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In the matter of a reference as to whether the term "Indians" in head 24 of section 91 of the British North America Act, 1867, includes Eskimo inhabitants of the province of Quebec : Case on behalf of the Attorney General of Canada
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Indians of North America -- Canada -- Government relations, Indians of North America -- Canada -- Legal status, laws, etc., Inuit -- C
Other titlesIn the matter of a reference as to whether the term "Indians" ... includes Eskimo inhabitants
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