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Indigenous Peoples – The Canadian Encyclopedia:

History of the Algonquin First Nation

Overview of KICHI SÌBÌ ANISHINÀBEG History (external link)

The Algonquin Presence 2
History of the Algonquin Nation


Local Basketmaking
1763 Royal Proclamation
Human History - Pre 1700s (external link)
Our Area's Early First Nations Trails
First Nations Bent Tree Markers
Indigenous Use of the Rideau Waterway
Chief Shawanipinessi and the Forgotten 1844 Land Tract Reserve in Bedford, Oso and South Sherbrooke Townships

The Story of Turtle Island (video - part way down page)

Additional Sources of Information (external links)

Ardoch Algonquin First Nation

Shabot Obaadjiwan First Nation

Algonquins of Ontario

Algonquins of Pikwakanagan

Omamiwinini Pimadjwowin (The Algonquin Way)

Reconciliation Canada

Truth & Reconciliation Commission

Tay River Algonquian First Nation

Lanark County Neighbours for Truth & Reconciliation

Renfrew County & District Aboriginal Friendship Centre (Facebook)

Perth, the Capital of the District of Dalhousie; from the N-East bank of the River Tay - painting by Thomas Burrowes, 1828, Archives of Ontario, I0002141

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