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Fort Chipewyan homecoming

a journey to native Canada

by Morningstar Mercredi

  • 63 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Lerner Publications in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fort Chipewyan (Alta.),
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Chipewyan Indians -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Métis -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Cree Indians -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Chipewyan Indians -- Social life and customs.,
    • Métis -- Social life and customs.,
    • Cree Indians -- Social life and customs.,
    • Indians of North America -- Canada -- Social life and customs.,
    • Fort Chipewyan (Alta.) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Fort Chipewyan (Alta.)

    • About the Edition

      Twelve-year-old Matthew Dunn learns about the traditional ways of his Chipewyan, Cree, and Métis ancestors on a trip to Fort Chipewyan, in Alberta, Canada.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 47).

      Statementby Morningstar Mercredi ; photographs by Darren McNally.
      SeriesWe are still here
      ContributionsMcNally, Darren, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.C59 M47 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL978544M
      ISBN 10082252659X, 0822597314
      LC Control Number96015786

      May 8, Fort Chipewyan Bicentennial Museum, Fort Chipewyan - See 3 reviews, articles, and photos of Fort Chipewyan Bicentennial Museum on Tripadvisor/5(3). Fort Chipewyan Homecoming: A Journey to Native Canada. Illustrated by Darren McNally. Lerner Publications Company, Peters, Russell. Clambake: A Wampanoag Tradition. Photographs by John Madama. Lerner Publications Company, Reid, Betty, and Ben Winton. Keeping Promises: What is Sovereignty? and Other Questions about Indian Country.

        Fort Chipewyan residents have for years suspected that industrial activity upstream of them was connected to cancers and rare illnesses in their community. See Fort Chipewyan for yourself, and. Fort Chipewyan, commonly referred to as Fort Chip, is a hamlet in northern Alberta, Canada, within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. It is located on the western tip of Lake Athabasca, adjacent to Wood Buffalo National Park, approximately kilometers north of .

      Songs from the Loom: A Navajo Girl Learns to Weave (We Are Still Here) [Monty Roessel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In this unique series, Native American authors examine their cultural traditions, from Navajo rug weaving in the Southwest to wild rice gathering in northern Minnesota.   Hundreds of crosses and grave markers with dates spanning centuries in the cemetery in Fort Chipewyan, Alta. on Sept. 12, Established in , Fort Chipewyan is the oldest settlement in Alberta.


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