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Accession Number: 86-002

Title

National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada fonds. -- 1952-1978. -- 1.8 m of textual records.

Biography / History

The National and Provincial Parks Association of Canada (NPPAC) was founded in 1963 and is dedicated to preserving Canada's natural heritage. It is an educational non-profit organization and provides the public with information regarding the status of Canada's parks. It is specifically involved with park and wildland protection. In 1986, NPPAC underwent a name change and became the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS).

Custodial History

This fonds was created by and in the custody of Parks Canada before it was donated to the Trent University Archives.

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of personnel files, general correspondence, financial records and publication materials all relating to the National and Provincial Parks of Canada. This includes many files on environmental concerns and the involvement of the Association.

Notes

Title based on creator of fonds.

This fonds was donated by Parks Canada.

Restrictions: N

Finding aids: Y

Associated material at the National Archives of Canada, Ottawa and the Archives of Ontario, Toronto.

Additions to the fonds are 86-023.

For related records see: 80-017 (Parks Canada).

Finding Aid

Series A Personnel: General Correspondence

Box 1

Folder:

/1 Aravaluk, James 1975

/2 Bates J. David 1974

/3 Belliveau, Rene 1975-77

/4 Benitz, Boyan 1966-1974

/5 Brice, Maxwell 1963-1975

/6 Coran Dr. I 1963-74

/7 Denis, Jean-Paul 1965-1975

/8 Edwards, R. Yorke 1972-75

/9 Fox Irving 1976-77

/10 Fiame, Alfred P. 1965-75

/11 Fraser, Robin W.W. 1970-73

/12 Freen, Terry

/13 Griffiths, Mrs. Diedre

/14 Hamon, Alex 1975

/15 Hunter, Harry D.C. 1968-73

/16 Same

/17 Heron, Dr. Peter 1974-75

/18 Herrero, Dr. Stiphen 1968-73

/19 Iles, gerald, T. 1974-1976

/20 Jenson, Ken 1974-1976

/21 de Jongh, Mrs. Elly 1974-75

/22 Lammers, J. 1969-1973

/23 Ledington, George

/24 Lennox, C.S. 1969-1974

/25 Mackenzie, Dr. Norman 1967-1974

/26 McLaurin, Donald A. 1972-1974

/27 MacLulick Dr. Duncan 1969-1975

/28 Mair, Winstin 1974-75

/29 Maika, Mrs. Marg 1972-74

/30 Martin, Kathy

/31 Mercer, Ian

/32 Millen, Mrs. Charlotte 1971-74

/33 Muir, R. Dalton 1972-1973

/34 Nelson, Dr. J. Gordon 1966-71

/35 Same 1972

/36 Same 1973

Box 2

Folder:

/1 Nelson Dr. J. Gordon 1974

/2 Oland, P.W.1 1963-74

/3 Pearson, Prof. Norman 1970-75

/4 Gray, A. Walter

/5 Henderson, Gavin

/6 Andzans, Iles J.

/7 Bailey Carol

/8 Speed-o-Mail 1975-76

/9 Alpha File A 1974-76

/10 Alpha File B 1974-76

/11 " " C 1974-76

/12 " " D 1974-76

/13 " " E 1974-76

/14 " " F 1974-76

/15 " " G 1974-76

/16 " " H 1974-76

/17 " " I 1974-76

/18 " " J 1974-76

/19 " " K 1974-76

/20 " " L 1974-76

/21 " " M 1974-76

/22 " " N,O 1974-76

/23 " " P,Q 1974-76

/24 " " R 1974-76

/25 " " S 1974-76

/26 " " T 1974-76

/27 " " U,V 1974-76

/28 " " W,X 1974-76

/29 " " Y,Z 1974-76

Series B Financial Material

/30 Accounts Payable A 1975

/31 Accounts Payable B 1975

/32 " " C 1975

/33 " " D 1975

/34 " " E 1975

/35 " " F 1975

/36 " " G 1975

/37 " " H 1975

/38 " " I,J,K 1975

/39 " " M,N 1975

/40 " " O,P 1975

/41 " " S 1975

/42 " " T 1975

/43 " " U,V,W,X,Y,Z 1975

/44 Accounts Receivable 1975

/45 Financial Records 1952-1978

Includes: banking resolutions, tax assessments, unemployment insurance material, lease arrangements, correspondence from accounting firms, tax deduction receipts

/46 same

/47 same

Series C: Publication Material

Box 3

Folder:

