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Qu'Appelle Indian Residential School (Lebret, Sask.)

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Period of Operation: Opened 1884; school burned down in 1908; closed 1969.

In 1973 the school building was repuposed by Star Blanket Cree Nation and re-opened under the name White Calf Collegiate.  The school closed in 1998 and was demolished in 1999.

Qu'Appelle Indian Residential School (Fort Qu'Appelle Indian Residential School; Lebret Indian Residential School) Lebret, SK

History of the Qu'Appelle Indian School

Description
Creator: 

Sister G. Marcoux, Grey Nun.

Start Date: 
1955
End Date: 
1955
Date Range: 
1955
Physical Description: 

2 cm of textual records.

Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
002
Container Number: 
001
Description Level: 
Geographic Access: 
Language: 
Image: 

Qu'Appelle Indian Residential School yearbook

Description
Start Date: 
1959
End Date: 
1960
Date Range: 
1959-1960
Physical Description: 

1 cm of textual record and graphic material. - 1 yearbook

Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
001
Container Number: 
001
Language: 
Geographic Access: 
Description Level: 
Image: 

Photographs of Qu’Appelle Residential School

Description
Start Date: 
1884
End Date: 
1975
Date Range: 
[reproduced 2012 (originally created 1884-1975)]
Physical Description: 

4.87 MB of graphic material. - 14 photographs : b&w and col. ; (jpeg)

Notes: 

Digitized by SRSC staff in 2015.

Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
005
Container Number: 
001
Geographic Access: 
Description Level: 
Language: 
Image: 

Indian record

Description
Creator: 

Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

Start Date: 
1967
End Date: 
1967
Date Range: 
1967 June - 1967 December
Language: 
English
Physical Description: 

0.4 cm of textual record. - 5 issues

Bibliographic Information
Publication: 
Winnipeg : Canadian Publishers Ltd.
Volume: 
XXX
Issue: 
1 - 5
Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
029
Container Number: 
001
Description Level: 
Image: 

Adrian Stimson collection

Description
Start Date: 
1950
End Date: 
1966
Date Range: 
[1950-1966]
Physical Description: 

10 GB of graphic material.

846 photographs : b&w and col ; (tiff)

Arrangement: 
Thematically by item type
History Biographical: 

Adrian Stimson is a member of the Siksika (Blackfoot) Nation in southern Alberta. He is an interdisciplinary artist, curator and educator with a BFA with distinction from the Alberta College of Art & Design and MFA from the University of Saskatchewan.

As an interdisciplinary artist, Adrian’s work includes paintings, installations, collodion wet plate photography, sculpture and performance. Both of Adrian's parents worked in Residential Schools across Canada.  Both of Adrain's parents worked at numerous residential schools across Canada.

Photograph of the Stimson Family.

Scope Content: 

Collection comprises digital copies of residential school photographs collected by Adrian Stimson. Photographs relate to Old Sun Indian Residential School (Gleichen, Alta.), St. Philip's Indian Residential School (Fort George, Que.), and Qu'Appelle Indian Residential School (Lebret, Sask.) . Photographs feature students, staff, buildings and activities.

Notes: 

Material in accession 2013-050 was digitized by SRSC staff in 2013.  The Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre only holds digital copies of these images.

Associated Material: 

Related holdings: Ruth A. Cox-Ingle Collection (Fort George, Que.) ; Ivy Hepton Collection (Fort George, Que.)

Repository: 
srsc
Admin
Custodial History: 

The Old Sun Indian Residential School photographs were given to Adrian Stimson by William (Bill) Starr in 2008.

Access Restriction: 

No restrictions on access.

Repro Restriction: 

No restrictions on use.

Conservation: 

The Old Sun Residential School photographs were once in held in a photo album created by William Starr, the binding/cover of the photo album was removed and the pages are no longer in their original order. A number of the photo album pages are missing photographs.

Location Original: 

Held by Adrian Stimson.

Description Level: 

Indian record

Description
Creator: 

Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

Start Date: 
1964
End Date: 
1964
Date Range: 
1964 June - 1964 December
Physical Description: 

0.5 cm of textual record. - 5 issues

Bibliographic Information
Publication: 
Winnipeg : Canadian Publishers Ltd.
Volume: 
XXVII
Issue: 
6 - 10
Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
023
Shelf Location: 
2012-033-001
Container Number: 
001
Description Level: 
Image: 

Indian record

Indian record

Description
Creator: 

Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

Start Date: 
1962
End Date: 
1962
Date Range: 
1962 January - 1962 December
Physical Description: 

0.5 cm of textual record. - 6 issues

Bibliographic Information
Publication: 
Winnipeg : Canadian Publishers Ltd.
Volume: 
XXV
Issue: 
1 - 6
Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
019
Shelf Location: 
2012-033-001
Container Number: 
001
Description Level: 
Image: 

Indian record

Description
Creator: 

Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

Start Date: 
1959
End Date: 
1959
Date Range: 
1959 June - 1959 December
Physical Description: 

0.4 cm of textual record. - 5 issues

Bibliographic Information
Publication: 
Winnipeg : Canadian Publishers Ltd.
Volume: 
XXII
Issue: 
6 - 10
Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
014
Shelf Location: 
2012-033-001
Container Number: 
001
Description Level: 
Image: 

Indian record

Description
Creator: 

Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

Start Date: 
1958
End Date: 
1958
Date Range: 
1958 June - 1958 December
Physical Description: 

0.4 cm of textual record. - 4 issues

Bibliographic Information
Publication: 
Winnipeg : Canadian Publishers Ltd.
Volume: 
XXI
Issue: 
6 - 7, 9 - 10
Physical Location
Repository: 
srsc
File No: 
012
Shelf Location: 
2012-033-001
Container Number: 
001
Description Level: 
Image: