Resources and Links
Bryan, Liz. The Buffalo People: Prehistoric Archaeology on the Canadian Plains.
Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1991.
Dempsey, Hugh A. Indian Tribes of Alberta.
Calgary: Glenbow Museum, 1986.
Hauck, Philomena and Kathleen M. Snow. Famous Indian Leaders.
Calgary: Detselig, 1989.
Huck, Barbara and Doug Whiteway. In Search of Ancient Alberta.
Winnipeg: Heartland Publications, 1998.
McMillan, Alan D. Native Peoples and Cultures of Canada: An Anthropological
Overview. 2nd edition.
Vancouver: Douglas and McIntyre, 1995.
Morrison, Bruce R. and C. Roderick Wilson, Eds. Native Peoples: The Canadian
Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1991.
Price, Richard T., Ed. The Spirit of the Alberta Indian Treaties. 3rd Edition.
Edmonton: University of Alberta Press, 1999.
Waldman, Carl. Atlas of the North American Indian.
New York: Facts on File Publications, 1985.
Ward, Donald. The People: A Historical Guide to the First Nations of Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba.
Saskatoon: Fifth House, 1995.
Williamson, Paul. First Nations People.
Toronto: Emond Montgomery, 1999.
(Please note: These links are provided as further information but we are not responsible for the contents of or any products or services offered in such Third Party Sites.)
The Provincial Museum of Alberta (PMA): http://www.pma.Edmonton.ab.ca
Glenbow Museum: http://www.glenbow.org
Pictograph Robes of the Plains First Nations http://www.glenbow.org/srobe/srobe.htm
Winter Count http://www.glenbow.org/archhtm/winter.htm
The University of Calgary Applied History Research Group (Department of History) Multimedia History Tutorials: http://www.ucalgary.ca/HIST/tutor
Luxton Museum of the Plains Indian http://collections.ic.gc.ca/luxton.
Indian and Northern Affairs Canada (Government of Canada) http://www.inac.gc.ca/.
Lethbridge Family History Centre. History pertaining to southern Alberta First Nations. Includes information on battles, biographies on Chiefs and a collection of links. http://www.lethfhc.org/Native.htm. WEBSITE UNAVAILABLE AS OF JUNE 2001.
Métis Nation of Alberta
Métis Settlements General Council of Alberta http://www.metis-settlements.org/
North Peace Tribal Council http://www.nptc.ab.ca/
Wind Speaker "Canada's National Aboriginal News Source"
Treaty 7 Tribal Council. Includes a history of the nations who signed Treaty 7. http://www.treaty7.org/
Hudson's Bay Company Archives http://www.gov.mb.ca/chc/archives/hbca/index.html
Dene Cultural Institute: http://www.deneculture.org/
First Nation Information Project. National in scope, but includes many useful links, along with a directory of First Nations (including a listing of those in Alberta). http://www.johnco.com/firstnat/
National Archives of Canada. Online Treaty 8 Exhibit. http://www.archives.ca/exec/naweb.dll?fs&0513&e&top&0
Canada's Native Peoples (Volume II, Canada Heirloom Series). Contains a fairly extensive history of native peoples from the various regions of Canada, including the plains people of Alberta. Contains some excellent images. http://collections.ic.gc.ca/heirloom_series/volume2/volume2.htm
The Assembly of First Nations. http://www.afn.ca/
Michif Historical and Cultural Preservation Society. Loaded with information on Métis history, culture and life (including clothing, food and lodging). http://www.vcn.bc.ca/michif
Aboriginal Digital Collections http://aboriginalcollections.ic.gc.ca/e/index.html
Métis Resource Centre http://www.metisresourcecentre.mb.ca/
Heritage Databank Consulting. Mostly plain text, but does provide historical information on natives and the fur trade of the northwest.