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Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development file classification system and file index

File consists of a table of contents and list of file blocks for the document "file classification system administrative (housekeeping) and operational records" created for the Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development. Also included, are two copies of a file list index that provides file numbers for leases, infrastructure projects, surveys, permits and other miscellaneous land projects.

Department of Indian and Northern Affairs (Prince George Office) collection

  • 2002.15
  • Collection
  • 1973-1995

Collection consists of documents and a photograph album from the Department of Indian Affairs including publications, working papers, and reports related to First Nations affairs and administration.

Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development

Documents on surrender of Indian land and conditional land allotments

File consists of miscellanous documents created or collected by the Prince George office of the Department of Indian and Northern Affairs. Includes documents regarding the effect of surrender on individual interest and a blank "notice in respect to a surrender of Indian lands" form. It also includes Indian Affairs Branch documents regarding conditional land allotments and individual land holdings.

Excerpts from publications and law

File consists of miscellanous documents collected by the Prince George office of the Department of Indian and Northern Affairs. It includes excerpts regarding Canadian Constitutional history, the Indian Act, Indian Band council procedure regulations, mineral and mining rights within reserves, Indian land policy and Indian reserve allocation in British Columbia.

Francis vs The Queen regarding the application of provincial motor vehicle laws of general application on reserves

File consists of a copy of a Supreme Court of Canada appeal and judgement for the case Leo Tyler Francis v. Her Majesty the Queen. The case pertains to the enforcement of traffic and motor regulations between federal and reserve jurisdictions. The judgement was rendered on May 26th, 1988.

"Lands, revenues and trusts forestry review discussion paper"

File consists of a copy of the "Lands, revenues and trusts forestry review discussion paper" and a summary of the discussion paper both put forth by the Intertribal Forestry Association of British Columbia. Also included are two visual guides, also by the Interribal Foresty Association of British Columbia, which compare all provincial tenures to Indian tenures.

Miscellaneous Department of Indian Affairs documents

File consists of miscellanous documents created or collected by the Prince George office of the Department of Indian and Northern Affairs. Includes documents regarding Indian Act Section 81, rights-of-way in BC, a short pamphlet on First Nations fishing rights, "Highlights on Federal Indian Policy", jurisdiction, tribal government, and the Indian Reserve System in Canada.

Signing of the Master Tuition Agreement between Catholic Public Schools, Minister of Indian Affairs, and Certain Bands namely Lake Babine, Stuart Trembleur, Fraser Lake, and Necoslie

Photograph album includes prints depicting the signing of the Master Tuition Agreement between Catholic Public Schools, the Minister of Indian Affairs, and certain bands namely Lake Babine, Stuart Trembleur, Fraser Lake, and Necoslie. Also includes photographs of First Nation schools, students, class projects, and school activities.