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Explicit Métis influence on Secwépemc culture + language – Chinook Jargon

Once again the BCMF research team points to researchers who continue to reveal the influence of Metis people in the Pacific Northwest.
“These local tribal people had long acquaintance with the fur trade, and they were consistent in identifying Métis influence”.
The historical record from Teit states, “the fur-trade “half-breeds” spent protracted spans of time among the Secwépemc”
The influence of Metis people in the Pacific Northwest is growing in our understanding. This is a fascinating read. View the full article here.
Your thoughts about this nuance, complexity, and boundary-crossing in the historical record?
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