Indian government under Indian Act legislation, 1868-1951: R5-183/1980E-PDF

"This report was prepared to assist policy people to put in historical context band council powers and election systems for possible current revisions to the Indian Act. Though there existed a variety of governing systems among the diverse native tribes before the advent of European cultures, the following is a survey of the Canadian Government's legislated approach."--p. iii.

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Department/Agency Indian and Northern Affairs Canada.
Title Indian government under Indian Act legislation, 1868-1951
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note "January 1980"--p. iv. Digitized edition from print [produced by Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada]. Issued also in French under title: L'administration indienne en vertu de la législation relative aux indiens, 1868-1951.
Date 1980.
Number of Pages iv, 96 p.
Catalogue Number
  • R5-183/1980E-PDF
Subject Terms Indians, Governance