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I am not a number —Dupuis, Jenny Kay, author.
Book
2016
90 available of 105 items

"A picture book based on a true story about a young First Nations girl who was sent to a residential school. When eight-year-old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school she is confu...

The orange shirt story —Webstad, Phyllis, author.
Book
2018
81 available of 104 items

"This true story also inspired the movement of Orange Shirt Day which could become a federal statuatory holiday When Phyllis Webstad (nee Jack) turned six, she went to the residential school for the first time. On her fi...

A national crime : the Canadian government and the residential school system, 1879 to 1986 —Milloy, John S., author.
Book
2017
14 available of 18 items

"For over 100 years, thousands of Aboriginal children passed through the Canadian residential school system. Begun in the 1870s, it was intended, in the words of government officials, to bring these children into the "ci...

Knowing the past, facing the future : Indigenous education in Canada
Book
2019
6 available of 7 items

"In 1867, Canada's federal government became responsible for the education of Indigenous peoples: Status Indians and some Métis would attend schools on reserves; non-Status Indians and some Métis would attend provincia...

Residential schools and reconciliation : Canada confronts its history —Miller, J. R. (James Rodger), 1943- author.
Book
2017
26 available of 30 items

"Since the 1980s successive Canadian institutions, including the federal government and Christian churches, have attempted to grapple with the malignant legacy of residential schooling, including official apologies, the ...

Indigenous writes : a guide to First Nations, Métis, and Inuit issues in Canada —Vowel, Chelsea, author.
Book
2016
16 available of 22 items

"In Indigenous Writes, Chelsea Vowel initiates myriad conversations about the relationship between Indigenous peoples and Canada. An advocate for Indigenous worldviews, the author discusses the fundamental issues--the te...

The sleeping giant awakens : genocide, Indian residential schools, and the challenge of conciliation —MacDonald, David Bruce, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 9 items

"Confronting the truths of Canada's Indian Residential School system has been likened to waking a sleeping giant. In this book, David B. MacDonald uses genocide as an analytical tool to better understand Canada's past an...

Up Ghost River : a chief's journey through the turbulent waters of Native history —Metatawabin, Edmund, 1947- author.
Book
2015
26 available of 31 items

"In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada's worst residential schools. St. Anne's, in northern Ontario, is an institution now notorious for the range of punish...

Secret Path —Downie, Gordon, 1964-2017 author.
Graphic Novel
2016
154 available of 165 items

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