• Boys at the Alberni Indian Residence, B.C.,  enjoy a "wash in" before starting a day at school
    Boys at the Alberni Indian Residence, B.C., enjoy a "wash in" before starting a day at school
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Boys at the Alberni Indian Residence, B.C.,  enjoy a "wash in" before starting a day at school
Boys at the Alberni Indian Residence, B.C.,  enjoy a "wash in" before starting a day at school

Boys at the Alberni Indian Residence, B.C., enjoy a "wash in" before starting a day at school
United Church of Canada Pacific Mountain Region Archives

Mar. 1968
Image > Photograph, Print Media
Related School
Alberni (BC)
Creators and Contributors
Berkeley Studio (photographer)
Description
Image of boys washing their faces.
Curatorial Comment
These boys boarded at the Alberni Residence but attended classes at the public school in town. The term "wash in" borrows from the youthful jargon of the late 1960s, attempting to give the scene a positive and even "hip" spin.

Themes

People > Students (themes)
Daily life (themes)

More Information

Commission Object Identifier
38f-c000919-d0002-006
Extent and Medium

1 print : b&w ; 24 x 17 cm

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Copyright holder: The United Church of Canada
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