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Kayak (Canada) - - HISTORY MYSTERY -

This medal was given to Man­i­toba Anishi­naabe chiefs dur­ing Treaty talks in the early 1870s. It went over well at first, un­til the sil­ver coat­ing started to wear off. The Anishi­naabe re­jected the medals be­cause to them, such an im­por­tant item should be pure sil­ver and last for­ever like the Treaties that were made.

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