Fonds 86-030 - Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation fonds

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Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation fonds

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  • 1965-1974 (Creation)
    Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation

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4.6 m of textual records

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The Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation (O.A.C.C.) was established in 1965. Ian Macdonald (chief economist of the Department of Economics and Development) was named chairman. The principal function of the Committee was to advise the Ontario government concerning its relationship with other provincial governments and the federal government in the area on constitutional requirements. A Globe and Mail article entitled "Confederation Committee Terms Set Out" stated that "The Premier [John Robarts] said future requirements for the province in connection with British North America must by studied. Certain goals and objections in the fields of biculturalism or multiculturalism and bilingualism must be attained."

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This fonds was created by the Ontario Advisory Committee on Confederation and was in the custody Professor Symons, who was a member, until it was donated to the Trent University Archives.

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This fonds contains briefs, clippings, minutes of meetings, agendas, correspondence, press releases and the Deutsch Project papers. Also included is a copy of OACC: Background Papers and Reports (Toronto: Queen's Printer, 1967).

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This fonds was donated by Professor T.H.B. Symons.


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Associated material located at Library and Archives Canada and Archives of Ontario.

For related records see: T.H.B. Symons fonds.

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Box 1


1: June 1968: Papers presented (government and private) at the Learned Societies, private and government studies.

2: June 1968: Briefs, clippings, photocopies of debates, correspondence, working papers.

3: Aug 1968: Briefs, papers.

4: Sept 1968: Briefs, papers.

5: Sept 1968: O.A.C.C. meetings, agendas, verbatim report, Ontario government proposals, compilation of articles from French language press in Canada.

6: Oct 1968: Memoranda, correspondence, photocopies of press releases, Federal Language bill.

7: Nov 1968: Correspondence, proceedings of meetings.

8: July 1966: Correspondence, documents.

9: Aug 1968: Correspondence, documents.

10: Sept 1966: Minutes, proceedings.

11: Oct 1966: Correspondence, reports.

Loose in Box: OACC: Background Papers and Reports, 1967.

Box 2


1: Nov 1966: Correspondence, minutes.

2: Dec 1966: Correspondence, documents.

3: Dec 1966: Centennial Programs after 1967.

4: 1966: Ontario Department of Education, Grade 7 French Program.

5: Jan 1967: O.A.C.C. documents.

6: Jan 1967: Letter re: Federal-Provincial Conference.

7: June 1965: Papers, statements on French language elementary education, national unity by Honourable Guy Favreau.

8: July 1965: Photocopy clippings, Federal- Provincial Conference in Ottawa, 1965.

9: Aug 1965: Papers on Federalism from Couchiching Conference, paper on French language in Ontario Separate Schools, Bi-Bi material.

10: Sept 1965: Background papers on Federal- Provincial relations, published materials, regionalism and monetary policy, French in Ontario public service and verbatim report of Sept 17, 1965 O.A.C.C. meeting.

11: Oct 1965: Robarts remarks, clippings, anti-French bigotry at Trent.

12: Nov 1965: Robarts remarks, Ontario Government Background papers, verbatim proceedings, Federal Exchange programs, French Language in Ontario Public Schools, papers from 5th McGill Conference, Bilingualism and Biculturalism (hereafter Bi-Bi) briefs, La Vie Franco- Ontarienne.

Box 3


1: Dec 1965: Bi-Bi Briefs, Ontario Government papers, committee memoranda and notes, verbatim reports, papers and education and federalism.

2: 1965 Published materials, copy of Bill C-142 (re: Federal-Provincial programs). Resume of Toronto Bi-Bi hearings; offprints.

3: Jan 1966: Correspondence, Ontario Government papers and notes, P.M.'s remarks, Senate Committee reports, verbatim reports, newspaper offprints, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne.

4: Feb 1966: Press release, verbatim report, debate excerpts, committee reports and offprints.

5: Mar 1966: Background papers, news clipping descriptions, verbatim report, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne.

6: Apr 1966: Copies of Clippings, correspondence, background papers.

7: May 1966: Ditto, verbatim report, draft minutes, excerpts from debates, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne.

8: June 1966: Correspondence "Resaissance in Quebec" 1965 report. More newspaper documentation of clippings in Federal- Provincial relations, committee notes, verbatim report.

9: Mar 1969: Committee papers on broadcasting, clippings, Commons debates, verbatim reports, ditto regular items.

10: Federal Government Constitutional Conference papers, Correspondence, N.B. Delegation reports, clipping, background papers and summaries (Court Conference Continuing Committee of Officials- Propositions submitted by the Province of Ontario, Apr 16, 1969) memos, T.H.B. Symons' notes.

11: May 1969: Verbatim reports "Les Franco- Ontariennes et le College Algonquin" (with notes) agenda, clippings, Constitution Conference documents, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne (L.V.F.O.), Quebec-Amerique (Q-A).

