Description: A collection of letters sent to and from Edgar Dewdney and John A. Macdonald, and others in 1885. Topics covered include Indian matters and reservations, rebellions and the Métis people.
The Edgar Dewdney collection consists of correspondence, reports, appointments, speeches, diaries and news clippings pertaining to the Dewdney Trail and his early career in British Columbia as Lieutenant-Governor, Minister of the Interior and Indian Commissioner of the North-West Territories. The collection also includes Blanche Dewdney's personal correspondence. and AMDigital Reference: Series 8.
Reproduction of: Sir John A. Macdonald correspondence, 1885 9 Jan-29 Dec 1885.