A New Era: Thunder Breeding Hills SeriesThis title is a part of the series
Catalogue Number: DP0006
Producer: Dacian Productions Inc.
Subject: Canadian History, Canadian Social Studies, First Nations Studies, History, Social Studies
Grade Level: 6 - 8, 9 - 12
Country Of Origin: Canada
Copyright Year: 2003
Running Time: 23:00
Closed Captions: Yes
Cypress Hills was an ideal place for cattle ranchers and many settled there over time. By 1906, many farmers had settled there. In 1913, the Canadian Government finally granted the band a reserve in the Cypress Hills. In 1975, after living without any assistance for 93 years, the government paid the band its treaty benefits.
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