The video titled "Alberni Indian Residential School: 1893-1973 - Vancouver Island, B.C. *17 Anomalies - Feb. 2023"

is part of a series by Jaguar Bird on YouTube that delves into the history and impact of residential schools in Canada.

The video specifically focuses on the Alberni Indian Residential School, which operated from 1893 to 1973 on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. It highlights the recent discovery of 17 suspected unmarked graves at the site of the former residential school, a finding that was announced by the Tseshaht First Nation on Vancouver Island in February 2023.

The video combines science and ceremony to present these findings, incorporating interviews with survivors and historical records to provide a comprehensive understanding of the school's history and the impact it had on its students.

Survivor's Support

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  • National Indian Residential School Crisis Line 1-866-925-4419
  • Hope for Wellness Hotline 1-855-242-3310
  • Tsow-Tun Le Lum Society 1-888-403-3123
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