Title and statement of responsibility area
Saskatchewan History magazine collection
General material designation
- Textual record
Title statements of responsibility
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
- Saskatchewan Archives Board
- Saskatoon (Sask.)
Physical description area
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
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Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
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Archival description area
Scope and content
Collection consists of issues for the journal Saskatchewan History that was published by the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan from 1948-2017. The magazine presented a colourful and provocative source of information and narration about Saskatchewan’s unique heritage. Issues included articles on the fur trade era, pioneer life, ethnic groups and immigration, the history of medicine and medical care, business and trade unionism, religion, women’s history, First Nations and Métis history, sports history, and many other facets of Saskatchewan’s past. The magazine regularly promoted, through photo essays, scholarly articles and general interest stories, features about the Provincial Archives’ diverse Permanent Collection and heritage and archives news from around the province.
Records are in good physical condition.
Immediate source of acquisition
Chronologic arrangement of records maintained.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script note
See descriptions of specific issues and articles for content that is not in English.
Location of originals
Availability of other formats
Scanned copies of issues are available at: https://file.ac/bVVZ6WWFP10/
Issues from 1948 to 1972 are also available on microfilm (Micro. R-2.371).
Restrictions on access
Records are open for research use.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Copyright to the collective work in each Saskatchewan History issue is held by the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan. Copyright in individual articles may be held by: the author; by the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan; or in some cases, an article may be in the public domain. Questions about copyright may be directed to Reference and Outreach Services staff at the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan.
An index to feature articles is available online at: https://www.saskarchives.com/sites/default/files/sh_feature_articles_tableofcontents_fin_2017_12_12.pdf
No further accruals are anticipated.
The reference code/identifier for volumes is comprised of a unique number for the serial Saskatchewan History (PI-81) followed by a dash and the volume number in Arabic numerals.
The reference code/identifier for issues is comprised of the volume reference code/identifier, a full stop (period), and the issue number.
The reference code/identifier for components is comprised of the issue reference code/identifier, a space, and a sequence number for the component of the issue enclosed in parentheses.
Conservation practices in place at the time of processing were applied to the records.
Standard number area
ISSN: 0036-4908 (print)
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