan Vandell, City Of Councillor, Speaking At The Opening Of The Metis Photo Exhibition By The Winnipeg Pictorial Index At Winnipeg City Hall In 2002
subject(s): ExhibitionsMetisPersonalitiesPhotographyPolitics
date: 2002
 
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image no.: 26429
contact sheet: A0887
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Dog-Drawn Cariole In Front Of A Log Building. Metis Appear On Right. Photo From A Glass Lantern Slide
subject(s): BuildingsCariolesDogsHousesMetis
date: 1900c
 
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image no.: 21311
contact sheet: A0702
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Drawing Of Gabriel Dumont
subject(s): MetisPersonalitiesPolitics
date:
 
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image no.: 9131
contact sheet: A0284
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Drawing Of Newspaper Riots In Winnipeg. Paper Unknown. Papers Wrecked Were Nor' Wester, Le Metis, And The Manitoban. The Liberal Survived. The Free Press Began Publishing This Year During The Hiatus And Got Off To A Fine Start
subject(s): JournalismMetisNewspapersRiots
date: 1872
 
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image no.: 9130
contact sheet: A0284
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Drawing Of Newspaper Riots In Winnipeg. Papers Wrecked Were Nor' Wester, Le Metis, And The Manitoban. The Liberal Survived. The Free Press Began Publishing This Year During The Hiatus And Got Off To A Fine Start
subject(s): JournalismMetisNewspapersRiots
date: 1872
 
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image no.: 9064
contact sheet: A0282
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: First Nations People Commemorating (Celebrating) In C1898 At Batoche, The Memory Of The Fallen First Nations People And Metis During The 1885 Resistance. On The Extreme Right, (In A White Hat) Behind The Women Can Be Seen Moise Ouellette, The Organizer Of The Celebration
subject(s): CelebrationsCostumesEventsMetisPersonalitiesWomen
date: 1898
 
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image no.: 58747
contact sheet: A1802
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: First School In Berens River, Mb. John Berens On The Extreme Left, David Flett Next To Him, Ken Everette In The Corner. Photo Courtesy Of Darlene Overby
subject(s): ChildrenEducationMetisSchoolsTowns
date:
 
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image no.: 8201
contact sheet: A0257
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Gabriel Dumont, Leader Of Metis Army Under Louis Riel
subject(s): MetisNorth West RebellionPersonalitiesRiel
date: 1885
 
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image no.: 22958
contact sheet: A0763
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Gabriel Dumont, Metis Military Leader Of The Metis Resistance At Batoche
subject(s): MetisMilitaryNorth West RebellionPersonalities
date: 1885c
 
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image no.: 26123
contact sheet: A0876
collection: Women's Studies Collection
description: Grace Marie Anderson, Alberta'S First Metis Princess
subject(s): EventsMetisPersonalitiesWomen
date: 1978, February 14
 
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image no.: 72498
contact sheet: A2444
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Graveyard At Batoche, Sk, Where Metis Who Took Part In The North West Rebellion Of 1885 Are Buried. Note The Fence Around The Graves With Wooden Crosses
subject(s): CemeteriesFencesGravesMetisNorth West Rebellion
date:
 
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image no.: 57120
contact sheet: A1746
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Guillaume (French Word For William) Sayer. He Was Defended By Louis Riel Sr., In A Court Trial In 1849
subject(s): CostumesMetisPersonalitiesPolitics
date:
 
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image no.: 26451
contact sheet: A0888
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Half-Breeds Running Buffalo, Photo Of A Painting By Paul Kane From Glass Lantern Slide
subject(s): BuffaloHorsesHuntingMetis
date: 1849c
 
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image no.: 19576
contact sheet: A0632
collection: Nora Hiam Collection
description: Head And Shoulder Shot Of The Honourable John Norquay, Premier Of Manitoba. (See Also A1805-58821)
subject(s): MetisPersonalitiesPolitics
date:
 
