Fonds F 1268

Ontario Farm Drainage Association fonds

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Ontario Farm Drainage Association fonds
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

54 centimetres of textual records

3 photographs : black and white prints

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of records created by the Ontario Farm Drainage Association.

Records include the constitution, bylaws, newsletters, correspondence, minutes of annual meetings, briefs to the provincial Ministry of Agriculture, financial statements, and research and positions on technical issues. Some material relates to committees of the Association, including the Unified Drainage Standards Committee and the Specifications Committee.

Also included are three photographs depicting groups of members of the Association. One of the photographs has a complete identification key while the other two photographs have only partial identification of the posed members.

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

The Ontario Farm Drainage Association was formed to promote the use of tile drainage, encourage both education and research on drainage issues, advocate for good legislation on drainage issues in the province, and to ensure high quality work amongst its membership.

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Ontario Farm Drainage 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. 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 from the Ontario Farm Drainage Association in 1985 and 2004.
Related Material

Please refer to RG 16-293 for other records relating to the Ontario Farm Drainage Association.


Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Former Codes

MU 7535 - MU 7538, accession 16691.

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