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Image No: ND-8-373

Title: Riels' Cabinet

Date: [ca. 1869-1870]

Remarks: Copied by photographer W.J. Oliver at a later date.

Subject(s): Red River Rebellion, 1869-1870

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Image No: NB-16-564

Title: "Long Dog", Sioux Chief, and George W. Wells, late of "B" troop at Fort Walsh, Saskatchewan.

Date: 1876

Photographer/Illustrator: Anderton, T.G.N.

Remarks: Long Dog was one of Sitting Bull's best aides. An annotation gives the name as George Wills rather than Wells. The image was copied by photographer W.J. Oliver at a later date. See also NA-936-35.

Subject(s): Firearms / Sioux - Personalities / Sioux - Clothing / Riel Rebellion, 1885 / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Officers

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Image No: ND-8-391

Title: Treaty 7 parchment, signed in 1877.

Date: 1877

Remarks: Signed at Blackfoot Crossing, southern Alberta. The image was copied by photographer W.J. Oliver at a later date.

Subject(s): Blackfoot - Treaties / Documents / Blackfoot - Government relations / Treaty 7

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Image No: NB-16-530

Title: Group of North-West Mounted Police, at Fort Calgary, Alberta.

Date: 1879

Remarks: The image was copied by photographer W.J. Oliver at a later date.

Subject(s): Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Officers / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Uniforms / Calgary, Alberta - Police

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Image No: ND-8-392

Title: Deerfoot, Blackfoot runner.

Date: [ca. 1880s]

Photographer/Illustrator: Boorne & May., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: Also known as Api-kai-ees. Lived ca. 1864-1897. Later copied by W. J. Oliver.

Subject(s): Blackfoot - Personalities / Blackfoot - Clothing

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Image No: ND-8-252

Title: Fort Calgary, Alberta

Date: August 1881

Photographer/Illustrator: Dawson, G. M., Geological Survey of Canada

Subject(s): Fort Calgary, Alberta / Calgary, Alberta - Views / Calgary, Alberta - Buildings

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Image No: NB-16-565

Title: Blackfoot Chiefs, southern Alberta.

Date: 1884

Remarks: L-R front row: Chief Crowfoot, Blackfoot; Eagle Tail, Peigan; Three Bulls, Blackfoot. L-R back row row: Jean L'Heureux; Red Crow, Blood; Sergeant Alf Leury.
See also NA-1241- 99 and NA-13-1. The image was copied by photographer W.J. Oliver at a later date.

Subject(s): Blackfoot - Personalities / Blackfoot - Clothing / Blood - Personalities / Blood - Clothing / Peigan - Personalities / Peigan - Clothing / Riel Rebellion, 1885 / Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Officers

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Image No: ND-8-374

Title: Battlefield at Fish Creek, Saskatchewan.

Date: April 24, 1885

Photographer/Illustrator: Oliver, W.J., Calgary, Alberta

Subject(s): Log cabins and buildings / Fish Creek, Saskatchewan - Buildings / Fences / Riel Rebellion, 1885 / North West Rebellion

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Image No: ND-8-390

Title: Chief Crowfoot, Blackfoot.

Date: 1885

Photographer/Illustrator: Ross, Alexander, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Remarks: Appears to be a copy negative of the 1885 photograph by A.J. Ross of Calgary. See also NA-29-1 and NA-3700-3.

Subject(s): Blackfoot - Personalities / Blackfoot - Clothing

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Image No: ND-8-366

Title: Calgary's first town council.

Date: 1886

Photographer/Illustrator: Ross, Alexander J., Calgary, Alberta

Remarks: L-R back row: Councellor S. J. Hogg; Assessor J. Campbell; Solicitor H. Bleeker; Cousellor Doctor N. J. Lindsay; Councellor J. H. Millward; Councellor S. J. Clarke; Chief J. S. Ingram; Collector J. S. Douglas; Councellor J. S. Freeze.
L-R front row: Mayor George Murdoch; Treasurer Charles Sparrow; Clerk T. T. A. Boys.
Calgary photographer, W.J. Oliver, made a copy negative of this image, and this is found in the Oliver fonds at Glenbow.

Subject(s): Eye-glasses / Calgary, Alberta - Personalities / Calgary, Alberta - Local government

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