The Mounties in the News

The NEW YORK TIMES ( - )

A newspaper account of the activities in the Western Canada during the Riel Rebellion and some of the aftermath , articles dating from August 1880 to January 1895. (Summary by David Lawrence)
Readers for this project are David Lawrence and Esther.

Genre(s): Modern (19th C)

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 August 12, 1880 - The Indians of the North West Esther
00:02:01
Play 02 March 26, 1885 - Louis Riel's Rebellion Esther
00:08:54
Play 03 March 28, 1885 - Victory for the Rebels Esther
00:09:43
Play 04 April 20, 1885 - Reils Scouts Captured Esther
00:07:04
Play 05 May 1, 1885 - Half Breeds Join Riel Esther
00:02:12
Play 06 May 3, 1885 Panic in Edmonton Esther
00:06:27
Play 07 May 6, 1885 - Defeated by the Indians Esther
00:06:45
Play 08 May 7, 1885 - The Northwest Rebellion Esther
00:06:20
Play 09 May 8, 1885 - Fighting Reil's Allies Esther
00:10:55
Play 10 May 14, 1885 - Reil Deserts His Men Esther
00:04:18
Play 11 May 14, 1885 - Victory for Middleton Esther
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Play 12 May 16, 1885 - The Battle at Batoche Esther
00:12:46
Play 13 May 17, 1885 - Louis Reil Captured Esther
00:09:22
Play 14 May 25, 1885 - The War in the Northwest Esther
00:02:43
Play 15 May 28, 1885 - Poundmaker a Prisoner Esther
00:09:36
Play 16 May 29, 1885 - Riel's Lieutenant Captured Esther
00:05:32
Play 17 June 1, 1885 - Big Bear Wins a Battle David Lawrence
00:06:53
Play 18 June 3, 1885 - Riel's True Character David Lawrence
00:07:33
Play 19 June 6, 1885 - No News From Middleton Esther
00:04:39
Play 20 July 6, 1885 - Big Bear Prisoner Esther
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Play 21 July 19, 1885 - Notes From the Northwest Esther
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Play 22 July 22, 1885 - Louis Riel on Trial Esther
00:02:58
Play 23 July 26, 1885 - In Pursuit of Northwest Indians Esther
00:00:48
Play 24 August 2, 1885 - Massacred by Indians Esther
00:01:39
Play 25 August 17, 1885 - Taming the Bronco David Lawrence
00:06:32
Play 26 October 27, 1885 - Efforts to Save Reil Esther
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Play 27 November 13, 1885 - What Might Result in Reil's Execution David Lawrence
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Play 28 November 15, 1885 - Reil to be hanged David Lawrence
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Play 29 November 16, 1885 - Canadians in a Ferment David Lawrence
00:14:23
Play 30 November 17, 1885 - Rebel Chief Hanged David Lawrence
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Play 31 November 17, 1885 - French Canadians Excited David Lawrence
00:07:36
Play 32 November 28, 1885 - Eight Indians Hanged David Lawrence
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Play 33 January 20, 1886 - The Army of the Northwest David Lawrence
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Play 34 February 12, 1886 - Six Mounted Poliemen Killed David Lawrence
00:00:43
Play 35 October 5, 1886 - The Sacree Indians David Lawrence
00:00:52
Play 36 November 5, 1886 - Battleford on Fire short David Lawrence
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Play 37 November 25, 1886 - The Sweet Grass Massacre David Lawrence
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Play 38 January 29, 1887 - Three Counterfeiters Killed David Lawrence
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Play 39 February 6, 1887 - Big Bear Set Free David Lawrence
00:00:56
Play 40 April 15, 1887 - Depredations by Indians David Lawrence
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Play 41 June 2, 1887 - Dumont Causing Trouble David Lawrence
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Play 42 June 10, 1887 - Stolen Horses Recovered David Lawrence
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Play 43 August 13, 1887 - Cattle Run into Canada David Lawrence
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Play 44 September 10, 1887 - Don't Like the Police David Lawrence
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Play 45 March 12, 1888 - Half Breeds Starving David Lawrence
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Play 46 July 19, 1888 - The Troublesome Half-breed David Lawrence
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Play 47 September 6, 1888 - They Like the Warpath David Lawrence
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Play 48 48 - November 7, 1888 Trouble on the Manitou Border David Lawrence
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Play 49 February 7, 1889 - Charged With Smuggling David Lawrence
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Play 50 May 21, 1889 - A Fight With Canadian Indians David Lawrence
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Play 51 August 3, 1889 - The Dominion Militia David Lawrence
00:00:48
Play 52 September 24, 1890 - Manitoba Mounted Police David Lawrence
00:01:34
Play 53 November 23, 1890 - Canadian Indians Dancing David Lawrence
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Play 54 December 29, 1891 - The Herchmer Inquiry David Lawrence
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Play 55 January 4, 1892 - Serious Trouble at Edmonton David Lawrence
00:01:41
Play 56 January 4, 1892 - Col Herchmer's Funeral David Lawrence
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