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image no.: 58821
contact sheet: A1805
collection: Kathleen Chisholm Collection
description: Honourable John Norquay (1841-1889) Ex-Premier Of Manitoba. He Was Born At St. Andrew'S To Isabella And John Norquay On May 8, 1841. His Parents Died When He Was Very Young And He Was Adopted By His Grandather, James Spence. He Was The Firstpremier Born In Manitoba From 1878 - 1887. First He Was A Teacher, Then In The Fur Trade, And Later A Farmer And A Politician. He Was Appointed A Member Of The Executive Council And Minister Of Public Works And Agriculture On December 14, 1871 Til 1874. Was Provicial Secretary In March 1875 And The Next Year Became Minister Of Public Works. He Formed The New Goverment And Held The Offices Of Premier, President Of The Executive Council And Provincial Treasurer. He Was Appointed Railway Commmissioner On Sept 1886.At The Time Of His Death He Was The Only Mla Who Had Continuously Held A Seat In The Legislative Assembly Since Its Inception. He Spoke Fluently In English, French, Cree And Saulteaux. He Was A Member Of The Manitoba Club, The Anglican Synod And Exec Committee Of Rupertsland. He Was Part Scotch. He Died On July 5, 1889. Photo From The John James Chishom Collection Courtesy Of Kathleen Chisholm
subject(s): Fur TradeMetisPersonalitiesPolitics
date: 1888c
 
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image no.: 58748
contact sheet: A1802
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Interior View Of A Classroom In Berens River With The Teacher, Miss Reid, And Students. “God Bless Queen Elizabeth” Is Printed On The Blackboard. Photo Courtesy Of Darlene Overby
subject(s): ChildrenEducationMetisSchoolsStudentsTownsWomen
date:
 
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image no.: 26137
contact sheet: A0876
collection: Women's Studies Collection
description: Interior View Of House In Metis Colony At Keg River, Ab. Seen Are Two Metis Women In Kitchen
subject(s): BuildingsHousesMetisWomen
date: 1953, September
 
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image no.: 20314
contact sheet: A0661
collection: Charleswood Historical Society Collection
description: Interior View Of Metis House, Built During 1860 -1870
subject(s): ArtifactsBuildingsHousesMetis
date:
 
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image no.: 26096
contact sheet: A0875
collection: Women's Studies Collection
description: Jennifer S.H. Brown And Jaqueline Peterson Inside University Of Winnipeg Library, Authors Ofthe New Peoples: Being And Becoming Metis In North America (University Of Manitoba Press, 1985)
subject(s): LibrariesMetisPersonalitiesUniversitiesWinnipeg BuildingsWomen
date: 1986, January
 
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image no.: 57122
contact sheet: A1746
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Julie Lagimodiere, Louis Riel’S Mother
subject(s): CostumesMetisPersonalitiesRielWomen
date: 1867c
 
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image no.: 72522
contact sheet: A2445
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Large Group Of Workers Threshing With Horses And Wagons, Tractor And Machinery
subject(s): AgricultureHarvestingHay RacksHorsesMachineryMetisThreshingTownsTractors
date:
 
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image no.: 72494
contact sheet: A2444
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Lorraine Freeman, Executive Director Ot The Metis Resource Centre Speaking At The Opening Of The Metis Photo Exhibition By The Winnipeg Pictorial Index At Winnipeg City Hall In 2002. The Metis Resource Centre Also Helped With The Exhibition Providing Some Of The Photos And Much Of The Information For The Photos In The Collection
subject(s): ExhibitionsHistoryMetisPersonalitiesPhotographyWomen
date: 2002
 
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image no.: 57121
contact sheet: A1746
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Louis Riel As A Boy
subject(s): ChildrenMetisPersonalitiesRiel
date:
 
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image no.: 57116
contact sheet: A1746
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Louis Riel, Manitoba Metis Leader
subject(s): MetisPersonalitiesPoliticsRiel
date: 1880c
 
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image no.: 57118
contact sheet: A1746
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Louis Riel, Manitoba Metis Leader As A Very Young Man
subject(s): MetisPersonalitiesPoliticsRiel
date:
 
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image no.: 40316
contact sheet: A1349
collection: Dennis Downey Collection
description: Louis Riel, The Political Leader Of The Metis Resistance At Batoche, Founder Of The Province Of Manitoba. This Photo Was Probably Done While He Was In Custody In Regina
subject(s): CostumesMetisPersonalitiesRiel
date: 1885c
 
