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Description found in Archives

Peterborough Agency [textual record (microform)] [1881-1968].

Series consists of


Microfilmed in 1970

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 microfilm reel

Scope and content

Series consists of microfilmed copies of location tickets covering the period 1881-1968 and a register of births, marriages, and deaths for the period 1904-1948. While the microfilm was produced by the Archives of Ontario in 1970, the originals were created and/or maintained by the Peterborough Agency. Technical problems in the filming process has resulted in the records being incorrectly positioned on the film. In order to utilize the film, the lens of the reader needs to be rotated 180 degrees and in some cases 225 degrees, in order to view the documentation.

Textual records: microform
Microfilm reel T-11961
90: Open
Textual records: microform
96: Restrictions vary
Microfilm reel
90: Open
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Finding aid 10-169 is a computer generated list which describes the content of each reel. 10-169 90 (Electronic)

Biography / Administrative history

Apparently during the 1960s the name Peterborough Agency was adopted for what had been known as the Rice and Mud Lake Agency. The Peterborough Agency was responsible for: Alderville (1963-1970), Curve Lake (1963-1970), Hiawatha (1963-1970), Golden Lake (1966-1970), Mississaugas of Alnwick (-1963), Mississaugas of Mud Lake (-1963), and Mississaugas of Rice Lake (-1963). The agency was amalgamated into the Kingston District 15 July 1970. Finding aid 10-157: Guide to Indian Affairs Field Office Organization in Ontario, 1845-1990.

Additional information

Custodial history
This microfilm was produced by the Archives of Ontario in 1970. The records were filmed in the field at the local offices of the Department of Indian Affairs while the records were still in the custody of the Department. The current locations of the original documents are unknown, although it is possible that some of the originals have found their way into accessions of records subsequently transferred to National Archives custody.

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

No further accruals are expected.

Related materials
Related records may also be found in the Kingston District Office series and in the Central Superintendency series.

Associated material note
A copy of this microfilm is held at the Archives of Ontario.

Dates of creation note
This microfilm was produced by the Archives of Ontario in 1970.


Related control no.

1. 1992-93/155 GAD
2. 120-000155-9
3. RG10-C-VI