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Indigenous Law / Indigenous Legal Traditions

This guide looks at Indigenous legal traditions created by Indigenous legal orders.

Pre-confederation Treaties

Treaties of Peace and Neutrality (1701 - 1760)

Peace and Friendship Treaties (1725-1779)

Royal Proclamation of 1763

Peguis Selkirk Treaty (1817)

A treaty signed between Lord Selkirk and five Chiefs of the Red River Valley (MACHE WHESEAB, MECHKADDEWIKONAIE, KAYAJIESKEBINOA, PEGOWIS, and OUCKIDOAT)

Robinson-Superior and Robinson-Huron Treaties (1850)

Douglas Treaties (Vancouver Island Treaties) (1850-1854)

Upper Canada Land Surrenders and the Williams Treaties (1764-1862/1923)

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