Metis Pioneers Author Doris Jeanne Mackinnon

The Homestretch

Metis women played a critical role in the building of the western prairies during the fur trade. A new book tells the story of two of those women....Marie Rose Delorme Smith and Isabella Clark Hardisty Lougheed, the grandmother of late Alberta premier Peter Lougheed. Doris Jeanne Mackinnon is the author of Metis Pioneers.

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