Item FC 3213 L55 002.001 - Mimeographed Copy of Memo from Comptroller to Hon. Minister in Ottawa

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Mimeographed Copy of Memo from Comptroller to Hon. Minister in Ottawa

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FC 3213 L55 002.001

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  • March 12, 1889 (Creation)

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One (1) page typed letter with additional documents attached (described in 2011.002.002 through 2011.002.006).

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Typed letter dated in Ottawa, March 12, 1889. It is a submission to the Honourable Minister providing documents for consideration in connection with the “liquor question” in the North West Territories. It is signed by Comptroller "F.H."

The memo outlines the documents attached:

  • “Extract from the report of the Commissioner of the N.W. Mounted Police for 1888, as received at Ottawa with marginal notes showing the portions which have been printed and submitted to Parliament. / The attention of the Minister is particularly called to the paragraphs not printed.” (see 2011.002.002)
  • “Extracts from the Annual Report of the Commissioner and other Officers as printed and submitted to Parliament.” (see 2011.002.003)
  • “Copies of Police reports of inspection of Saloons at Calgary on 29th December and 9th January last, by which the Minister will see how impossible it is, under the existing permit system, to exercise efficient control over the sale of liquor.” (see 2011.002.004-006)

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2011.002.001 Box 15. Bruce Peel Special Collections is part of the University of Alberta Libraries.

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