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Series consists of

Bilingual equivalent

Date(s)

1924-1956

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

0.1 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of records created and/or maintained by the Pelly Agency Agency. The series includes central registry files and paylists.

Textual records
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Archival reference no.
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Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Biography / Administrative history

The Pelly Agency in Saskatchewan, formerly known as the Assiniboia-Swan River Agency, was responsible for bands in the Treaty 4 region of Manitoba and Saskatchewan. The first agent was appointed in October 1888. The agency was also referred to variously as Fort Pelly, or Swan River. In 1969 the Pelly Agency merged with the Crooked Lake Agency to form the Yorkton District. Regional Administrative Histories, 1958-1990, (Bands, Agencies, Districts). Unpublished draft in the possession of the RG10 archivist, prepared by Peter Kiefl et al.

Finding aid 10-12: Guide to Indian Bands and Agencies in Western Canada, 1871-1959.

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

Accruals
No further accruals are expected.

Related materials
Related records may also be found in the following series: Crooked Lake Agency, Yorkton District Office, and Saskatchewan Regional Office.

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