New Nation 2 Apr.

Labelled as 16 March 1870 at the Manitobia site, and looks to be dated as 18 March 1870 on pages 1 and 4 [some content on the latter is not accessible online], but the articles below are taken from pages 2 and 3 which are dated 2 April 1870.


About the newspaper: New proprietors for New Nation



“Our Situation,”


“Provisional Government. Bishop Tache Addresses the Assembly,”

“The Legislature,”

“Arrival. News of the Delegates,”

“Important Communication from the President,”

“Very Latest,” Agreement between HBC and Provisional Govt. expected

Good are times immanent: Buffalo Hunters expected to arrive in from the plains

State of the Bridge over Assiniboine River

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration:

Collection of books lent to Major Boulton while prisoner:;

see also Advertisement: [below]

Lawyer joke:


Comment on Ontario Newspaper:

Refutation of Foreign newspaper reports about De Salaberry at Red River:

About Troops being sent to Red River:


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