Box 4


1: June 1969: Committee documents, papers, clippings, correspondence and notes, verbatim reports, Quebec-Amerique.

2: July 1969: Ditto, Official Languages Act, clippings, notes correspondence, published notes.

3: Aug 1969: CRTC documents, Provincial Premiers' Conference "Notes on Past Conferences", "Urban Development", "Water-Provincial Co-Operation In Review", clippings, Ontario U.S. Guelph Caucus Papers.

4: Sept 1969: Clippings, verbatim reports and memos, International Government background papers ("A Congressional Republic for Quebec--Some Quebec Views") committee background papers, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne.

5 and 6: Deutsch Project correspondence, includes a: All correspondence with Professor R.M. Burns and others directly connected with the project. b: Original outlines of most essays for the project, including our own. c: All requests for help with our own essay - as a rule, correspondence with any one professor is filed together under the date of our original request. Note that most of our original requests were sent on July 11 and 15, 1969. d: List of people to whom complimentary copies are to be sent (at end of file).

7: Deutsch Book - Pre-draft and T.H.B. Symons chapter (1969)

8: Deutsch Book - Draft 1

9: Deutsch Book - Draft 2

10: Deutsch Book - Draft 3

11: Deutsch Book - Draft 4

12: Deutsch Book - Draft 5

13: Deutsch Book - Draft 6

Box 5


1: Deutsch Book - Draft 7

2: Deutsch Book - Draft 8

3: Deutsch Book - Draft 9

4: Deutsch Book - Final Copy (1971) Includes draft of epilogue.

5: "Ontario's Reaction if Quebec Succeeds" Notes, published items, correspondence and clippings.

6: Deutsch Book Mater Footnotes and Bibliography.

7: Book Review File

8: Deutsch Project - other essays (in mimeograph form) - some correspondence.

9: Feb 1967: debates, papers, clippings excerpts, P.M. (L.B. Pearson) - Robarts correspondence, statements, verbatim reports of meetings.

10: Mar 1967: government statements, verbatim reports, correspondence, papers, N.B. Legislature synoptic report, papers of committee.

11: Apr 1967: Ditto. T.H.B. Symons notes, verbatim reports, correspondence.

12: May 1967: Ditto. Clipping excerpts, Government Statements, Confederation of Tomorrow debates, (Ontario Legislature), verbatim reports, correspondence.

13: June 1967: Ditto, correspondence, papers for the North American-Yugoslav Seminar on Federalism, Indiana University, June 1967, other papers, verbatim reports.

Box 6


1: July 1967: Clipping excerpts, correspondence, papers, Quebec-Amerique.

2: Aug 1957: Ditto, Robarts address, correspondence re: Association Canadienne des Educateurs de Langue Francaise, clippings and clipping excerpts.

3: Sept 1967: Clipping excerpts, Institute of Public Administration papers, verbatim reports, minutes of O.A.C.C. Culture and Education Senate Committee, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne.

4: Dec 1968: Government Statements, (J. Robarts), correspondence, committee documents, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne, clippings excerpts and Government Propositions submitted to the Continuing Committee of Officials on the Constitution as of Dec 1968.

5: 1968 General file of miscellaneous material and publication re: Franco- Ontario population.

6: 1965-1969: The Ontario-Quebec Cultural and Educational Co-operation Agreement.

7: Jan 1969: La Vie Franco-Ontarienne, clippings, N.B. Education reports, correspondence, clipping excerpts, Rapport du Committee Franco-Ontarienne d'Enquittee Culturelle (plus abridged English version).

8: Feb 1969: Ontario Government statements, news releases, debates (House of Commons), O.Y.P.C. (Ontario Young Progressive Conservatives) policy paper on Bilingualism, correspondence, La Vie Franco-Ontarienne, Quebec-Amerique (Q-A) clipping, reprints.

9 and 10: Constitutional Conference, Opening statements by Federal and Provincial Governments, Continuing Committee papers.

11 and 12: Feb 1969: Constitutional Conference, secretariat documents, Continuing Committee working documents, agenda, seating arrangements, list of delegates, briefings, reports, unrevised transcripts, of meetings.

13 and 14: Feb 1969: Constitutional Conference, unrevised proceedings.

Box 7


1 and 2: Feb 1969: Constitutional Conference Correspondence, T.H.B. Symons' notes, Constitutional Committee Consensus of the Conference of Feb 1969.

3 and 4: Oct 1967: Culture and Education draft program, correspondence, clippings, papers from national brief on Economics of units, E.A. Forsey's George Nowlan Lecture, verbatim proceedings, Q- A, miscellaneous papers, L.V.F.O. (La Vie Franco-Ontarienne).

