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Fonds F 884

International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto fonds


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Title
International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto fonds
Dates of Creation
1935-1975, predominant 1951-1975
Physical Description

25.35 metres of textual records

17 volumes of textual records

229 photographs : black and white prints

60 photographs : colour prints

27 photographs : black and white negatives

8 photographs : black and white contact prints

23 architectural drawings : photomechanical reproductions

15 architectural drawings : pencil on paper

5 maps

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of records created and accumulated by the International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto and its predecessors.

Records consist of meeting minutes of the Board of Directors, records of the executive and staff of the organization, and records of many committees of the Institute, such as the Asian Immigrant Youth Centre, the Uganda Refugees Committee. Also included are records documenting training, educational services, legal aid services, various branches of the Institute as well as activities of the Reception Centre.

The fonds also contains newsletters, reports, and client case files that document various ethnic groups that immigrated to Toronto between 1951 and 1974.

The fonds is divided into five series, which are further organized into corresponding sub-series.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

The International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto, formed in 1954, provided support services to new immigrants to the Toronto area.

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International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
The records of the International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto were donated to the Archives of Ontario in January of 1975.
Notes

Title based on content of the fonds.

Includes records in Arabic, Armenian, Belarusian, Bosnian, Chinese (traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Maltese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Serbo-Croatian, Slovak, Slovenian, and Spanish, Swedish, Tibetan script, and Ukrainian.

Former Codes

Accession Number: 10604.

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 884-1 Antecedent records of the International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto
F 884-2 Administrative records of the International Institute Metropolitan Toronto
F 884-3 Records of the International of Metropolitan Toronto Institute Sections
F 884-4 International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto Committee, Project and Service records
F 884-5 International Institute of Metropolitan Toronto Reception Centre records