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When they were sold to Canada the Red River Colony did not have a government with which to carry on negotiations with those wanting to rule them. Riel was one of many who stood up and helped set up a provisional government to represent the locals.

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He created the province of Manitoba. He created the province of Manitoba.

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Q: What was Louis Riel's contributions to Canada?
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