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Office of the Receiver General [textual record]. 

Series consists of



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

19.15 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of accounting records and correspondence created and maintained by the Office of the Receiver General.

Textual records
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Biography / Administrative history

The Receiver General was integrated within the Department of Finance in 1879. The minister of finance became the ex officio receiver general and the deputy minister of finance became the ex officio deputy receiver general. On April 1, 1969 the position of Receiver General for Canada was transferred from the Minister of Finance to the Minister of Supply and Services. RG19 General Inventory

Additional information

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

No further accruals are expected.