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Fonds F 4381

Ontario Good Roads Association fonds

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Ontario Good Roads Association fonds
Dates of Creation
1925, 1941-1943, 1945-1961, 1965
Physical Description

56 centimetres of textual records

193 photographs

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of general correspondence, reports and related documents created and received by the Ontario Good Roads Association (OGRA) which were considered to be of importance to the development of the road system in Ontario. Included are decisions and orders from the Ontario Municipal Board and other offices, course material from the Institute of Municipal Assessors of Ontario and other educational programs, conference materials and notes from meetings and conventions of the OGRA and other organizations, and research files containing published and unpublished reports, studies and articles.

Includes also photographs of OGRA members and other individuals and groups of conference attendees.

Correspondence and photographs used by the periodical Municipal World are also included.

Fonds is arranged into 5 series.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

The Ontario Good Roads Association was established in 1894 to promote the development of quality road construction in the province as a means to enhance municipal and economic growth.

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Ontario Good Roads Association

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright has been transferred to the Archives of Ontario by the donor. Fonds 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 through the Reference Desk. 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
The records were transferred to the Archives of Ontario by the Ontario Good Roads Association ca. 1989.
Related Material

RG 37-4 Ontario Municipal Board order books

RG 37-5 Ontario Municipal Board decision books

RG 37-6 Ontario Municipal Board applications and appeals files


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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 4381-1 Ontario Good Roads Association correspondence and memoranda
F 4381-2 Ontario Good Roads Association photographs
F 4381-3 Course material acquired by Ontario Good Roads Association
F 4381-4 Ontario Good Roads Association convention and meeting files
F 4381-5 Ontario Good Roads Association research and publications files