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Spanish Indian Residential Schools series

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1.8 m of graphic material

Series arranged thematically by item type.
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Series comprises photographic negatives of students, staff, and activities at the residential schools which existed in Spanish Ontario. The series also includes a small number of photographs from surrounding Indigenous communities in Northern Ontario.


The majority of the photographs in this series were taken by students at the school, as part of a photography class.

Box 4 of the series has been stored separately. This section of the series contains nitrate glass plates which require special storage considerations.

Associated Material: 

Additional photographs of the Residential Schools at Spanish, Ontario can be found in the Jesuits of English Canada collection, Photograph series 2013-113.

Custodial History: 

Materials in accession 2011-044 were donated to the Shingwauk Residential Schools Centre by Jane Mundy on behalf of Rev. Father Maurice in approximately 2008.

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No restrictions on access.

Repro Restriction: 

Some donor restrictions may apply. Relevant copyright and privacy legislation applies.


Minor conservation performed on series.

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