Collection TR - Hastings County Historical Society textual records collection

Identity area

Reference code

CA ON00156 TR

Title

Hastings County Historical Society textual records collection

Date(s)

  • 1787-2010 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

4,421 files

Context area

Name of creator

(1957-)

Administrative history

The Hastings County Historical Society was founded in 1957 with the mandate to promote, encourage and conduct research into the history of Hastings County, Ontario.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This collection comprises some 4,400 vertical files of materials gathered by the Hastings County Historical Society. They cover a wide range of subjects and were received from a variety of different sources, not always recorded.

The collection includes original materials, newspaper clippings, secondary histories and copies.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

There are too many files in this collection to contain in one archival description. The files have been described in seven separate groups:

  1. Files 1-999
  2. Files 1000-1499
  3. Files 1500-1999
  4. Files 2000-2499
  5. Files 2500-2999
  6. Files 3000-3499
  7. Files 3500-3916

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

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Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

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Subject access points

Place access points

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Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Accession area

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