Shirley Residential School Nameplate Early 20th century
Gladys Taylor lived at Acacia Cottage
from 1929 to 1939.
The Cottage was a one of the homes
at Shirley Residential Schools.
The Schools were for children
whose parents had died
or were not able
to keep their children.
The pupils trained for work
ready to get jobs
when they left school.
   
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