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N-1979-564 · Accession · 1954
Part of Canada. Northern Administration Branch fonds

Records are comprised of a 1954 report produced by C.C. Johnson, a Resident Engineer from Fort Smith, entitled "Preliminary Report, Mackenzie Highway - Mills Lake Road." It includes 31 corner mounted photographic prints and 16 black and white negatives. The report discusses plans to build a road to Mills Landing.

G-1999-082 · Accession · 1968-1971
Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Public Works (1968-1985) fonds

Records are from the Central Registry file system and contain files relating to the programs and administration of the department. This includes records from the design division, construction division, engineering division, operations and maintenance division, highways and marine operations, utilities and accommodation services (30 block).

Rae, Sir John, 1764-1848
N-1992-095 · Accession · 1877

Records are comprised of letter from John Rae to Mr. Hyde Clarke, signed and dated, 2 Addison Gdns. [London], 25 April, 1877, extending an invitation to Rae's lecture at the Royal Institute.

Erik Watt
N-2017-011 · Accession · 1978-1995
Part of Erik Watt fonds

The images primarily document mine sites and infrastructure, employees at work, and various employee leisure activities at mine sites. The slides are divided into seven series: Tundra Mine and Courageous Lake, Lupin, Thompson-Lundmark, Nanisivik, Con, Giant, and Polaris. The Tundra Mine and Courageous Lake series contains a subset of slides unrelated to the series title area. These 26 images primarily document prospecting activities in the Walsh Lake, Banting Lake, and Cabin Lake areas. They were created by journalist and media consultant Erik Watt between 1978 and 1995, although largely between 1982 and 1990

Albert Faille
N-1979-042 · Accession · [1940]-1973
Part of Albert Faille fonds

The textual records consist of correspondence with Albert Faille's son, a Nahanni Safaris brochure, and certificates belonging to Albert Faille. The photographs include images of the Nahanni Region, Albert Faille, Jean and Hal Bennett and Faille's son.

G-2006-020 · Accession · 1972-1998
Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Health and Social Services fonds

Records date from 1972-1998, and mainly relate to legislative initiatives and amendments of Department of Health and Department of Health and Social Services legislation or acts. The files include options papers, draft proposals, and correspondence between legislative policy analysts and the department regarding the requested legislative amendments or initiatives. There are also files from the National Health Research and Development Program (NHRDP) related to the evaluation of NHRDP submissions, correspondence and minutes from the NHRDP Review Panel, as well as files identifying research needs in the NWT, development of health related workshops that would be delivered by the Department of Health, as well as program development in the NWT. In addition, the accession includes departmental strategic planning and reorganization files related to the amalgamation of the Department of Health and the Department of Social Services, as well as files related to the transfer of health services to the GNWT from the Federal Government. There are also records from the Community Transfer Initiative and how it impacted the transfer of health services to communities. There are also working drafts and development files for departmental reports such as the NWT Health Report, NWT Health Status Report, Ambulance Services Report, as well as program evaluation files about the AIDS project and Advanced Nursing Skills Program. The remaining files include management studies (Management for Results) for the various health boards, copies of MOU between the Department of Health and Social Services and Justice and Education, Culture and Employment, as well as files from the Vital Statistics Committee, Territorial Laboratory Standards Committee and Traditional Knowledge Working Group, in particular traditional knowledge activities at Stanton Hospital.

Northwest Territories. Department of Health and Social Services. Policy, Legislation and Communications division
John Davids
N-1990-008 · Accession · [1930?-1962?]
Part of John Davids fonds

These images were put together for a slide show at the request of some teachers, whose Grade 6 & 7 students were studying the exploration and development of the North (See Finding Aid for slideshow narration). The photographs document various airplanes used in the north, aerial photographs including views of communities in the western arctic and people involved in the aviation industry in the north. The print, taken in 1962, is thought to be the last photograph of Henry Busse before he died.

