October 4, 2022

Maliseet

Tappan Adney
Biography, Aboriginal, History

Tappan Adney

Tappan Adney (artist, writer, and consultant on Maliseet culture) is most remembered for his part in the preservation of the art of birch bark canoes. This skill he learned over a lifetime of travelling and living in Woodstock.  Born 13…

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Graydon Nicholas
Biography, Aboriginal

Graydon Nicholas

Graydon Nicholas, lawyer, lecturer, judge, Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick was born at Tobique in 1946. Of Maliseet descent, Graydon Nicholas made significant strides in the fields of law and public service. He was the first Aboriginal person to obtain a…

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St. Mary’s First Nation Mural
Aboriginal, Landmarks

St. Mary’s First Nation Mural

A mural paying tribute to Indigenous culture and history is located on St. Mary's First Nation in Fredericton.  St. Mary’s First Nation Community Planning commissioned April Paul to beautify an overpass on Two Nations Crossing.  April Paul spent three months…

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