JUST SIGNED!! Ten year loan of BHC artifacts to the Canadian Museum of History! Exhibit to open end of 2016!
February 28, 2015
This is Winnifred Payne's "After sailing notice" which was sent to her brothers AFTER she was shipped to Canada. It says "In accordance with the terms of Agreement entered into when (blank generally for child's name) was received into this institution, the managers included her in the party of Girls who left for Canada yesterday (crossed off for Winnifred and this month was placed) - a standard form used. I believe this is the "Canada clause" to which they refer to and have never heard of a different form used. This item among many are now on loan to the Canadian Museum of History in Quebec.
The Library and Archives Canada has republished their British Home Child database, which now contains over 250,000 peices of informatin! Included in t...
Library and Archives Canada
November 20, 2015
New National Children's Home Documents in the BHCARA collections!