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Ontario Government Record Series RG 2-167

Research files and report of the Committee on French Language Schools in Ontario (Beriault Committee)


About these records

Title
Research files and report of the Committee on French Language Schools in Ontario (Beriault Committee)
Dates of Creation
1922-1969
Dates of Accumulation

1967-1969

Physical Description

75 centimetres of textual records

16 photographs : black and white prints

Scope and Content

Series consists of the administrative and operational files and the report of the Commission on French-Language Schools (also known as the Bériault Commission) collected during its work in preparing legislation for the establishment of French-language secondary schools and in studying the broad spectrum of French-language education in Ontario.

Records include copies of speeches, reports and memoranda; reports, memoranda and briefs to the Commission; correspondence between the Commission and researchers; newspaper clippings; reference materials; and drafts and interim and final reports of the Commission.

Subjects covered by these records include various aspects of French-language education in Ontario including statistics and curriculum; minority-language education in Quebec and New Brunswick; and new legislation proposed by the Commission.

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright is primarily held by the Crown. Series also contains material owned by various other copyright owners. To find out more about the copyright status of the particular material you wish to use, consult a Reference Archivist. There are no restrictions on reproduction for research and private study. If you wish to use other than for research and private study any of this material, submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
A copy of the report of the Commission on French-Language Schools was transferred to the Archives of Ontario in 1969. Other records that comprise this series were included in the Historical Collection of the Library / Information Centre Branch of the Department of Education. They were transferred to the Archives of Ontario by the Information Analysis Centre of the Ministry of Education in 1973.
Notes

Records in this series are in French and English.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Former Codes

Accession numbers: 6359, 10049 - 3.

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Agency or agencies that created these records

These records were created by the following Ontario government agency or agencies. Click on the agency reference code for information about this agency and other records it created.

1967-1969 :

Department of Education (AA3)

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