And Neither Have I Wings to Fly: Labelled and Locked Up in Canada's Oldest Institution by Thelma Wheatley
English | July 5th, 2013 | ISBN: 192670858X | 413 Pages | EPUB | 9.55 MB
Literary Nonfiction. The shocking true story of the institutionalization and abuse of children and adults with intellectual and physical handicaps in Canada's oldest provincial institution in Orillia, Ontario. Daisy Lumsden and her family were such victims, along with over ten thousand children, including infants, and adults with intellectual disabilities committed over the last century to the institution now known as Huronia Regional Centre, formerly the Asylum for Idiots and Feeble-Minded.