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Records relating to mail subsidies and steamship subventions, [textual record]. 



Place of creation


0.9 m of textual records.

Scope and content

Series consists of correspondence, reports and copies of contracts relating to mail subsides and steamship subventions for service within Canada between mainland and the Atlantic islands and without, between Canada and various countries. Most records deal with the period 1889 to 1892.

Textual records
32: Restricted by law
from 3841 to 3843
90: Open
Textual records
32: Restricted by law
from 6065 to 6067
32: Restricted by law
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Textual records The finding aid consist of volume number, title and outside dates. 19-133 90 (Paper)

Additional information

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

No further accruals are expected.

Related materials
Other records relating to the subject of mail subsides and steamship subventions can be found in the registry files series of the deputy-minister of Finance (RG19-E-2-d, volumes 2999-3364) and in the Registry System of Trade and Commerce (RG20-A-1) which undertook responsibility for this task after 1892.