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Records of the Assistant Dominion Statistician [textual record]. 

Series consists of

Date(s)

1941-1973

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

19.2 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of files from the offices of Assistant Dominion Statisticians John Thornton Marshall, Simon Abraham Goldberg and H. Lyons Allen. The files reflect professional and personal interests of the incumbents.

Textual records
32: Restricted by law
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Biography / Administrative history

The immediate post-war also a re-organization of the Dominion Bureau of Statistics, with two new Assistant Dominion Statistician positions created - Administration and Research. As the Bureau grew, more Assistant Dominion Statisticians were appointed, with responsibility for other divisions and branches. In 1971, the Statistics Act changed the name of the organization to 'Statistics Canada', the title of the leader to 'Chief Statistician' and thus this position became 'Assistant Chief Statistician'.

Additional information

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

Accruals
Further accruals are expected.

Related materials
See also the records of Sedley Anthony Cudmore, under the Records of the Chief Statistician series, which reflect his tenure as Assistant Chief Statistician.

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