Dr. P. H. Bryce submits report on health conditions in residential schools

1907
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Dr. P. H. Bryce, Chief Medical Officer of the Department of Indian Affairs, submitted a study recording alarming health conditions in residential school. This study looked at 35 schools in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba and reported on sanitary conditions of schools and the health statistics and mortality rates of students in schools. The results of the study were not released by the Department or widely known until Bryce published them himself in 1922.

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