Historical and Alternate Community Names
Hard Quill, Kakeenawup, One That Sits Like an Eagle, Misscowaquan, Muscowequahn, Muscowequan, Muscqowequin, Reserve no. 085
Reserves, Settlements, and Villages
Last Mountain Lake Indian Reserve No. 80A, Muskowekwan Indian Reserve No. 85 (various), Treaty Four Reserve Grounds No. 77
Muskowekwan is a Saulteaux (Ojibway/Anishinaabe) First Nation located to the north-east of Regina, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1874. As of 2022, Muskowekwan has a registered population of 2,070.
- Muskowekwan First Nation Website
- A Brief History of the Muskowekwan Community
- A Brief Summary of Saulteaux Cultural History in Western Canada
- Residential School List
- Day School List
Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members
- Works Consulted
Government of Canada; Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada; Communications Branch, “First Nation Profiles,” fact sheet; resource list, November 14, 2008, https://fnp-ppn.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/fnp/Main/Search/SearchFN.aspx?lang=eng.
“Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia | University of Saskatchewan,” accessed November 29, 2022, https://teaching.usask.ca/indigenoussk/index.php.
Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022, https://library-archives.canada.ca/eng/collection/research-help/indigenous-heritage/pages/bands-western-canada.aspx.