Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
English citations of First Nations and First Nation
|ME «||15th c.||16th c.||17th c.||18th c.||19th c.||20th c.||21st c.|
- 1980, Minutes of Proceedings and Evidence of the Special Joint Committee of the Senate and the House of Commons on the Constitution of Canada, Queen's Printer:
- [p 75] Mr. Chairman, I would also like to ask our Elder to read out a declaration of the Chiefly of Canada, of the First Nations of Canada that was arrived at a little over a week ago at a special First Nations conference that was called.
- [p 118] We support the presentations that have been made to this forum by the member organizations of teh National Indian Brotherhood and we too make up the assembly of First Nations in canada and respect those positions that are presented and also the various cultural societies that make up the First Nations Assembly. [Note: the National Indian Brotherhood changed its name to the Assembly of First Nations in 1982]