Title and statement of responsibility area
MacKay, E., Mrs. : Pioneer schools questionnaire
General material designation
- Textual record
Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Saskatchewan Archives Questionnaire 3 : Pioneer schools
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Edition statement of responsibility
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Statement of scale (cartographic)
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
1953 or after (Creation)
- MacKay, E., Mrs.
1953 or after (Creation)
- Saskatchewan Archives Board
Physical description area
ca. 0.002m of textual records
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Archival description area
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Scope and content
File consists of the response by/about Mrs. E. MacKay to the Saskatchewan Archives' questionnaire pertaining to pioneer schools. Archives staff recorded that the respondent indicated on the questionnaire that they or their family came to Saskatchewan and/or the Canadian prairies in 1899.
Questionnaire number 3 on schools was organized into sections on: personal experiences of early school activity; building and equipment; organization and administration; school attendance; classroom activities; school health conditions; school grounds, games and entertainment; district social life; general.
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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Restrictions on access
Records are open for research use.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
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.
No further accruals are expected.
Location for retrieval: Saskatoon - Murray.
Taken from the questionnaire, the geographic access point Kutawa has not been given a qualifier, specific coordinates or legal land description, because no additional information was available at time of record description's migration to Threshold, as to the specific Kutawa referenced (rural municipality, post office, telegraph station, or lake).
Unless specified otherwise, textual records extent is based upon an estimate of 0.002 m per questionnaire.
Conservation practices in place at the time of processing were applied to the records in this file.
Pioneer Questionnaire Database Reference ID: 878
Standard number area
Subject access points
- Frontier and pioneer life
- Land settlement
- Canada, Western - History
- Mail surveys
- Government questionnaires
- MacKay, E., Mrs. - Biography
- MacKay, E., Mrs. - Addresses, essays, lectures
- Kutawa - History - Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc.
- Kutawa - Personalities
- Education, Elementary
- Education, Higher
- Education, Preschool
- Education, Rural
- Education, Secondary
- School attendance
- School boards
- School boards, Separate
- School discipline
- School districts
- School facilities
- School lands
- School management and organization
- School principals
- School sports
- School superintendents
- School supervision
- School shops
- Schools - Exercises and recreation
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Description record identifier
Rules or conventions
Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.
Level of detail
Language of description
Script of description
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.