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Arrests at Skwelkwek'welt

Title

Arrests at Skwelkwek'welt

Subject

Canada
Indigenous Land
Indigenous Land Claims
Indigenous Peoples

Description

This is a photograph of an Indigenous man being arrested at Skwelkwek'welt, the location of the Sun Peaks resort development. This man and many others were arrested for protesting at Skwelkwek'welt and for attempting to defend this land, which is traditional Secwepemc Nation territory.

Creator

Photographer unknonw

Source

The Anti-Poverty Committee, "Campaign: Skwelkwek'welt", online: https://users.resist.ca/apc.bkp/skwelkwekwelt.html

Publisher

Date

September, 2004

Rights

(c) The Anti-Poverty Committee

Format

image file/gif

Language

English

Type

Still image
Photograph

Original Format

Photograph

Files

arrest-photo-2.gif

Citation

Photographer unknonw, “Arrests at Skwelkwek'welt,” Exhibits, accessed January 29, 2023, https://exhibits.library.utoronto.ca/items/show/2551.