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Accession Number: 13-005

Title

Camp Robin Hood fonds. -- 1960-1989. -- 1 m of textual records.

BIOGRAPHY / HISTORY

Camp Robin Hood was established in 1946 at Sherwood Park in north Toronto. In approximately 1964, it moved to Markham, Ontario where Robin Hood Sports Academy was developed. In later years Camp Robin Hood acquired Camp Walden and Madawaska Camps. In addition to offering camping experiences, Camp Robin Hood offers school programs and provides facilities for corporate and private events.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Fonds consists of manuals, correspondence, surveys, minutes, reports, forms, financial statements, and programs pertaining to Camp Robin Hood.

NOTES

Custodial History: Fonds was in the custody of Camp Robin Hood before being donated to Trent University in 2012.

Immediate Source: Fonds acquired from Camp Robin Hood in 2012.

Restrictions: N

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Box 1Folder

1. Meeting minutes, February 1960 - December 1961
2. Meeting minutes, January 1962 - December 1962
3. Meeting minutes, January 1963 - December 1963
4. Meeting minutes, January 1964 - December 1964
5. Minutes and financial statements, 1965-1966
6. Minutes and related materials, September 1966 - December 1967
7. Minutes and related materials, January 1968 - February 1971
8. Minutes and meeting notes, 1983-1984
9. Minutes and agendas, 1987
Box 2Folder

1. Letters to councellors about "Pre-camp" meetings, 1969
2. Reports on program, inventory, letters to parents, 1969-1970
3. Manual, letters, and pre-camp materials, 1971
4-5. Original forms, letters, etc. 1981
6. Inventory, 1985
7. Work forms, 1985
8. Inventory, 1986
9. Camping season, 1969: includes letters to staff and parents, activity guides, salary ledgers, evaluations
10. Camping season, 1972: ibid
11. Camping season, 1973: ibid
12. Camping season, 1974: ibid
13. Camping season, 1975: ibid
14. Camping season and schedules, 1975; ibid
15. Camping season, 1985: ibid
16. Camping season, 1986: ibid
Box 3Folder

1. Director Larry Bell, 1984: various documents including notes, correspondence, reports, manuals, etc.
2. Director Larry Bell, 1985: ibid
3. Director Larry Bell, 1986: ibid
4. Director Larry Bell, 1986-1987: ibid
5. Administrative Director Mykel Greenbloom, 1987: ibid
Box 4Folder

1-4. "Lit/Cit" section & area evaluations, 1985 (evaluations of various programs such as music, archery, computers, crafts, etc.)
5-6: Section and area evaluations, 1985
7. Section and area evaluations, 1986
Box 5Folder

1-2. Section and area evaluations, 1986
3-4: Section and area evaluations, 1987
Box 6Folder

1. Camp forms
2. Manuals, 1987, 1988, 1989
3. Counselor resources, 1986
4. Staff mailings, 1985
5. Newsletters, 1981-1986
6. Swim charts
7. Swim programs and report
Box 7Folder

1. Red Cross instructor surveys
2-3. Red Cross parent surveys
4. Water Safety Program Pilot Project and Red Cross materials
5. Miscellaneous, 1966-1979: financial information, parent information booklet, counsellor employment agreements, etc.

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