Fonds XZ1 MS A124000 - Associated Designers of Canada fonds

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Associated Designers of Canada fonds

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CA ON00344 XZ1 MS A124000

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  • 1966-1990 (Creation)

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40 boxes of textual records and other material

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The Associated Designers of Canada, a non-profit organization, was founded in 1965 to raise the professional status and public awareness of set, lighting, sound and costume designers in Canada. It is federally certified to represent designers, acts as a negotiating body and represents the professional interests for its 150 members. ADC maintains a website with an online membership directory and virtual resource centre.

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The fonds includes minutes, correspondance, contracts and newsletters after 1965. Fonds is comprised of the following series: Associated Designers of Canada Unprocessed records deposited July 1999 XZ1 MS A124000 Associated Designers of Canada Files on individual designers XZ1 MA A124000

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Associated Designers of Canada


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Access is open, however for contractual files access is restricted for 10 years from the date of the document without the permission of the parties involved in the correspondence.

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Copyright, normally is held by the creator. Materials cannot be published without the permission of the copyright holder.

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No finding aid is available: the library provides a catalogue of records at the file level (see Notes field).

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The library’s online catalogue contains more than 200 specific entries under the author “Associated Designers of Canada Archives”. Users may limit searches by applying keywords: more information on searching is located at:

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