Federal Government Administration-Federal Departments, Boards, Commissions, Corporations, Etc. - Department of Citizenship and Immigration - Indian Affairs

Database ID24198
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Diefenbaker Archival Collections
Fonds/CollectionJohn G. Diefenbaker fonds
File/Item ReferenceVI-352-C581.1 (Volume 288)
Date of creation1957-1962
Physical description/extent1 folder; 1 cm of textual records
Number of images1
Scope and contentFile contains correspondence relating to the pensions and salaries of teachers at indigenous schools, the pensions and salaries of government employees within the Department of Citizenship and Immigration, the movement of an Indian Agency, proposed revisions to the Indian Act, Indian Affairs, investigation of the Indian Department, the treaty status of children, leases and resources, and a letter from the Chiefs of the Qu'Appelle Indians signing their power to Pat Cappo to look after Fishing Stations. File also includes cross reference sheets regarding indigenous children and affairs, assistance for flood victims on reserve lands and electrical installation at an indigenous school in BC. There is also a newspaper clipping regarding an inspection made of the French Bay Indian Day School.
Restrictions on access
Other terms governing use and reproductionResponsibility regarding questions of copyright that may arise in the use of any images is assumed by the researcher.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesArticles
Provenance Access PointDiefenbaker, John G., 1895-1979
PlaceOttawa, Ontario, Canada
Shellbrook, Saskatchewan, Canada
Duck Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada
Qu'Appelle, Saskatchewan, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 4
Cultural regionNo data
SubjectLaw and Legislation -- Acts -- Indian Act
Government departments -- Indian Affairs
News and Reporting -- Articles
Government officials
Date Range(s)1950-1959
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