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You are on Indian land (Film).
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[Montreal] : National Film Board of Canada, [1969]
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1 reel, 37 min. : sd., b&w ; 16mm.
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[Montreal] : National Film Board of Canada, [1969]
credits note
producer, George C. Stoney; director, Mort Ransen.-
general note
Awards: American Film Festival; Canadian.-
Made in collaboration with Noel Starblanket and Mike Mitchell of the Indian Film Crew, and people of the Akwesasne Mohawk Nation.-
abstract
Documents the demonstration of Mohawk Indians, living on the St. Regis reserve in Cornwall, Ont., as they protest payment of import duties on personal purchases made in the U.S., claiming exemption under the provisions of the Jay treaty of 1794.-
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213949
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