Collection CBL - Collection Boîte à Lettres

Title and statement of responsibility area

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Collection Boîte à Lettres

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  • Textual record

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CA ON00402 CBL

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  • 1987-2001 (Creation)
    La Boîte à Lettres

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Physical description

2 cm of textual documents.

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Name of creator

(1987 - 2001)

Administrative history

La Boîte à Lettres is an organization providing basic training services in French to adults living in Hearst and the surrounding area. The organization’s objectives is to enable them to improve their knowledge of the French language, mathematics and computer science. With the help of Le Conseil des Arts de Hearst and l’ACFO régionale du Grand Nord, Pierrette Mercier, Françoise Groleau, Luc Morneau, Lauré Girard and Lucie Paquin founded La Boîte à Lettres, in 1987. La Boîte à Lettres first shared premises with Le Conseil des Arts de Hearst. Incorporated in 1989, the organization still offers a variety of educational services in Hearst and the surrounding area.

Custodial history

Scope and content

This collection includes newspaper clippings and a few documents relating to the activities of La Boîte à Lettres, between 1988 and 2001.

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Le Centre d'archives de la Grande Zone argileuse acquired the collection from Denyse Paquin, in 2016.


The collation includes newspaper clippings and a few documents that have been grouped together and pasted in chronological order in a scrapbook.

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  • French

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Restrictions on access

No restriction imposed by the donor.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Copyright Act applies. Reproduction permitted depending on the condition of the documents.

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Associated materials

Collection Journaux de la Grande Zone argileuse.

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No further accruals expected.

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  • English
  • French

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