Record group RG30 - Museum Director's records

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Museum Director's records

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  • Textual record

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CA ON00259 RG30

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  • 1957-1988 (Creation)

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7.04 meters of textual records

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Fonds consists of the records of ROM Directors. Fonds primarily consists of Director’s correspondence. The records of James Cruise, William Thorsell, and Janet Carding are as yet undescribed but can be made accessible.

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Records were acquired from the office of the Director.


Record group is arranged in the following series:
RG30 A: Museum Director’s correspondence
RG30 B: Museum Director’s memoranda
RG30 C: Departmental annual reports
RG30 D: Museum Director’s committee records
RG30(UA): Museum Director’s unaccessioned records.

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Access to these records is governed by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Requests for access to records must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Royal Ontario Museum Library and Archives.

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2/24/2023 E. Thomas (Creation)

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