George Gordon First Nation

 

Treaty Four

On September 15, 1874 in the area knows as the Qu'Appelle Lakes, thirteen Cree and Saulteaux Bands of the area signed Treaty Four, also known as the Qu'Appelle Treaty, between the bands and Her Majesty Queen of Great Britain and Ireland. Ka-ne-on-us-ka-tew ("One Who Walks On Four Claws") signed as Chief of Little Touchwood Hills. The Treaty includes provisions for reserves, farming, education, support for continued hunting and fishing, annuities, suits and medals.

Treaty 4