Fonds F 4325 - Margaret Scrivener fonds

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Margaret Scrivener fonds

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CA ON00009 F 4325

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  • 1971-1988 (Creation)

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Extent2.1 meters of textual records

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Margaret Scrivener was Member of Provincial Parliament within the Ontario Government.

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Fonds consists of records donated by Mrs. Margaret Scrivener that include some personal records and records relating to her career as a Member of the Ontario Provincial Parliament, a Cabinet Minister in two portfolios, and in various other capacities. The records cover the entire period of her provincial political career.

The material has been arranged into outgoing correspondence and indexes, speeches, a few miscellaneous files, a few incoming correspondence and private members bills files, and files relating to her tenure on the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board. The series of outgoing correspondence, in particular, inter-mixes her private affairs with those relating to her various positions in the government.

Substantial information may be found in the fonds relating to the Ministries of Housing, Government Services and Revenue, the Ontario Task Force on Provincial Rail Policy, and the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board.

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The records were donated to the Archives of Ontario by Mrs. Scrivener in February of 1994.


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F 4325

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  • English

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