/1 Negotiations with publishers for book series - correspondence

/2 Banff-Man and Wildlife

/3 Banff-outline

/4 Banff-geology

/5 Fundy-manuscript

/6 Fundy-outline

/7 Miscellaneous manuscript

/8 Pelle-outline

/9 Man's effects on Point Pelee National Park by J.G. Nelson and J.G. Battin

/10 general outlines

/11 outlines

/12 Yoke Edwards manuscript

/13 Land Speaks

Series D: Algonquin Wildlands League Publications

/14 Timbering in Quetico Park by W.R. Saylor (includes photographs)

/15 Wabakimi-Caribou Lake: A Wilderness Tourism Strategy by Cook, McNab, Morrison, Urquhart

/16 Public Participation in Public land Decisions by Wildland League

Series E: Miscellaneous Publications

/17 Quetico Provincial Park Information

/18 Royal Commission on Northern Environment: Background Papers: chapters 1,2,3,5 plus maps

/19 North of 50 Issue # 1-5 - digest of events and submissions to Royal Commission on Northern Environment

/20 Information about South Moresby

/21 Brochures-various parks, heritage, conservation and newsletters

/22 Miscellaneous photocopies about Park and Land use in Ontario

Series F: Associations - correspondence and related material

Box 4

Folder:

/1 Alberta Fish and Game Association

/2 Alberta Naturalist Federation

/3 The Arctic Institute of North America

/4 The Animal Welfare Foundation of Canada

/5 Association for Canadian Interpreters

/6 Banff Advisory Council

/7 The Federation of B.C. Naturalists

/8 B.C. Wildlife Federation

/9 Canadian Association of Human Environment

/10 Canadian Audubon Society

/11 Canadian Environmental Law Foundation

/12 Canadian National Sportsman Show

/13 Canadian Wildlife Federation

/14 Canadian Nature Federation

/15 Canadian Parks and Recreation Association

/16 Canoe Ontario

/17 Centre of Research on Environmental Quality

/18 Centre of Leisure Studies: Acadia University

/19 Coalition for Wilderness

/20 Conservation Council for N.B.

/21 Conservation Council for Ontario

/22 Energy Probe

/23 Environment Conservation Authority

/24 Foundation for Aggregate Studies

/25 Canadian NGO Conference

/26 Federation of Ontario Naturalists

/27 Friends of the Earth

/28 Geographical Inter-University Resources Management Seminars

/29 Greenpeace Foundation

/30 Halifax Field Naturalists

/31 Heritage Canada

/32 Hike Ontario

/33 International Biological Program

/34 Is Five Foundation

/35 Kananaskis Centre for Environmental Research

Box 5

Folder:

/1 Lethbridge Natural History Society

/2 International Joint Commission

/3 National Audobon Society

/4 National Campus and Hiker Association

/5 National Voluntary Organization

/6 National Survival

/7 National Wildlife Federation

/8 Nature Conservancy of Canada

/9 New Brunswick Naturalist Club

/10 Okanagan Similkameen Parks Society

/11 Ontario Camping Association

/12 Ontario Forestry Association

/13 Ontario Recreation Society

/14 Ontario Trails Council

/15 Oshawa Naturalist Club

/16 Pelican Portage Group

/17 Pollution Probe

/18 Food and Agriculture

/19 International Union for Conservation of Nature

/20 Atlantic Centre for the Environment

Series G: Questionnaires and Donations

/21 Correspondence concerning donations 1964-70

/22 same 1970-73

/23 Questionnaire replies - not analyzed

/24 Questionnaire replies analyzed (339)

Series H: Correspondence - Trustees

/25 Mailings to Trustees 1975-1976

/26 General Correspondence

Box 6

Folder:

/1 Memorandums etc. to Trustees 1978

Series 1: Miscellaneous

/2 Position Paper Material 1971-72

/3 Algonquin-industry releases

/4 Algonquin-government statements

/5 Algonquin-early days (information)

/6 Lumberlost Club

/7 Quetico-briefs

/8 Quetico-pulp economy

/9 Quetico-kit material

/10 Quetico-brochures miscellaneous

/11 Parks directory

/12 Algonquin-Miscellaneous

/13 Restoule Trail

/14 Turkenhiemer Fund

/15 Doug Pimlott

/16 Pimlott Memorial Fund

/17 Paper for Lake of Bays

/18 Ideas from other groups (includes photographs)

/19 NPPAC Executive Secretary - directory, business cards

/20 Press clippings

/21 same

Photos 12 3X5 black and white -(86-002, Box 6, Folder 18): irresponsibility of harvesting operations in Algonquin Report to Algonquin Wildlands League concerning lumbering by Domtar in Quetico Park.

43 black and white photos 31/2 X 5 (86-002, Box 3, Folder 14)

Added August 1995: "The History of the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society"

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