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Alberta. As Long As the Sun Shines, the Rivers Flow and the Grass Grows. Edmonton: Government of Alberta, 1977.
Andrews, Isabel Ann. "The Crooked Lakes Reserves: A Study in Indian Policy in Practice From the Qu'appelle Treaty to 1900." MA Thesis, University of Regina, 1972.
Bitternose, Kathleen S. Factors Influencing the Site Selection for Saskatchewan's Reserves After the Signing of Treatyno. 4. 1994.
Buckley, Helen. From Wooden Ploughs to Welfare: Why Indian Policy Failed in the Prairie Provinces. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1992.
Carter, Sarah. "The Genesis and Anatomy of Government Policy and Indian Reserve Agriculture on Four Agencies in Treaty Four, 1874-1897." PhD Thesis, University of Manitoba, 1987.
Carter, Sarah. Aboriginal People and Colonizers of Western Canada to 1900. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1999.
Chalmers, John W. Laird of the West. Calgary: Dtselig Enterprises, 1981.
Dempsey, Hugh A. Big Bear: The End of Freedom. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1984.
Dempsey, James. "Persistence of a Warrior Ethic Among the Plains Indians." Alberta History 36,no. 1 (1988): 1-10.
DIAND. Select Papers: Evolution of Treaty Concepts Generally, Aboriginal Title, Etc. Ottawa: Treaties and Historical Research Centre, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, 1973.
Dyck, Noel. "The Negotiation of Indian Treaties and Land Rights in Saskatchewan." In Aborigines, Land and Land Rights, ed. Nicolas Peterson and Marcia Langton, 405-15. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, 1983.
Federation of Saskatchewan Indians. Elders' Interpretation of Treaty 4: A Report on the Treaty Interpretation Project. Saskatoon: Federation of Saskatchewan Indians,s, 1978.
Friesen, Jean. "'Magnificent Gifts': The Treaties of Canada with the Indians of the Northwest, 1869-76." Transactions of the Royal Society of Canada 1,no. 5 (1986): 41-51.
Gosse, R., Henderson, J. Y., and R. Carter. Continuing Poundmaker and Riel's Quest: A Compilation of the Presentations Made At a Conference on Aboriginal Peoples and Justice. Saskatoon: Purich Publishing, 1994.
Innes, Rob. "'I Do Not Keep the Lands nor Do I Give Them Away:' Did Canada and Plains Cree Come to a Meeting of the Minds in the Negotiations of Treaty Four and Six?" Journal of Indigenous Thought 2,no. 2 (1999).
Kuhlen, Daniel J. A Layperson's Guide to Treaty Rights in Canada. Saskatoon: University of Saskatchewan Native Law Centre, 1985.
Larmour, Jean, and Bernice Drummond. "Edgar Dewdney, Commissioner of Indian Affairs and Lieutenant Governor of the North West Territories 1879-1888." MA Thesis, University of Regina, 1969.
Longclaws, Lyle N. History of the Plains-Ojibway and the Waywayseecappo First Nation. Rossburn, Manitoba: Waywayseecappo First Nation, 1996.
The Maguire Group. Treaties One to Eleven: A Synthesis of the Study 1971-1976 on the History of the Fulfilment of the Crown's Obligations. Ottawa: Treaty Policy Directorate, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, .
McKay, Raoul J. "A History of Indian Treaty Number Four and Government Policies in Its Implementation 1874-1905." MA Thesis, University of Manitoba, 1973.
McQuillan, Aiden D. "Creation of Indian Reserves on the Canadian Prairies, 1870-85." The Geographical Review 70,no. 4 (October 1980): 379-96.
Milloy, John S. The Plains Cree: Trade, Diplomacy and War. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 1988.
Morris, Alexander. The Treaties of Canada with the Indians of Manitoba and the North-West Territories, Including the Negotiations on Which They Were Based, and Other Information Related Thereto. 1880; reprint, Toronto: Prospero Books, 2000.
Nakaneet First Nation: Agricultural and Other Benefits Under Treaty 4. Ottawa: Indian Claims Commission, 1999.
Peers, Laura. The Ojibway of Western Canada. Winnipeg: University of Manitoba Press, 1994.
Peers, Laura. The Colony Chief: Peguis and the Nature of Leadership Among the Red River Ojibway. n.d.
Pratt, Alan. Discussion Paper Regarding the Natural Resources Transfer Agreements of the Prairie Provinces: The Numbered Treaties and Extinguishment: A Legal Analysis. Ottawa: Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, 1993.
Price, Richard T., ed. New Perspectives on the Alberta Indian Treaties. Edmonton: Indian Association of Alberta, 1976.
Raby, S. "Indian Land Surrenders in Southern Saskatchewan." Canadian Geographer 17,no. 1 (1973): 36-52.
Ray, Arthur J., J.R. Miller, and Frank Tough, eds. Bounty and Benevolence: A History of Saskatchewan Treaties. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2000.
Russell, Dale. Eighteenth Century Western Cree and Their Neighbours. Hull, Quebec: Canadian Museum of Civilization, 1991.
Stonechild, Blair A. and Bill Waiser. Loyal Till Death: Indians and the North-West Rebellion. Calgary: Fifth House Publishers, 1997.
Taylor, John L. "The Development of an Indian Policy for the Canadian North-West." PhD Thesis, Queen's University, 1975.
Taylor, John L. Treaty Research Report: Treaty Four (1874) = Rapport de recherche sur les traités : Traité No 4 (1874). Ottawa: Treaties and Historical Research Centre, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, 1987.
Tough, Frank. "Aboriginal Rights Versus the Deed of Surrender: The Legal Rights of Native Peoples and Canada's Acquisition of the Hudson's Bay Company Territory." Prairie Forum 17,no. 2 (1992): 225-50.
Townshend, Roger. "The Silver Creek Surrender of 1892 and 1898: Gamblers Indian Band." Native Studies Review 5,no. 2 (1989): 128-61.
Wheaton, Cathy. "The Role of Treaties in the History of Saskatchewan Indian Politics 1910 to 1992." Journal of Indigenous Thought 2,no. 2 (Fall 1999).
Whitehouse, Derek. "The Numbered Treaties: Similar Means to Dichotomous Ends." Past Imperfect 3 (1994): 25-45.