5: Nov 1967: press releases, Robarts speeches (as P.M.) L.V.F.O., Study of 1967 Youth Travel Groups (Department of Secretary of State).

6: Nov 1967: confederation of Tomorrow: Provincial opening statements; conference programme, O.A.C.C. November Verbatim report, T.H.B. Symons rough notes of Confederation of Tomorrow Conference.

7 and 8: Dec 1967: Robarts/Johnson transcript of C.B.L.T. television program, Dec 13, 1967, clipping excerpts, T.H.B. Symons' notes on Forsey's "Questions on the Future Role of the Advisory Committee", correspondence, verbatim reports, Q-A.

9: 1967: miscellaneous publications and photocopied notes form 1967.

10: Jan 1968: Standing committee documents, notes correspondence, photocopied clippings and papers.

11: Feb 1968: Clippings, verbatim reports, Robarts opening statement to the first (Feb 1968) meeting of the Constitutional Conference, Ontario Speech from The Throne 1968, clippings, receipts, L.V.F.O., Q-A.

12: Mar 1968: Ditto Correspondence, photocopies, Q-A, Clippings, receipts.

13: Apr 1968: O.A.C.C. task force realignments, correspondence, receipts and clippings, Q-A, L.V.F.O.

14: May 1968: Ditto, Ontario French Language Education, L.V.F.O., Q-A clippings, receipts.

15: Dateless "O" to "Z" (As per six weeks inventory). Numerous Standing Committee, O.A.X.X. and other documents, many with T.H.B. Symons' notes, mostly photocopied, published items--papers, Bi-Bi briefs, reports.

Box 8


1: Bibliography: re: National Capital and French Canada.

2: May to July 1969: Official Languages Bill and Hansard.

3: Cultural Exchange Programme: T.H.B. Symons' proposal for the Ontario Exchange Programme and the Ontario- Quebec Cultural Exchange Agreement. Papers, Notes, correspondence re: O.A.C.C., interviews re: Cultural Exchange, clippings.

4: 1956-1970: Sub-files on Theatre, Quebec Affairs Culturelles, Visual Arts, general.

5: Letters re: contents of folder 4, above.

6: Plans for capital cities in other countries.

7: 1966-1968-1969: Federal Capital. D.C. Rowat Proposal for Federal Capital, other papers, correspondence, other briefs, clippings.

8: Language Bill Debates, clipping, Official Language Act, Symons' notes of Feb 8, 1969.

9: 1969-1970: Quebec Bill 62-School Board Integration, photocopies of clippings.

10: 1969: Quebec Bill 63-French-English language education, clippings.

11: 1971: Quebec Bill 63-Language Rights (plus other clippings re: Quebec Bill 28, School Boards).

12: O.A.C.C. index, plus lots of O.A.C.C. background units (file location of titles in Index not identified).

13: 1969-1971: Confederation Files: Correspondence (H.I. Macdonald circulars, letters, etc.), memoranda.

14: Oct 1969: Clippings, clipping excerpts, and essays, Q-A, Bi-Bi Bibliography.

15: Nov 1969: clippings and excerpts, Bi-Bi notes from Secretary of State, Constitution Conference Continuing Committee documents, L.V.F.O., Q-A.

16: Dec 1969: Verbatim report of proceedings, clippings, Cultural Exchange Agreement, excerpt clippings, Q-A.

17: Miscellaneous publisher's notes, clippings re: French, cultural pluralism, etc.

Box 9


1: Jan 1970: Clippings, notes on French Language Advisory Committee of Ontario, T.H.B. Symons' notes, Tomorrow debates, excerpts from clippings, L.V.F.O.

2: Feb 1970: Ditto. Many clippings, some correspondence, Lt. George Macdonald's speech at opening of Ontario Legislature, Jan 1970, clipping excerpts, Q-A, "Translation and reprints of selected items in the Quebec press and other French-Language newspapers in Canada during..." (by Translation Services Department of the Provincial Secretary and Citizenship and Federal- Provincial Affairs Secretariat, Department of Treasury and Economics, Government of Ontario).

3 and 4: Mar 1970: Clippings and excerpts, government addresses, T.H.B. Symons and G. Weeks' notes, correspondence, verbatim reports (see page 190 for discussion of dispersal of records), O.A.C.C. proposals (Draft) re: Senate Judicial structure, Intergovernmental Machinery.

5: Apr 1970: clippings, J.P. Robarts remarks to Ottawa Progressive Conservatives, clipping excerpts, miscellaneous publications re: N.C.C. (not capital commission).

6: May 1970: Clippings, minutes O.A.C.C. task force on Intergovernmental Machinery, excerpts of clippings, Ontario Government Publication drafts, May 1970, Canadian Welfare Council "The Social Implications of Tax Reform".

