Ideas53:58Incident At Seven Oaks [Mar 2011 Encore]
Incident At Seven Oaks [Mar 2011 Encore]
10 years ago
On June 19, 1816, near the Red River settlement, twenty-eight armed settlers marched out from Fort Douglas and exchanged fire with seventy armed and mounted Métis traders and hunters. Myrna Kostash exhumes historical memory to reveal multiple meanings of the incident at Seven Oaks.