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Fonds F 4403

CARFAC Ontario fonds

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CARFAC Ontario fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

6.3 metres of textual records

8 volumes of textual records

231 photographs

97 audio cassettes

2 videocassettes

1 audio reel

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of records created and accumulated by CARFAC Ontario (Canadian Artists' Representation / le Front des artistes canadiens Ontario).

Fonds contains the general operational records of the organization, such as by-laws and incorporation papers, meeting minutes, annual general meeting and conference recordings, correspondence, reports, financial records, and grant applications. Fonds also includes programming and membership records, publications, local chapter files, lobby issues files, subject files, records pertaining to an internet digitization project entitled CAROL, and other records relating to all aspects of its activities.

The records document CARFAC Ontario's role in carrying out its mandate of protecting the legal and economic rights of visual artists and to research, publish and provide educational information for the development of the visual arts profession. The records reflect CARFAC Ontario's interaction with their membership, the government, and other organizations.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

CARFAC Ontario is a provincial affiliate of CARFAC (Canadian Artists' Representation / le Front des artistes canadiens), founded in 1968 as an association of professional visual and media artists who represent the legal and economic rights of visual artists.

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CARFAC Ontario

Restrictions on Access
Access to some files in series F 4403-8 (CARFAC Ontario programming and membership records) is restricted until 2108. See series description for F 4403-8 for further details.
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. 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
Fonds was acquired by the Archives of Ontario from CARFAC Ontario in 2002. An accrual was donated by CARFAC Ontario in 2008.
Associated Material

For associated material, see MG28-I213, Canadian Artists' Representation fonds, at Library and Archives Canada and PR1572, Canadian Artists' Representation/le Front des artistes canadiens fonds, at the Provincial Archives of Alberta.

Related Material

For related records, see F 4343 Ontario Association of Art Galleries fonds.


Fonds has been arranged into 11 series.


Future accruals are anticipated.

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 4403-1 CARFAC Ontario governance records
F 4403-2 CARFAC Ontario correspondence files
F 4403-3 CARFAC Ontario financial and grant files
F 4403-4 CARFAC Ontario publications files
F 4403-5 CARFAC Ontario local chapter files
F 4403-6 CARFAC Ontario lobby issues files
F 4403-7 CARFAC Ontario individuals and organizations files
F 4403-8 CARFAC Ontario programming and membership records
F 4403-9 CARFAC Ontario subject files
F 4403-10 CARFAC Copyright Collective Committee files
F 4403-11 CARFAC Ontario internet digitization project files