Creating Canada: From the Royal Proclamation of 1763 to Modern Treaties
Jim Miller, a history professor at the University of Saskatchewan and the Canada Research Chair in Native-Newcomer Relations, discusses the Royal Proclamation and historic treaty-making.
This symposium, organized by the Land Claims Agreements Coalition, marks the 250th anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763. The Royal Proclamation, issued by King George III of Great Britain, set out the basic rules for future treaty making. (October 7, 2013)