Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00288 2B Annex - National Inter-Faith Immigration Committee Records

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00288 2B Annex


National Inter-Faith Immigration Committee Records


  • 1967-1982 (Creation)

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21 boxes

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The National Inter-Faith Immigration Committee was established in 1967 to provide a widely representative inter-faith body whose members work in the field of immigrant and refugee resettlement. Its function was to provide a national and regional supportive assistance service to the work of the Federal Department of Manpower and Immigration.

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The collection is comprised of minutes of the committee's executive and annual meetings, financial statements, statistics, correspondence, church listings, membership lists, mailing lists, directories, newsletters, publicity, pamphlets and proofs. These papers are mostly concerned with the affairs of the National and Regional Committees, however the last five boxes contain the papers of the Metropolitan Toronto Inter-Faith Immigration Committee.

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Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

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  • English

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Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, University of Toronto

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