Alberta. Dept. of Agriculture

Identity area

Type of entity

Primary Agency

Authorized form of name

Alberta. Dept. of Agriculture

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Alberta. Department of Agriculture
  • Alberta. Agriculture Department

Identifiers for corporate bodies

Description area

Dates of existence

1906-1992

History

The Agriculture Department already established in the North-West Territories was continued upon the formation of the new province of Alberta in 1905. The Agricultural Department Act officially established the Alberta Department of Agriculture in 1906 with the function and duties related to matters of agriculture, colonization, statistics, wildlife management, and public health, including hospitals.

Places

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

North-West Territories. Dept. of Agriculture (1897-1905)

Identifier of the related entity

GA 51

Category of the relationship

temporal

Type of relationship

North-West Territories. Dept. of Agriculture

is the predecessor of

Alberta. Dept. of Agriculture

Dates of the relationship

1905

Description of relationship

Functions transferred to provinces of Saskatchewan and Alberta upon their founding.

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Subject access points

Place access points

Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

Institution identifier

Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

  • Latin

Sources

Provincial Archives of Alberta. An Administrative History of the Government of Alberta, 1905-2005. Edmonton: Provincial Archives of Alberta, 2006.

Maintenance notes

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  • EAC

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