47 PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLLECTION (WITH UNALTERED, HISTORICAL NOTES)
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INDIANS CANADA MOHAWKS (XMTL 1) OKA, QUEBEC--RETURNS TO TALKS--Quebec Indian Affairs Minister John Ciaccia is escorted by a masked warrior as he arrives behind Mohawk barriers in Oka, Quebec Friday afternoon. Ciaccia arrived to resume negotiations with Mohawks. (Globe and Mail Photo -- Shaney Komulainen) shk
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INDIANS CANADA MOHAWK SEE WIRE STORY-AM-MOHAWKS (MTL 2) OKA, QUE., JULY 11- ROADBLOCK-- Quebec Provincial Police officers man a roadblock leading to the barricades set up by members of the Kanasehtake Mohawk Reserve as they Prepare to move in to dismantle them in Oka, Que. Wednesday. (CP LASERPHOTO) 1990 (stf-Ryan Ramiorz) ryr0950edt
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INDIANS Canada Mohawk SEE WIRE STORY--PM-MOHAWKS (CPT 9 July 11)-- OKA BARRICADE-A dispute over the expansion of a golf course turned into a gun battle between police and Mohawk Indians Wedensday. These graphics are for use a desired with story slugged AM-Mohawks. (CP LASERPHOTO)1990 (stf-ac) tf1635edt
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INDIANS Canada Mohawk (XMTL 4> OKA, Que., July 11--COMMISSIONED VEHICLE--A police cruiser left behind following a police assault to remove Mohawk beariers, is painted with Mohawk slogans and used for transportation by the warriors within the Kahnesetake reserve near Oka, Que. Wednesday, One policeman was killed in the assault. (CP Laserphoto) 1990 (str/Tom Hanson) PCh1720edt
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INDIANS CANADA MOHAWK (XMTL 2) 0KA,QUE,,JULY 11—STANDING GUARD—Quebec Provincial Police man their own sandbag blockade as they keep an eye on the Mohawk blockade on the Kanehsatake Reserve near Oka, Que, Thursday, The standoff between the Indians and the provincial police remained tense after Wednesday's battle which left one police officer dead. (CP Laserphoto) 1990 (stf-Ryan Ramiorz) ryr1200edt
These photographs and captions are unaltered documents. In some cases, they contain outdated language that may be offensive. In order to preserve their historical authenticity, they have not been edited.
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