Coqualeetza Residential School, Sardis, British Columbia
United Church of Canada Pacific Mountain Region Archives

21 Oct. 1924
Document
Related School
Coqualeetza (BC)
Description
Document is a booklet about Coqualeetza Institute, containing images of staff and school (including students), a foreword written by the principal (Rev. G.H. Raley) and a history of the school.
Curatorial Comment
This promotional publication was Principal George Raley's personal copy. It dates from the year that the new Coqualeetza building was completed. Images show some of the rooms inside the main building, as well as the barn and principal's residence. Descriptions reveal the educational philosophy, cultural assumptions and attitudes of the principal. A timeline of the School and list of First World War soldiers associated with the School provide for a succinct information resource. Telling is the pictorial tribute to the men behind the new school and residence, including Duncan Campbell Scott, then Deputy Superintendent of Indian Affairs.

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Commission Object Identifier
38f-c000058-d0002-001
Extent and Medium

24 pgs. of textual records

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Copyright status: public domain
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