File (S)X 2.2380 - Forbes, James D. : Pioneer farming experiences questionnaire

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Forbes, James D. : Pioneer farming experiences questionnaire

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  • Source of title proper: Saskatchewan Archives Questionnaire 6 : Pioneer farmer experiences

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(S)X 2.2380

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  • 1953 or after (Creation)
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    Forbes, James D.
  • 1953 or after (Creation)
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    Saskatchewan Archives Board

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ca. 0.002m of textual records

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Scope and content

File consists of the response by/about James D. Forbes to the Saskatchewan Archives' questionnaire pertaining to pioneer farming experiences. Archives staff recorded that the respondent indicated on the questionnaire that they or their family came to Saskatchewan and/or the Canadian prairies in 1914.

Questionnaire number 6 on farming experiences included questions on: dates, locations, and acquisition details of land; financing; machinery; crops, livestock and other commodities; co-operative societies; hazards and difficulties (e.g. pests, weather); harvesting and secondary production activities; exhibitions and fairs; gardening; and interactions with North West Mounted Police.

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Records are in good physical condition.

Immediate source of acquisition

Questionnaires were returned to the offices of the Saskatchewan Archives over multiple years by individual respondents to the survey request.

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  • English

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Records are open for research use.

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Use, publication, and/or reproduction of records are subject to terms and conditions of the Crown Copyright. Please consult reference archivist for assistance.

To consult the records, visit or contact the Saskatoon office.

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No further accruals are expected.

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Location for retrieval: Saskatoon - Murray.

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Pioneer Questionnaire Database Reference ID: 404

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Conservation practices in place at the time of processing were applied to the records in this file.

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Unless specified otherwise, textual records extent is based upon an estimate of 0.002 m per questionnaire.

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(S)X 2.2380

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Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.

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Draft

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  • English

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  • Latin

Sources

Content of the file.
Saskatchewan Archives Board. Pioneers Questionnaire [database].
Saskatchewan Archives Board. Saskatoon Shelf List [database]
Barry, Bill (2005). Geographic names of Saskatchewan. Regina: People Places Publishing Ltd.

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