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image no.: 71317
contact sheet: A2396
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Metis Couple With Their Dog. The Woman Is Wearing A Shawl
subject(s): CostumesDogsMetisWomen
date: 1900c
 
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image no.: 26129
contact sheet: A0876
collection: Women's Studies Collection
description: Metis Family At Lesser Slave Lake
subject(s): ChildrenCostumesMetisWomen
date:
 
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image no.: 23459
contact sheet: A0783
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Monument At St. Francois Xavier, Mb, Dedicated To (Metis) Cuthbert Grant 1793 - 1854
subject(s): MetisMonumentsTowns
date: 1984
 
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image no.: 23460
contact sheet: A0783
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Monument At St. Francois Xavier, Mb, Dedicated To (Metis) Cuthbert Grant 1793-1854
subject(s): MetisMonumentsTowns
date: 1984
 
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image no.: 58738
contact sheet: A1802
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Mr. C. D. Street, A Teacher, And His Students At The 2nd Berens River School In Berens River, Mb. Mr. Street Married Winnie Monkman From Matheson Island. Photo Courtesy Of Darlene Overby
subject(s): ChildrenEducationMetisSchoolsStudentsTowns
date:
 
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image no.: 72491
contact sheet: A2444
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Murray Burt, Journalist And Former Editor Of Winnipeg Free Press; President Of The Commonwealth Journalist Association Speaking At The Opening Of The Metis Photo Exhibition By The Winnipeg Pictorial Index At Winnipeg City Hall In 2002
subject(s): ExhibitionsJournalismMetisPersonalitiesPhotography
date: 2002
 
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image no.: 40324
contact sheet: A1349
collection: Dennis Downey Collection
description: Ox Drawn Red River Cart. Photo By Duffin And Company, Winnipeg. Photo Courtesy Dennis Downey
subject(s): MetisOxenRed River Carts
date: 1905c
 
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image no.: 40325
contact sheet: A1349
collection: Dennis Downey Collection
description: Ox-Drawn Red River Cart With 2 Metis Women In Cart And A Metis Man In Front Holding The Harness Of The Ox. The Cart Was First Develped By A Metis In About 1800. The Cart Was Of All Wood Constructio; No Nail Or Any Other Metal Part Was Used In The Making Of It. The Wheels Were About 5 Feet High; The Body Of The Cart Was 3 Feet Wide And 5 To 6 Feet Long. This Cart Ws Capable Of Carrying Up To 1000 Pounds. Oxen Could Travel About 20 Miles In A 10-Hour Day. Photo From Stereoscopic Image By Ingersoll View Company
subject(s): HarnessMetisOxenRed River CartsWomen
date: 1905c
 
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image no.: 40399
contact sheet: A1351
collection: New Democratic Party Collection
description: Peter Kozub Stands At St. Boniface Cathedral Graveside Of Louise Riel And Sings His Own Composition In Tribute To The Metis Leader Who Was Hanged 99 Years Ago. The Ceremony Featured Other Tributes And Laying Of Wreaths
subject(s): ChurchesGravesMetisPersonalitiesRielWinnipeg Buildings
date: 1984, November 16.
 
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image no.: 12630
contact sheet: A0390
collection: Major L.J. Charles Collection
description: Photo Taken During Location Survey Of Grand Trunk Pacific Tofield-Calgary Branch. A Metis Hunter And Family In Front Of Log Cabin Home On Western Prairie
subject(s): BuildingsCabinsChildrenCostumesDogsHousesMetisPrairies
date: 1910
 
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image no.: 56999
contact sheet: A1741
collection: S.A. Keighley Collection
description: Picnic At Grand Rapids Tramway. (L- R): Lily Ballantyne Mckay Holding Gert Lawrence, Her Husband With Their Sons Herb And William, Gladys Mckay In Front Of One Of Her Ballantyne Cousins
subject(s): ChildrenMetisPersonalitiesPicnicsWomen
date: 1917
 
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image no.: 57030
contact sheet: A1742
collection: S.A. Keighley Collection
description: Pierre Dareo Or Peter Dorion, A French Half-Breed (Metis) Who Was At Cedar Lake
subject(s): MetisPersonalities
date: 1917
 
