First Peoples


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First Peoples

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(Peoples) Canadian a collective term for the Native Canadian peoples, the Inuit, and the Métis
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The Bertrams are undoubtedly some of the first people in this country.
The Beauforts had been among the first people in New York to own their own red velvet carpet and have it rolled down the steps by their own footmen, under their own awning, instead of hiring it with the supper and the ball-room chairs.
How the two poor relations ever reached London--whether they walked, or got behind coaches, or procured lifts in wagons, or carried each other by turns--is uncertain; but there they were, before Wardle; and the very first people that knocked at the door of Mr.
At first people said that Masilo, the stranger, had stabbed the king; then it was known that Mopo, the wise man, the doctor and the body-servant of the king, had slain the king, and that the two great bulls, his brothers Umhlangana and Dingaan, children of Senzangacona, had also lifted spears against him.
So he went to the royal palace, and as he entered the door the first people he saw were his two brothers who had so shamefully ill-treated him.
At first people refuse to believe that a strange new thing can be done, then they begin to hope it can be done, then they see it can be done--then it is done and all the world wonders why it was not done centuries ago.
and its subsidiary, First Peoples Bank, headquartered in Mullens, West Virginia, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-January 4, 2019-Summit Financial Closes USD 25.5m Acquisition of Peoples Bankshares, First Peoples Bank
With the completion, the former First Peoples' offices will continue to operate under that name until close of business on April 26, 2019, and will commence operating under the name Summit Community Bank on April 29, 2019.
After reading a decade and more of Anglican Journal articles on truth and reconciliation, I believe it is important to point out the disrespect paid by educated Anglicans towards Inuit and Metis who are in fact Indigenous, Native, Aboriginal, and yes, First Peoples.
It was produced by First Peoples Worldwide, an organization founded by Indigenous economist Rebecca Adamson.