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Description found in Archives

Secretary of Indian Affairs in Lower Canada [textual record]. 

Series consists of

Date(s)

1831-1841

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

2.0 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of letters received by Lieutenant-Colonel D.C. Napier as Secretary of Indian Affairs in the Office of the Military Secretary, Quebec. The series is arranged chronologically.

Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11470
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11029
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11469
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11468
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11466
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11471
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11472
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11031
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11467
90: Open
Textual records
Microfilm reel C-11030
90: Open
Textual records
90: Open
Volume
from 83 to 102
101/A
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown. In order to protect the fragile originals, the microfilm copies of these records must be consulted rather than the originals.

Finding aid 10-1 is a computer-generated volume list. 10-1 (Electronic)

Biography / Administrative history

In 1830 jurisdiction over Indian matters was transferred from the charge of the military authorities to that of the Civil Governors in both Provinces. The Indian Department in Lower Canada was placed under the control of the Military Secretary of the Governor General, stationed at Quebec. Lieutenant-Colonel D. C. Napier was removed to the Military Secretary's office to serve as the administrative head of the Indian Department in Lower Canada, with the title Secretary of Indian Affairs. RG10 General Inventory

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

Accruals
No further accruals are expected.

Availability of other formats note
See reels C-11029 to C-11031 and C-11466 to C-11472 for microfilmed copies of the records in volumes 83-102.

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