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Chanie Wenjack

HERITAGE MINUTES

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RELEASED 2016

The story of Chanie "Charlie" Wenjack, whose death sparked the first inquest into the treatment of Indigenous children in Canadian residential schools.

The 84th Heritage Minute in Historica Canada's collection.

For more information about Chanie Wenjack visit The Canadian Encyclopedia.