Fonds MG 581 - Central Alberta Regional Museum Network fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Central Alberta Regional Museum Network fonds

General material designation

  • Textual record
  • Graphic material

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CARMN

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Fonds

Reference code

RED MG 581

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Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • 1994-2001 (Creation)
    Creator
    Central Alberta Regional Museum Network
    Place
    Red Deer, Alberta
  • 1994-2007 (Custody)
    Custodian
    Red Deer and District Museum Society
    Place
    Red Deer, Alberta

Physical description area

Physical description

71.3 cm of textual records
365 photograph
75 maps and plans : copies
2 audio cassettes

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Archival description area

Name of creator

(1994-Ongoing)

Administrative history

Founded in 1994, the Central Alberta Regional Museum Network (CARMN) is a collective of approximately forty community-based museums. These museums work together to conduct and facilitate research and to create publications and educational programs dealing with the heritage of Central Alberta.

The goal of CARMN is to "share knowledge and resources to strengthen all member museums so that they can better serve their communities."

CARMN’s membership spreads across central Alberta, an area bounded roughly from Nordegg to Donalda, Devon to Calgary, and Rosebud to Banff.

Custodial history

Records were transferred in six accessions between 2001 and 2007. Records were created as per projects, daily business, and administrative functions of the Central Alberta Regional Museums Network.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of the records from administrative and project activities, as created, used, and accumulated by the Central Alberta Regional Museum Network staff, volunteers, and contractors.

The types of records include minutes, agendas, workshop information, grants information, research notes (Inventive Spirit project, CARMN Trails and Stopping Places project, ), reports (Unspoken Words of Aspenland, The Formation of Mind and Spirit, Lesbian and Gay Life in Alberta, Novacor), and photocopies of original records for research purposes.

No series assignment has been applied to the records in this fonds.

Notes area

Physical condition

Records are in good physical condition.

Immediate source of acquisition

Records were acquired through the Red Deer & District Museum Society, a member of the Central Alberta Regional Museum Network, and from CARMN directly itself.

Arrangement

Original order unknown. Order imposed by archivist in processing.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

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Restrictions on access

Some restrictions identified.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Copyright not assigned to the City of Red Deer.

Finding aids

File list available.

Associated materials

Accruals

Further accruals are expected.

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Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Red Deer and District Archives

Rules or conventions

RAD

Level of detail

Partial

Language of description

  • English

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Contents of the fonds.

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