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These are my words : the residential school diary of Violet Pesheens —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
46 available of 56 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...

Brothers far from home : the World War I diary of Eliza Bates —Little, Jean, 1932-
45 available of 53 items

In 1916, in Uxbridge, Ontario, twelve-year-old Eliza, a Presbyterian minister's daughter, chronicles her family's experiences after her two brothers leave for Europe to fight in the war.

A Christmas to remember : tales of comfort and joy.
26 available of 27 items

No safe harbour : the Halifax explosion diary of Charlotte Blackburn —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
46 available of 50 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...

Days of toil and tears : the child labour diary of Flora Rutherford —Ellis, Sarah.
24 available of 30 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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