Oct 252014

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509/2 Superintendents of Home Missions Excerpt 1: General Files


Indian Residential Schools

Rev. Neil K. Campbell Fonds Description

Rev. John A. Cormie Fonds Description

Rev. George A. McMillan Fonds Description

Rev. J. McMurtry Fonds Description


Title: Administrative Records of the Conference of Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario

Series: Series 509/2 Superintendents of Home Missions:   Excerpt 1: General Files

Dates: 1925- 1972

Sub Series:

  • A Cormie 1925 -1945
  • H. Best 1946 -1955
  • George McMillan 1956 -1959
  • K. Campbell 1960 -1965
  • D. McMurtry and R.R. Smith 1966 – 1972

Extent:  24 m  textual records and other materials (this describes all 4 Excerpts from the Series)

Finding Aid: The 509/2 Series is extensive, and the Finding Aid is over 300 pages.  To assist the researcher, the Series Finding Aid has be segmented into 4 Excerpts.

The Excerpt 1 Finding Aid includes file level description for those records pertaining to Home Missions initiatives in First Nations communities and to residential schools; for other records the finding aid is a box list.

Access: Many of the records described here were intended by the creator to be confidential; access to material containing identifying information about individuals is restricted. Contact the Keeper of the Archives for more information.

Documentation Digitization:

Relevant items in this fonds related to Indian Residential Schools are included in The United Church of Canada Archives Manitoba Northwestern Ontario Conference and All Native Circle Conferenceg 2014 Index of IRS Related Records and were digitized for submission to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Contact the Keeper of the Archives for more information.

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