. Why retrieving former residential school records has proved so difficult « JO LEE MAGAZINE

CBC – Last week, the Cowessess First Nation announced the preliminary discovery of 751 unmarked graves at the former Marieval Indian Residential School. Meanwhile, the Tk’emlups te Secwepemc First Nation said last month a preliminary scan near the former residential school in Kamloops indicated the remains of an estimated 215 children could be buried at the site.

Most records related to the residential schools were held by the federal government and the churches that ran them.

View report at CBC





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