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Accountant of Contingencies [textual record]. 



Place of creation


1.5 m of textual records.

Scope and content

Series consists of a sample of routine outgoing correspondence of the Accountant of Contingencies.

Textual records
32: Restricted by law
from 3466 to 3469
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Textual records The finding aid consist of volume number, file number, title and outside dates. 19-96 90 (Paper)

Biography / Administrative history

The Accountant of Contingencies was a unit of the Department of Finance that reported directly to the deputy minister. This unit confirmed the accuracy of designated small expenditures before payment was authorized. The Accountant of Contingencies also controlled the service responsible for cleaning public buildings in Ottawa. RG19 General Inventory

Additional information

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

No further accruals are expected.