Sanatoriums created to control the spread of disease like tuberculosis in Indigenous communities
The Native Brotherhood of B.C.
The Tsimshian and Haida form Canada’s longest-running Indigenous organization
Unemployment Relief Camps
Thousands of unemployed men are sent to rural B.C. during the Great Depression
Unemployed Workers Strike
Economic straits and government inaction cause mass frustration — and a labour movement
The Native Sisterhood
Brenda Campbell and other Indigenous women establish groundbreaking advocacy group
The 'On-to-Ottawa Trek'
Unemployed men protest government inaction during the Great Depression
Vancouver's 'Bloody Sunday'
Police attack unemployed protesters occupying the city's post office