Taken in 1918. Mom said she was wearing new rubber boots and refused to take them off for the photo
My mother's on-reserve teaching career was abruptly ended when the government decided to have
Roman Catholic nuns provide the lessons for Mi'kmaq children at the school in Indianbrook.
find work nearby my parents left the reserve and moved to the US where they were able to find work and earn a decent
Lifetime achievements have earned her Two
Honorary Doctorates from the Université
Sainte-Anne Pointe-de-l'Eglise and the Nova Scotia Teacher's College
Pictured here, Margaret Labrador Charles, Lucy Charles, Joe Charles and Elsie Charles