Conferences and conventions

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Scope note(s)

  • Here are entered works relating to formal meetings or a gathering of delegates for discussion and information exchange on a topic or discipline.

Source note(s)

  • PAASH 2020 edition

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        32 Archival description results for Conferences and conventions

        32 results directly related Exclude narrower terms
        348 · Fonds · 1987-1996

        This fonds consists of textual records, photographs, and maps generated by the workings of the Constitutional Development Steering Committee (CDSC). The fonds is divided into two series: Governance and Administration. The records include meeting packages and minutes, incorporation documents and bylaws, correspondence, staffing information, member group reports, workplans, community meeting and constitutional conference planning material and reports, Aboriginal Summit material, news releases, and publications.

        Constitutional Development Steering Committee
        122 · Fonds · 1914, 1963-1990

        Records are primarily the records of the Western Constitutional Forum and the Constitutional Alliance. These records document the organizations' administration, finances, community liaison and public relations activities, research activities and publications, and interactions with member organizations including the Dene Nation, Métis Association, Legislative Assembly, Tungavik Federation of Nunavut (TFN), Inuit Tapirisat of Canada (ITC), Inuvialuit Regional Corporation (IRC), Committee for Original Peoples' Entitlement (COPE).

        The records include incorporation records, terms of reference, bylaws, action plans and activity reports, correspondence, audio recordings and minutes of meetings, workshops and conferences, budgets and financial statements, funding agreements, job descriptions, press releases, newspaper articles, newsletters, research papers and reference materials, publications, including audio versions of the pamphlet series in North Slavey (Dene Kǝdǝ́), South Slavey (Dene Zhatıé), Chipewyan, Tłı̨chǫ, Gwich’in, Inuvialuktun, and Inuinnaqtun, speaking notes, presentation slides (textual and photographic), photographs of the signing of the Iqaluit Agreement, and maps showing tentative boundaries, and information relevant to division.

        The accession also includes related records from the NCF and member groups of the Forums and Constitutional Alliance (Dene Nation, Metis Association, Legislative Assembly, Tungavik Federation of Nunavut, Inuit Tapirisat of Canada, Inuvialuit Regional Corporation, COPE, and Dene/Métis Claims Secretariat) such as bylaws, meeting minutes, action plans and activity reports, annual reports, resolutions, financial statements, newsletters, discussion papers, correspondence, and press releases.

        Constitutional Alliance of the Northwest Territories. Western Constitutional Forum
        Outcrop Audio Recordings
        N-2008-014 · Accession · [1978-1980]

        Records include:

        • 7 cassettes related to a sealing conference from 1978 (:0001-:0007);
        • 9 cassettes from the Legislative Assembly Special Committee on Education entitled Learning: Tradition and Change in the NWT (appear to be the same tape in various Indigenous languages) (:0008-:0016);
        • 1 cassette marked Laco Hunt Interview (:0017);
        • 7 cassettes related to a Nunavut Mining Symposium held in Cambridge Bay in 1998 (:0018-:0024);
        • 9 cassettes that appear to related to an Economic Prospects Conference held in Hay River in 1978 (:0025-:0033);
        • 1 cassette marked Former Commissioners Sept. 1979 (:0034);
        • 1 cassette marked The Drums – Jim Greene (:0035);
        • 1 Reel labelled: CBC Drumming / Peter Liske Drumming (:0036);
        • 1 Reel labelled Master Mixed Impulse version (:0037);
        • 1 Reel labelled: Recreation 1980 (Box says moose hide tanning) (:0038);
        • 1 Reel labelled: Expo Walk (:0039);
        • 1 Reel – no label but box marked: Travel Arctic – Explore Canada’s Arctic duplicate pulsed soundtrack (:0040).

        Records include legislative review files for the Municipal Statutes Replacement Act, which included changes to the Charter Communities Act, the Hamlets Act, and the Cities, Towns and Villages Act. Records also include a file from a conference hosted by the Department of Municipal and Community Affairs about the impact of boom-bust economic development on infrastructure in northern communities.

        This accession consists of records relating to forest management in the Northwest Territories. The records include records of the NWT Forest Industry Conferences and Workshops (2005-2006) and records on timber supply, particularly in the Liard and Nahanni Butte region. The accession also contains some records of Federal/Provincial/Territorial work on timber supply.

        G-2022-009 · Accession · 1981-1993
        Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Transportation fonds

        Records include materials relating to the organization and reorganization of the Department of Transportation, as well as its predecessor, the Department of Public Works and Highways. Also included are records relating to a conference hosted by the department, as well as minutes and meeting packages from the Senior Management Committee.

        Northwest Territories. Department of Transportation (1989-2017)
        126 · Fonds · 1989

        This fonds consists of recordings of the various sessions of the 13th annual conference of the Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women. The original recordings are on 32 audio cassettes which have been copied to DAT audio tape.

        Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women
        324 · Fonds · 1978-1979

        This fonds consists of approximately 4 cm of textual material produced by the Status of Women Committee and the ad hoc committee. The materials include: minutes of meetings; correspondence; copies of department submissions; recommendations of ad hoc committee members; a copy of the Plan of Action report and the response of the Executive; and materials from the "Breaking New Ground" Conference.

        Northwest Territories. Status of Women Committee (1976-1979?)
        372 · Fonds · July 1977

        This fonds consists of one reel of colour 8 mm film (original master) of what was likely the Native Women's Association of the NWT first conference, held in July 1977. The film, approximately 175 feet in length, runs ten minutes. The film was transferred to Betacam (archival master) in 1997.

        Native Women's Association of the NWT
        G-2017-008 · Accession · 1999-2007
        Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Public Works and Services fonds

        Records include policy development, workshop and conference materials, Senior Management Committee records, and reports on performance measurement, asset maintenance, and activities related to the implementation of self-government agreements.

        Northwest Territories. Department of Public Works and Services. Directorate
        274 · Fonds · 1971-1973

        This fonds consists of mimeographed minutes and proceedings of the first and second meetings of the Council of the Episcopal District of Mackenzie. The meetings were presided over by Bishop Henry G. Cook.

        Anglican Church of Canada. Episcopal District of the Mackenzie
        N-2006-002 · Accession · 1973-1975

        Records include photographs depicting the attendees of the annual meetings of Government of the Northwest Territories' foremen for 1973, 1974 and 1975. Each meeting member is identified including their position title and place of work. Employees from the communities of Enterprise, Fort Providence, Yellowknife, Pine Point, Fort Smith, Fort Simpson, Inuvik, Stagg River, Buffalo River, and Hay River are listed.