Hopedale, pre-1923
Hopedale, pre-1923

Most aboriginal people in Newfoundland and Labrador lived in isolated northern communities like Hopedale when WWI began. News was slow to reach these areas and many residents did not immediately know their country had gone to war.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by permission of the Archives and Manuscripts Division (Coll. 137 22.02.002), Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University, St. John’s, NL.
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