Fonds MSS 178 (A2003-078) - Wheat Pool Royal Commission fonds

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Wheat Pool Royal Commission fonds

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CA UMASC MSS 178 (A2003-078)

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  • 1931 (Creation)
    Wheat Pool Royal Commission

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1 cm of textual material and 25 books

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Wheat Pool Royal Commission inquired into charges against Manitoba Pool Elevators Ltd. The Commissioner was E. K. Williams. The charges were set out in the letter written by James R. Murray to the Honourable the Premier of Manitoba on March 10, 1931.

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The fonds was donated to the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections by Paul Earl in 2003

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The fonds consists of 25 volumes of Evidence and the Grain Trade News clippings

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These records are organized into two series

1. Williams Commission - Investigation of Charges against Pool Elevators in Manitoba, 1931
2. Evidence volume 1-25

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The finding aid was created and encoded by Vladimira Zvonik (December 2003). Revision History: July 26, 2005 - Mss 178 (A.03-78) converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).
Revised by N. Courrier (September 2019).

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