Métis-Algonquin Awareness

The Eastern "Métis" people of Kitchizibi (Great River) Territory are historically called:

"Métis-Algonquin" or "Algonkin-Métis", having both Métis and Algonquin ancestors.

"Bois-Brulés", meaning having skin the brown colour of "burnt wood".

"French-Algonquin" or "French-Algonkin" or "French-Indian".

"Chicots" = in French referring to "a stump of dry wood".

"Mixed-blood" or "Half-breed" or "Part-Native".