Methodist school in the Gulch, ca. 1940
Methodist school in the Gulch, ca. 1940

Dozens of schools closed in Newfoundland and Labrador during the Great Depression. Those that remained open were in a general state of disrepair, but the government could not afford to make improvements.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by the permission of the Maritime History Archive (PF-285.026), Memorial University, St. John's, NL.
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