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TEACHERS STRIKE 1918!

  Ottawa Journal, 4 October 1918, page 14, column 5. In October 1918, the female teachers of the Ottawa Public School Board launched a campaign

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JEANNE D’ARC INSTITUTE

Founded in 1919, the sisters of l’Institute Jeanne D’Arc were a uniquely francophone order of women in Ontario dedicated to the improvement of economic opportunities

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LA SALLE ACADEMY

La Salle Academy, named after the founder of the Christian Brotherhood, was a leading educational institution in Ottawa for decades as a non-denominational French language

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JOCKVALE SCHOOL

Teacher Margaret McGrath and pupils at S.S. No. 10 (Jockvale), circa 1889. Source: Bruce Elliott, The City Beyond: A History of Nepean, Birthplace of Canada’s Capital,

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