Fonds 82-007 - Society of Camp Directors fonds. 1982 additions

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Society of Camp Directors fonds. 1982 additions

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  • 1969-1980 (Creation)
    Society of Camp Directors

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15 cm of textual records

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The Society of Camp Directors was founded May 21, 1969, after a long gestation period, from about 1957, when the subject was first broached in the Ontario Camping Association. Members of the OCA who were camp directors were instrumental in the formation of the new society.

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The fonds was created by and in the custody of the Society of Camp Directors until it was transferred to Trent University Archives.

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This addition to the fonds consists of minutes, by-laws, correspondence, financial records, and membership lists of the Society of Camp Directors. Also included is a questionnaire on canoe trip practices and a proposal for a new project titled "Why Children go to Camp."

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The fonds was donated by the Society of Camp Directors


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This fonds, along with 85-012, 86-019, 99-003, and 12-009, is an addition to 74-002.

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1: minutes of board of Directors and other meetings; membership lists, correspondence, financial statements, by-laws, 1969-1971

2: contents as per folder 1, 1972-78

3: S.C.D. Research Committee - Tripping Questionnaire and tabulated responses, 1978-79 - proposal for new project "Why children Go To Camp", nd.

4: Financial Report, as at 30 April 1980

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