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Subjects term Scope note Archival description count Authority record count
Land use

Use for: Land management, Land tenure, Land ownership

  • Here are entered works about the use and management of land by humans.
93 20
Law (5)

Use for: Justice, Legal system, Justice system, Administration of justice

  • Here are entered works relating to the legal system and the administration of law.
23 20
Constitutional law

Use for: Constitutional development, Constitutions -- interpretation and construction

  • Here are entered works about constitutions, constitutional law, and constitutional development.
20 6
Correctional institutions

Use for: Correctional centre, Correctional complex, Correctional facility, Jail, Penitentiary, Prison

  • Here are entered works relating to any prison, penitentiary, jail, detention unit or other facility in which persons are incarcerated by government officials.
10 2
Capital punishment

Use for: Death penalty, Death sentence, Execution

  • Here are entered works relating to the legally authorized killing of someone as punishment for a crime.
1 0
Governmental investigations

Use for: Inquiries, Commissions, Royal Commissions

  • Here are entered works on investigations initiated by the legislative, executive, or judicial branches of the government and usually conducted by ad hoc or permanent bodies for the purpose of investigating some particular problem of public interest.
8 6
Public relations 13 8
Forts and trading posts

Use for: Trading posts

15 8

Use for: Fast food restaurants, Cafes

10 2
Taxes and taxation 8 1
  • Here are entered works related to the process of conducting research investigations, as well as the granting of research permits.
36 17
Intergovernmental relations (2)

Use for: Indigenous peoples -- Government relations, Federal-territorial relations, Provincial-territorial relations, Interterritorial relations, International relations

  • Here are entered works related to relationships between the Government of the Northwest Territories and other governments, including Indigenous governments, the government of Canada, other territorial and provincial governments, and governments outside Canada.
32 15

Use for: Numbered treaties, Treaty 8, Treaty 11, Indigenous peoples -- Treaties

  • Here are entered works related to Treaties 8 and 11 as well as other treaties between Indigenous peoples and the Crown.
5 0
Land, resources, and self-government agreements

Use for: Land claims, Self-government agreements, Indigenous self-government, Indigenous peoples -- Land claims

  • Here are entered works related to the negotiation and implementation of agreements addressing Indigenous rights to land and resources and/or Indigenous self-government.
46 7
Voyages and travel

Use for: Journeys, Travels, Trips

  • Here are entered works related to the act of going on a trip or journey.
76 9

Use for: Status of women, Women's rights, Women's issues

  • Here are entered works related to women's issues or women's rights, as well as works with a special focus on women as a group.
28 11
Legislation (1)
  • Here are entered works related to the process of creating laws, as well as copies of laws and ordinances.
120 13
Traditional craft

Use for: Crafts (Handicrafts)

  • Here are entered works relating to the making of useful or decorative objects by hand.
11 0
Conferences and conventions

Use for: Congresses, Assemblies

  • Here are entered works relating to formal meetings or a gathering of delegates for discussion and information exchange on a topic or discipline.
32 3
Fires and fire prevention

Use for: Forest fires, House fires, Wildfires

  • Here are entered works on fires, the management of fires and the efforts made to prevent fires from starting or spreading.
27 2