Fonds RG 20 - Dept. of Agriculture, Import Records [Livestock] collection

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Dept. of Agriculture, Import Records [Livestock] collection

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CA ON00028 RG 20

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  • 1907-1930 (Creation)

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14 cm of textual records Materials are in good condition.

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The Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada was established by the Department of Agriculture Act in 1868. This Act, which is occassionally amended, is the authority under which the present Department operates.

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Material was acquired prior to 1992. Custodial history unknown.

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Collection consists of four volumes of [livestock] Import Inspection records kept by the Canadian Department of Agriculture from 1907-1930. Most of the volumes are for Bridgeburg, Ont. (present-day Fort Erie, Ont.), with one volume for Niagara Falls, Ont. Fonds consists of the following series: Bridgeburg, Ont. April 1, 1907-August 20, 1910 Bridgeburg, Ont. August 27, 1910-July 9, 1921 Bridgeburg, Ont. November 10, 1928-September 13, 1930 Niagara Falls, Ont. April 5, 1919-November 25, 1922

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Open for purposes of research and education.

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No further accruals are expected.

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