TITLE

Stained glass artwork commemorates legacy of residential schools

AUTHOR(S)
ROWE, DANIEL J.
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Eastern Door;11/30/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a stained glass window on Parliament Hill, Ontario will serve as a reminder to visitors of the legacy of residential schools. Andrew Scheer, the speaker of the House of Commons was presented the window by John Duncan, the minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Nothern Development. The piece was designed by artist Christi Belcourt and has been installed on Parliament Hill recently.
ACCESSION #
88032692

 

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