N-1992-279 · Accession · 1980
Part of Northwest Territories Arts and Crafts Council fonds

The accession consists of one copy of the NWT Art and Crafts Council broadsheet dated spring 1980. The newsletter outlines some of the activities taking place in the Northwest Territories, Canadian Crafts Council news and information on upcoming art displays in the south. English and Inuktitut languages.

Northwest Territories Arts and Crafts Council

Records include annual workplans for Community Planning, minutes of Community Planners meetings, and manuals, handbooks, and guides to various Community Planning and Lands policies and procedures. Also included are annual reports regarding the monitoring of the Planning Act as well as a set of completed surveys related to Solid Waste Disposal.

Northwest Territories. Department of Municipal and Community Affairs. Community Planning and Lands division
Esso Resources Canada, Ltd.
N-1992-277 · Accession · 1982-1989

This accession consists of issues of "Esso North", a newsletter published by Esso Resources Canada Ltd. The newsletter contains information on employment opportunities for local residents, environmental studies, histories of the Great Bear Lake and Mackenzie Delta region, as well as updates on the companies current and planned activities for oil extraction in Norman Wells and Tuktoyaktuk.

Esso Resources Canada Ltd.
G-1985-010 · Accession · 1932-1979
Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Renewable Resources fonds

Records are comprised of oversized ledgers containing Hunting and Trapping Reports and Fur Export Tax Reports from across the Northwest Territories. The records indicate big game harvest, fur trade activities and where furs were exported. The ledgers include trading, hunting and trapping returns from Wood Buffalo Park, Franklin District, Keewatin District and the Mackenzie District.

Northwest Territories. Department of Renewable Resources. Wildlife Service
G-1999-001 · Accession · 1973-1992
Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Public Works and Highways fonds

Records include files related to Commissioner's tours, departmental reorganization, goals and objectives, reports from the regions, reports from specific communities on Public Works projects and maintenance of public buildings such as schools. Additionally, there are records concerning land claims, the Business Incentive Policy (BIP), capital assistance, lease and contracting policies, the Capital Site Planning Committee, decentralization and privatization efforts.

Northwest Territories. Department of Public Works and Highways. Directorate
David Pelly
N-1999-012 · Accession · [1995-1996]
Part of David Pelly fonds

The sound recordings contain interviews with elders from Cambridge Bay, which were conducted by David Pelly while working on the Mount Pelly Territorial Park Project.

G-1990-007 · Accession · [1955?-1988?]
Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Culture and Communications fonds

The collection is comprised of photographs that were deleted from the files up to early 1990. Themes include involvement of the Government of the Northwest Territories in housing, education and training, arts and crafts, tourism, transportation and industry. Also included are images documenting native land use, community activities, facilities, special events and people. Commissioners and the Council are particularly well documented, especially during the earlier period. Also extensively represented are Expo '86 and the Arctic Winter Games. Most were photographed by the Government Photographer, Audio Visual section, although some were purchased or acquired from other sources. Photographers include Mike Van Duffelen, Bob Wilson and Tessa Macintosh.

G-1993-007 · Accession · 1960-1986
Part of Northwest Territories. Department of Culture and Communications fonds

These records document the museums and heritage activity of the Government of the Northwest Territories. They provide evidence of the functions of the Northwest Territories Historical Advisory Board, the Northwest Territories Heritage Council, and the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre. Included are documents from the Archaeological and Historic Sites program, Education and Extension program, Territorial Plaquing program, Exhibits program, Museum grants, NWT Archives, and Archaeological Permits. The records consist of correspondence, reports, minutes, policy, procedures, regulations and a few photographs that remain in the original files. Also included are files on various conferences such as the Canadian Conference on Historical Resources, the Northern Museums Conference, and Committees such as the Interdepartmental Committee on Archaeology, the Canada-NWT Consultative Committee on Parks and the Museum Advisory Committee.

Northwest Territories. Department of Culture and Communications. Museums and Heritage division