Louis Riel pt.2
Updated: 6/2/2020
Louis Riel pt.2

Storyboard Text

  • Riel sent a petition to Ottawa giving settlers title to land
  • There was a fight in Duck Lake that Gabriel Dumount lead
  • John A. Macdonald noticed the fights and gave more money to the First Nations
  • on the 4th battle the Metis were defeated. Riel flead to the woods and prayed because he was scared and wanted safety for his family
  • louis riel was charged with high treason and held a trial. He was found guilty and sentanced to death.
  • Louis Riel was hung. He fought for his people and is very famous