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Nunavut

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Source

The Atlas of Canada.
[http://atlas.nrcan.gc.ca/
site/index.html]

Nunavut became an official territory of Canada on April 1, 1999. It was established as a result of 30 years of negotiations between the Inuit, the Government of the Northwest Territories and the Government of Canada.

Most records pertaining to the history of Nunavut are deposited in the Nunavut Territorial Archives. The Archives does not have a Web site yet. All inquiries should be sent to:

Mr. Edward Atkinson
Territorial Archivist
Government of Nunavut
PO Box 310
Igloolik, NU  X0A 0H0

Government of Nunavut
www.gov.nu.ca

Culture and Heritage
www.gov.nu.ca/cley/english/cultintro.html

There are also several other archives and libraries with major resources for researchers.