Photographs of the Communications Branch of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Help


Ontario Government Record Series RG 16-276

Photographs of the Communications Branch of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food


About these records

Title
Photographs of the Communications Branch of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Dates of Creation
1964-1996
Physical Description

ca. 152, 000 photographs : prints and negatives

96 audio cassettes

78 centimetres of textual records

Scope and Content

Series consists of photographs created by the Communications Branch of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food and its predecessor and successors. The photographs document many aspects of agriculture in Ontario including field crops and soil, horticulture, animal science, agricultural pests and diseases, agricultural engineering and economics, and the family farm and rural way of life. Several of the sub-series of photographs in this series have been arranged according to the Agdex system for the classification, indexing and filing of agricultural information. The Agdex filing system was developed at the Ohio State University and adapted for use in Ontario.

This series has been arranged into fourteen sub-series.

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Restrictions on Access
See sub-series descriptions for access restrictions.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright is primarily held by the Crown. There are no restrictions on reproduction. Permission of the Archives of Ontario is required for publication; submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These records were acquired by the Archives of Ontario through a direct transfer from the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs in 1999.
Finding Aid
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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.

1964-1966 :

Department of Agriculture (AA59) Information Branch (CA1027)

1966-1972 :

Department of Agriculture and Food (AA60) Information Branch (CA1027)

1972-1982 :

Ministry of Agriculture and Food (AA68) Information Branch (CA1028)

1982-1994 :

Ministry of Agriculture and Food (AA68) Communications Branch (CA1029)

1994-1996 :

Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (AA69) Communications Branch (CA1029)

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Sub-series that make up this series

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Reference Code Sub-series Title
RG 16-276-1 Agdex prints
RG 16-276-2 Agdex negatives
RG 16-276-3 Agdex slides
RG 16-276-4 Agdex indexes
RG 16-276-5 Agdex contact prints and negatives
RG 16-276-6 Agriphotos
RG 16-276-7 Ontario Foodland indexes
RG 16-276-8 Ministry of Agriculture and Food slide presentations
RG 16-276-9 Agdex press photographs
RG 16-276-10 History of agriculture photographs
RG 16-276-11 History of agriculture photographic negatives
RG 16-276-12 Agdex classification system indexes
RG 16-276-13 Agdex transparencies
RG 16-276-14 Agdex duplicate negatives