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These are my words : the residential school diary of Violet Pesheens —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Book
2016
38 available of 59 items

"Twelve-year-old Violet Pesheens is taken away to Residential School in 1966. The diary recounts her experiences of travelling there, the first day, and first months, focusing on the everyday life she experiences--the sc...

No safe harbour : the Halifax explosion diary of Charlotte Blackburn —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2006
42 available of 49 items

Twelve year old Charlotte Blackburn receives a diary from her brother serving overseas in France during World War One and uses it to record the events leading up to and following the Halifax Explosion of December 6, 1917...

The death of my country : the plains of Abraham diary of Geneviève Aubuchon —Trottier, Maxine.
Book
2005
34 available of 41 items

In May 1759, Abenaki Indian Geneviève Aubuchon must choose between remaining with her friends in Québec or retreating to the Abenaki mission at St. Francis so that she may be safe. Includes historical note.

Days of toil and tears : the child labour diary of Flora Rutherford —Ellis, Sarah.
Book
2008
28 available of 31 items

Eleven-year-old Flora Rutherford keeps a diary of her difficult life as a child laborourer in a woolen mill in Almonte Ontario.

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