Slyvester, Hetty, Interview

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Title: Slyvester, Hetty, Interview
Subject: Lifestyle, Employment, Family, Religion, Education, Medicine, Alcoholism
Description: Hettie was interviewed on July 29, 1982 in Toronto, Ontario. Hettie discusses the difficulties encountered with the Children’s Aid Society and its role in the disruption of the nuclear family. Hetty discusses her various jobs that she has had starting in 1940 when she worked as a domestic and then in different factories. She also discusses the large role that religion and the church play in her life and how it came to be that way. She also discusses in detail her education and residential school experiences. Hettie briefly mentions alcohol abuse, illnesses, food, medicine, and transportation.
Publisher: Gabriel Dumont Institute
Date: 1982/07/29
Type: Text Document
Format: application/pdf
Language: English
Alternate Title: Out of Province Métis
Date of Copyright: May 30, 2003
Coverage: Toronto, Ontario
GDI Media Location: GDI Oral Histories Interviews
GDI Media Filename: Slyvester, Hetty - Ont. Metis.pdf

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