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image no.: 7440
contact sheet: A0232
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Rectory, 1883 And Church 1884 Of St. Antoine De Padoue, Batoche, Sk
subject(s): BuildingsChurchesMetisRiel
date:
 
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image no.: 10513
contact sheet: A0328
collection: York Factory Collection
description: Red River Cart & Half-Breed Hunters' Camp.
subject(s): MetisRed River Carts
date: 1872c
 
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image no.: 8434
contact sheet: A0264
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
title: Residential students being transported in the back of a truck, Brandon Indian Residential School, Brandon, Manitoba.
description: It was not unusual for these schools to convert a truck to carry students for sporting events, school outings, and work crews.
subject(s): BuildingsMetisSchoolsStudentsTransportationTrucks
date: 1936c
 
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image no.: 57114
contact sheet: A1746
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Standing Jean Marie Poitras , The Husband Of Henriette (Nee Riel), Who Is Sitting On Left. Henriette Was Born In 1861, And Died In 1898). Sitting At Right Is Julie Lagimodiere, Mother Of Henriette Riel (And Louis Riel Not In Photo). Sitting On The Floor Are Angelique Riel (Born 1883, Died 1894) And Her Brother Jean Riel (Born 1882, Died 1908), The Orphan Children Of Louis Riel And Marguerite Monet. After The Execution Of Louis Riel In November, 1885, His Wife Marguerite Passed Away Six Months Later In May, 1886. Their Deaths Left Their Two Children Orphans In The Care Of Their Grandmother, Julie Lagimodiere. Julie'S Daughter Henriette Also Helped In The Care Of The Children. Julie Raised Her Grandson As Jean Monet (His Mother'S Maiden Name) To Protect Him From Any Prejudices Because Of Who His Father Was (Louis Riel)
subject(s): ChildrenMetisPersonalitiesPoliticsRielWomen
date: 1887c
 
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image no.: 58749
contact sheet: A1802
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: The Second School In Berens River, Mb. Showing The Grounds Around The School And Students. Photo Courtesy Of Darlene Overby
subject(s): ChildrenEducationMetisSchoolsStudentsTowns
date:
 
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image no.: 8925
contact sheet: A0277
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Tintypes. Photo On Metal Of Metis
subject(s): CostumesMetis
date: 1900c
 
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image no.: 26128
contact sheet: A0876
collection: Women's Studies Collection
description: Two Metis Women, Mrs. Ballantyne Bread (On Left) Seated In Front Of The Tent And Mrs. Hungry On The Ground In The Entrance Of The Tent At North Battleford, Saskatchewan. Photo By H. Pollard.
subject(s): CostumesMetisTentsWomen
date: 1919
 
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image no.: 23822
contact sheet: A0797
collection: Duncan McLean Collection
description: W.J. Mclean, Employee Of Hudson'S Bay Company, In Centre At Table Accompanied By Two Other Men Enjoying Tea At Shore Of Nelson River. Men In Background May Be Metis
subject(s): Hudson Bay CompanyMetisPersonalitiesRivers
date:
 
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image no.: 58745
contact sheet: A1802
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Wedding Of Stanley Everett And Annie Macdonald In Beren’S River, Mb. Photo Courtesy Of Darlene Overby.,
subject(s): MetisTownsWeddings
date: 1953
 
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image no.: 58744
contact sheet: A1802
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Wedding Party Of Oswald Green And Vereena Showanash On A Boat Called “Jack Pine”. Photo Courtesy Of Darlene Overby.,
subject(s): BoatsMetisTownsWeddingsWomen
date: 1955c
 
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image no.: 58743
contact sheet: A1802
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Wedding Party Of Oxwald Green And Vereena Showanash On A Boat “Eden”. Photo Courtesy Of Darlene Overby.,
subject(s): BoatsMetisTownsWeddingsWomen
date: 1955c
 
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image no.: 57793
contact sheet: A1767
collection: Miscellaneous Collection
description: Women And A Member Of The Clergy At Ste. Anne, Mb. Photo Courtesy Of Verna De Laronde, Camperville, Mb
subject(s): MetisReligionWomen
date: 1940c