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Eastern Townships Resource Centre Textual Records collection
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1.91 l.m. of textual records. - 1 drawing. - 4 maps. - 13 photographs. - 1 postcard. - 2 architectural plans.
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The documents were donated to the ETRC by various donors.
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The collection contains source material on various topics related to the Eastern Townships in the ninetieth and twentieth centuries such as settlement, colonization, politic, military, economy, transport, communication, health and welfare, education, religion and culture. It consists mainly of schedules, obituaries, by-laws, insurance policies, certificates, photographs, maps, drawings, posters, cards, petitions, genealogies, diaries, scrapbooks, newspapers, letters, songsheets, land grants, reports, ledgers, minutes of meetings, notebooks and programmes. The collection is comprised of the following series: Settlement and Colonization ([18--]-Photocopied 1994), Politics (1965-1974), Military (1802-1988), Economy (1830-1987), Transport and Communications (1826-1990), Health and Welfare (1931-1949), Education (1854-1998), Religion ([18-?]-Photocopied 1993), Culture ([18-?]-1990).
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The collection is arranged according to the classification system established by the ETRC. The collection consists of textual records donated individually.
Most of the documents are in English, some in French.
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28 janvier, 2016