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  • Chief Charlie Abel of Old Crow, 1967.

1967 Historical Photos

Chief Charlie Abel

Chief Charlie Abel of Old Crow was an active member of the Progresive Conservative Party, particularly Erik Nielsen, M.P. Charlie was a delegate to the 1967 leadership convention that saw Robert Stanfield succeed John Diefenbaker as Leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. Seen here is Charlie in the home of Marg and Rolf Hougen.