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title Theophilus Stewart and the Plight of the Micmac
creator MacEachern, Alan Andrew
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p><font size="2" face="times new roman,times"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><p align="left"><font size="2">T</font></p><p align="left">Prince Edward Island is to study an</p><p align="left">invisible people. The Island's first governor,</p><p align="left">Walter Patterson, had been living</p><p align="left">here for two years when he wrote his</p><p align="left">British superiors that there were "no</p><p align="left">Natives, or Indians, who either inhabit,</p><p align="left">or claim any right to it." There </p></font></font><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman">o study the Micmac in colonial</font></font><i><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic">were</font></font><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><p align="left">Micmac on Prince Edward Island, of</p><p align="left">course — several hundred, in fact.</p><p align="left">Patterson had simply failed to note them.</p><p align="left">Such neglect would be the rule rather</p><p align="left">than the exception throughout the</p><p>Island's history.</p></font></font></i></font><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><i><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"></font></font></i></font></font></p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1990
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-368
source 28
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>

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title Theophilus Stewart and the Plight of the Micmac
creator MacEachern, Alan Andrew
subject Island Magazine
subject Prince Edward Island Museum
description <p><font size="2" face="times new roman,times"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><p align="left"><font size="2">T</font></p><p align="left">Prince Edward Island is to study an</p><p align="left">invisible people. The Island's first governor,</p><p align="left">Walter Patterson, had been living</p><p align="left">here for two years when he wrote his</p><p align="left">British superiors that there were "no</p><p align="left">Natives, or Indians, who either inhabit,</p><p align="left">or claim any right to it." There </p></font></font><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman">o study the Micmac in colonial</font></font><i><font size="3" face="Times-Italic"><font size="3" face="Times-Italic">were</font></font><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><p align="left">Micmac on Prince Edward Island, of</p><p align="left">course — several hundred, in fact.</p><p align="left">Patterson had simply failed to note them.</p><p align="left">Such neglect would be the rule rather</p><p align="left">than the exception throughout the</p><p>Island's history.</p></font></font></i></font><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><font size="7" face="Times-Roman"><i><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"><font size="3" face="Times-Roman"></font></font></i></font></font></p>
publisher Prince Edward Island Museum
date 1990
type Document
format application/pdf
identifier vre:islemag-batch2-368
source 28
language en_US
rights <p>Please note that this material is being presented for the sole purpose of research and private study. Any other use requires the permission of the copyright holder(s), and questions regarding copyright are the responsibility of the user.</p>