Series PR0003.002SF.0005 - Institutions series

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Institutions series

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    • 1864-1986 (Creation)

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    Physical description

    36.35 m of textual records
    322 photographs
    152 negatives
    1 microfilm
    7 cinefilms
    2 maps
    347 plans
    1 artwork

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    Custodial history

    Scope and content

    This series includes records created or acquired in the course of the administration of institutions established or maintained by the Oblates in the Province of Alberta-Saskatchewan. A direct tool and means to propagate the Catholic faith, the Oblates created or ran these institutions to help evangelize various communities, both secular and religious. The series includes records of the administration of educational institutions, including local community and mission schools, residential schools, as well as administrative records of institutions for religious training and retreat.

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    The series is arranged in the following sub-series:

    • Schools;
    • Noviciates;
    • Scholasticates;
    • Seminaries; and
    • Retreat Houses.

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        The records are in English and French.

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        Some files may be restricted.

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        Permission for use required. Subject to the Copyright Act.

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        File list is available.

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        Further accruals are not expected.

        General note

        PR1971.0220, PR1973.0248, PR1973.0399, PR1984.0400, PR1997.0109, PR2002.0135, PR2002.0256, PR2003.0308, PR2016.0001, PR2018.0050

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