Item RGF-002-a-0002 - Postcard from Beauval Indian [Indigenous] Residential School

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Postcard from Beauval Indian [Indigenous] Residential School

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1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 17 cm

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Fr. Gagnon was the Principal of Beauval Indian [Indigenous] Residential School. On July 2nd, 1940, he ran over Hermen Piche in the school truck. Herman later died from his injuries.

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Postcard sent to Dr. Ferguson from Fr. Francois Xavier Gagnon, Principal of the Beauval Indian [Indigenous] Residential School located in Lac La Plonge. Captioned "Indian [Indigenous] Residential School. Beauval, Sask. Little souvenir from Beauval to Dr. Ferguson. Many thanks for your past, present and kindness to our mission work and our Indians [Indigenous Peoples]. Fr. X. Gagnon O.M.J Principal"

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Lung Sask, Saskatoon

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