THE LORD SELKIRK ASSOCIATION

of RUPERT’S LAND

Incorporated 1910

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the 200th Anniversary of the Selkirk Treaty

The Association serves as a link to bind together the descendants of the hardy men and women who first settled on the banks of the Red River in the early 1800s, and to perpetuate the memory and preserve the spirit, traditions, and history of those first agricultural settlers.

News and Upcoming Events

July 16-23, 2017

BICENTENARY OF THE VISIT OF LORD SELKIRK TO THE RED RIVER COLONY

200th Anniversary of the visit of Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk and the signing of the Selkirk Treaty will be commemorated with events taking place in Winnipeg. Further details to follow.

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

RECEPTION AND MEETING WITH LORD SELKIRK

2:00

Hudson’s Bay Company Archives, 200 Vaughan Street.  

(Behind the Bay, Downtown).   A short program will take place at 2:30 p.m. and guests will be encouraged to view the various archives on display which will be of particular interest to our membership.  Light refreshments will be served.  No need to RSVP.  Please stay tuned for more information on events planned for this week of activity to commemorate the Selkirk Treaty. Contact Phyllis Fraser (204) 889-2499 or at [email protected]

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