Students outside a Bonavista school, ca. 1928-1940
Students outside a Bonavista school, ca. 1928-1940

The Commission of Govenrment built 555 new schools in Newfoundland and Labrador and renovated 264 old ones. It also increased the country’s education budget from $716,807 in 1934 to more than $3 million by 1949.

Photographer unknown. Reproduced by the permission of the Maritime History Archive (PF-318.262), Memorial University, St. John's, NL.
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