Chief Day Walker-Pelletier one of three Indigenous leaders on new set of stamps – CBC

Chief Day Walker-Pelletier one of three Indigenous leaders on new set of stamps – CBC

by ahnationtalk on June 16, 202218 Views

‘I don’t want anybody licking me,’ said retired chief the first time she heard about the stamp

Jun 16, 2022

The face of Chief Marie-Anne Day Walker-Pelletier from Okanese First Nation will soon travel across Canada and the world via letters and packages.

On Wednesday Canada Post unveiled a stamp emblazoned with her image — the third and final stamp in a new set featuring Indigenous leaders.

The retired chief said she felt honoured, calling it a “very significant day.”

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/chief-day-walker-pelletier-canada-post-saskatchewan-1.6490488

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