Min The Indian Act

Main

The Gradual Civilization Act

1857

Any First Nations male who was free of debt, literate and good moral character could be awarded full ownership (owned but not to be sold) of 59 acres of reserve land. He would then be considered enfranchised and would have to cut all ties to his band and cease to be an Indian.

The Gradual Enfranchisement Act

1869

New Process for Leadership

1869

The Indian Act

1876

The Indian Act

Contemporary Indian Act

1876

Indian Act Of 1876

1876

Cultural Heritage

1884

Residential School

1894