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Accession Number: 84-002


Canada. Department of Indian and Northern Affairs Records: Black Series fonds. -- Microfilmed Mar. 1978. -- 103 microfilm reels. -- 12 microfiches.

Biography / History

The Public Archives of Canada holds these records as R.G. 10 which is the Department of Indian Affairs from 1677-1978 and contains 1750.6 m of textual and graphic material. (See also General Guide Series 1983, Federal Archives Division in the Trent University Archives Reading Room.)

Custodial History

This fonds was created by the National Archives of Canada and only the microfilm and microfiche were purchased by the Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of a microfilm series known as "Black Series" headquarters files from 1872 to 1950.


Title based on content of the fonds.

This fonds was purchased from the National Archives of Canada.

Original material located at the National Archives of Canada.

Restrictions: N

Finding aids: Y National Archives finding aid to R.G. 10 is in the archives reading room and has been annotated to show the reels of film held at Trent.

Associated material located at the National Archives of Canada.

For related records see: 83-006 78-005 74-009 and 84-017

Microfilm; microfiche index. Set 40

Material located in the microfilms department of Trent University.