Series 600 - Records relating to foundations in Newfoundland and Elsewhere

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Records relating to foundations in Newfoundland and Elsewhere

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  • Multiple media

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CA NL0063 600

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

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  • 1845-2002, predominant 1950-1985 (Creation)

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Physical description

65 cm of textual records
4 architectural drawings
1 technical drawing

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Custodial history

Scope and content

Series consists of originals and copies of: correspondence (1876-2002); financial records (1876-1877,1964-89); Vow registers (1853-54, 1905, 1907); legal documents (1852, 1886, 1974, 1984); minutes of meetings/election reports (1961-1986); annual visitation reports (1962-1965,1988); Latin documents (1845, 1891, 1950, 1959, 1964, 1972); French documents (1845, 1865, 1867); four blueprints (1953); one technical drawing (1886); and photographs. As well, series consists of reference material such as news articles, books, ceremony booklets, statistical data, graduation addresses, and reports about each of the fifty-one foundations.

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition


Language of material

  • English
  • Latin
  • French

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    English with a few Latin and French documents.

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    Restrictions on access

    Restrictions on access may apply. Consult the archivist.

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    Finding aids

    Finding aid available; file-level access.

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    Further accruals are expected.

    General note

    Series 300 has information on the first Reverend Mothers/foundress' at convents that were established before 1916.

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    Dates of creation, revision and deletion

    Created - June 19, 2013

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    • English

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