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Margaret (Reid) May Fonds Description

Margaret (Reid) May Fonds: Photographs related to Indian Residential Schools


Margaret (Reid) May Fonds

Indian Residential Schools

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Margaret (Reid) May (b. 1935) attended the University of Alberta from 1954 – 1956 for teacher training and after a year of teaching in Edmonton, went to teach at the Norway House Day/Residential School, in Norway House, Manitoba. She taught at Norway House from 1957 – 1959.

The images in the fonds are from her time teaching at the school and from a later trip back to the community in 1969.

Number of images in the fonds: 239 colour slides

There are two Galleries available here:

  • Photos related to Indian Residential Schools
  • Selected photos (scroll down)


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Photos related to Indian Residential Schools

Number of Images in this Gallery: 52 (this is all the photos in the fonds related to Indian Residential Schools)

Selected photos

This is only a sampling of the photographs in the fonds.  All of the images in the fonds have been digitized and are available upon request.  Please contact the Archivist.

Number of Images in this Gallery: 12