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#14 Students from the residential school in Moose Factory Island in Ontario attend a service at St. Thomas Anglican Church in 1946.

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#15 Aboriginal children at the Roman Catholic-run Fort Providence Residential Mission School in the Northwest Territories in 1929.

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#16 An undated photo of a dog team carrying a hay load near the residential school at Fort Resolution, N.W.T.

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#17 Undated photo of children cutting logs at the residential school in Fort Resolution, N.W.T.

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#18 Undated photo of boys cutting hay at the residential school in Duck Lake, Sask.

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#19 An undated photos of aboriginal students attending the Metlakatla, B.C., Residential School.

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#20 Two Métis children with an Inuit child at the All Saints Residential School, in Shingle Point, Yukon, in 1930.

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#21 Students at the Onion Lake Catholic Residential School in 1950.

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#22 Adeline Raciette amd Emily Bone study on the lawn of the Assiniboia Residential School in Manitoba in 1958.

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#23 Students share dish-washing chores at Portage La Prairie Residential School in Manitoba in 1950.

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#24 Fort Qu’Appelle Industrial School in Saskatchewan in 1884.

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#25 Children at the Fort Resolution, N.W.T., residential school in 1928.

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#26 The Alert Bay Mission School in British Columbia in 1885.

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  #1   Inuit children who lived too far away and had to stay at school during the summer at the Anglican Mission School in Aklavik, N.W.T. in 1941.

  #2   The blackboard on the left reads: “Thou Shalt Not Tell Lies.” Cree students at the Anglican-run Lac la Ronge Mission School in Saskatchewan in 1945.

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  # 3   Sisters of the Soeurs du Sacré-Coeur d’Ottawa and students on the steps of the school on the Pukatawagan Reserve in Manitoba in 1960.

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  #4   La Tuque Residential School’s hockey team at a tournament held during the Quebec Winter Carnival in 1967.

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  #5   Canada’s first and only Indian Air Cadet Unit, “No. 610” in 1956. The boys are from the Roman Catholic-run Williams Lake, B.C., Residential School.

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  #6   Chemistry class at Kamloop’s Residential School in 1959

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  #7   Students play pool at the Norway House Residential School in Manitoba in 1960.

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  #8   Students at a dormitory of the Shingwauk Residential School in Ontario in 1960

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  #9   The carpentry shop at a Kamloops, B.C., residential school in the late 1950s.

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#10   Children hold letters that spell “Goodbye” at the Fort Simpson, N.W.T, Residential School in 1922.

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#11   Undated photo of a group of students and parents from the Saddle Lake Reserve in Alberta en route to the Methodist-operated Red Deer Industrial School.

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#13   Shingle Point Residential School & Home For Boys, Mackenzie District, N.W.T. in 1930.

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