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Description found in Archives

New Brunswick District Office [textual record]. 

Series consists of

Date(s)

1936-1982

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

4.6 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of largely of general operational files concerning Indian education of band members in the Miramichi and St. John River Agencies, as well as some files from various other bands across Canada. In addition, there exist estate files, files dealing with pensions, and Veteran's Land Act, land sales, statistics, surveys and reserves, union-management consultation, public assistance, historical documents from the St. Croix Indian reserve, funeral expenses, teachers certificates, information services, meetings, and Parliament inquiries.

Textual records
32: Restricted by law
Volume
from 13076 to 13099
32: Restricted by law
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Finding aid 10-121 is a typed file list. 10-121 (Paper)

Biography / Administrative history

Following the creation of the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development in 1966, agencies were joined to form larger administrative units called districts. The Miramichi and St. John River Agencies merged to form the New Brunswick District Office effective July 1, 1971. This District Office governed the administration of fifteen different bands under the two agencies of the Miramichi and St. John River. Regional Administrative Histories, 1958-1990, (Bands, Agencies, Districts). Unpublished draft in the possession of the RG10 archivist, prepared by Peter Kiefl et al.

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

Accruals
Further accruals are expected.

Related materials
Related records may also be found in the Miramichi Agency series and the New Brunswick North East Agency series.

Government

Related control no.

1. 88/003
2. 1987-88/001 GAD
3. 87-0073-01 HFRC
4. 1998-00133-4
5. RG10-C-V-22