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Shingwauk 2018 Gathering and Conference fonds

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2018 July - 2018 August

Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre

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0.05 m of textual records

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History Biographical: 

The Shingwauk 2018 Gathering and Conference: Fulfilling the Vision that was held at Algoma University August 3 - August 5, 2018. The event saw over 200 survivors, families, intergenerational-survivors, and members of the general public participate in events throughout the weekend. The event also conicided with the opening of the Reclaiming Shingwauk Hall exhibition space.

The 2018 gathering was the sixth annual Shingwauk Gathering and Conference and the 13th Shingwauk Reunion. It was also the 35th anniversary of the first Shingwauk Reunion held in 1981.  The Children of Shingwauk Alumni Association (CSAA) have been holding reunions of the students, staff, clergy, and descents of those involved with the Shingwauk and Wawanosh Indian Residential Schools since 1981. Gatherings were held in 1981, 1991, 1996, 2000, 2002, 2006, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Scope Content: 

Fonds comprises records documenting the activities of the Shingwauk 2018 Gathering and Conference held at Algoma University August 3 - August 5, 2018.  Includes meeting minutes, programs, planning materials, registration forms, photographs, and other material.

Custodial History: 

Material in accession 2018-043 was created by the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre, Children of Shingwauk Alumni Association, and partners.

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No restrictions on access.


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