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Tapping The Gift "Manitoba's First People"


This book offers a collection of biographies of Native and Metis individuals who have made meaningful and lasting contributions towards the betterment of their people and communities.

Each profile contains short descriptions of the individuals, outlining their early struggles and their continuing commitment towards a better way of life for their people.

The purpose of this release is to provide a source of inspiration for young native and Metis people. It is an invaluable reference book for use in schools, libraries, and community services. This book also has a reference guide for teachers.

All the profiles are accompanied by either black and white photographs or full colour portraits drawn by Noel Wuttunee. 

1992 Pemmican Publications Inc. ISBN: 0-921827-04-0