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  • Jun 19, 2011
  • 05:55 PM

Provincial archives honours missionaries who devised written language for First Nations

Gayle Simonson / Edmonton Journal
In The Canadian Journal of Native Studies (XXIII, 2(2003): page 287) authors R. Alison Lewis and Louis-Jacques Dorais suggest that the three languages most often written in the syllabic script, Ojibwa, Cree and Inuktitut, are the only three Canadian aboriginal languages with excellent chances of surviving up to the end of the 21st century...

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