7 and 8: June 1970: Constitutional Conference Continuing Committee documents on Environmental Management, correspondence, verbatim report of proceedings, Bi-Bi minutes, Confidential materials on Ontario's Role at International Francophone Conference, Ontario and Manitoba position paper, excerpt clippings, papers.

9: July 1970: clippings, correspondence, "Franc-Jeu," excerpts of clippings.

10: Aug 1970: clippings, N.D.P. papers, "Canada: Multicultural" correspondence, Environmental Management document of Continuing Committee of Officials, other papers (Queen's Conference Aug 1969).

11: Ontario Provincial Liberal papers, Guelph 1969, excerpt clippings.

12: Sept 1970: verbatim reports, news releases, clippings, Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, British Colombia, other provinces, remarks and position papers at Constitutional Conference, 2nd working session (Confidential), and rebuttal papers, Correspondence, N.D.P. papers Sept 1969, A.U.C.C. minutes.

13: Billing of Official Language Materials excerpts from clippings.

Box 10


1: O.A.C.C. Oct 1970: Clippings, correspondence, Manitoba Mosaic, congress resolutions, excerpt clippings, Canadian Welfare Council "Unemployment in the 70's", Metropolitan Toronto Population by ethnic groups.

2: Nov 1970: Correspondence, House of Commons/Senate joint proceedings on the Constitution, clippings and excerpts.

3: Dec 1970: Correspondence, O.A.C.C. working paper, comments on Federal environmental management proposals, Environmental Management proposals, Ontario Papers on Amendment process, excerpt clippings.

4: 1970: Miscellaneous published notes, Bi- Bi, Human rights, Official Languages, tourism.

5: Jan 1971: clippings, correspondence, verbatim reports, Symons' notes, excerpts of clippings.

6: Feb 1971: clippings, press releases, excerpts clippings.

7: Mar 1971: clippings, Federal Government statements re: Public Service Bilingualism, Constitutional Conference Continuing Committee -document on Economic Growth and the Constitution, correspondence, W. Ross Macdonald, Lt. Governor at Beginning of Legislature, Manitoba, 1976, excerpt clippings, etc.

8: 1912: F.W. Merchant, Report on the Condition of English-French Schools in the Province of Ontario, Feb 12, 1912, (photocopy).

9: 1916: Extract from C.B. Sissons "Bilingual Schools in Canada," Photocopy.

10: C.W. Alvord "Genesis of the Proclamation of 1713," photocopies from Michigan Pioneer and Historical Collection, University of Toronto, 1928.

11: Oct 1946: Ontario Bureau of Statistics and Research, Oct 24, 1946, paper- "Interprovincial and Dominion-Provincial Conferences since Confederation," Photocopy.

12: 1960: Rapport General des fetes du Cinquantenarie etc de l'Association Canadienne Francaise d'Education d'Ontario.

13: Dictionary of Canadian Bibliography, Population in 1961 by Official Languages for the Economic regions and Counties of Ontario.

14: Miscellanea re: French Language education in Toronto: "The Firecracker in the future of Canada."

15: 1963: Photocopy of J. Bascon St John "Separate Schools in Ontario" (Globe and Mail reprint) and Robarts statement in Ontario Foundation Tax Plan and Tim Creery's "French for the French in English-speaking Canada".

16: Feb 1964: C.B.C. and the Future of Canada.

17: 1964 Mar: "Renaissance in French Speaking Canada," May 1964, Norbert Prefontaine, Executive Director, Canadian Centenary Council.

18: June 1964: papers from Canadian Political Science Association, Charlottetown meeting.

19: June 1964: Papers from National Conference on Problems of Canadian Unity (Banff).

20: June 1964: Miscellaneous briefs to Bi- Bi.

21: July 1964: Miscellaneous briefs to Bi- Bi.

22: Sept 1964: W.L. Morton in "The Conservative Principle in Confederation", prepared for the National Conference on Canadian Goals, Sept 9-12, 1964, Prime Minister's address to the Annual Ontario-Quebec- Maritimes Kiwanas District Convention, Sept 28, 1964, at the Chateau Laurier.

23: Oct 1964: Miscellaneous speeches on National unity, Federal-Provincial relations, Bi-Bi, etc.

24: Nov 1964: "A Strong Ontario: A United Canada (O.A.C.C. Publication). Dec 1964: "Ontario's Role in the Confederation Dialogue" (Department of Economic Development Paper). 1964: J.M. Blencherd "The Acadians of Prince Edward Island, 1720 to 1964".

Box 11


1: Jan 1965: Robarts to Symons re: O.A.C.C., correspondence Jan to Mar 1965, Chamber of Commerce Bi-Bi Brief, Expo '67.

2: Feb 1965: Miscellaneous papers, statements, Bi-Bi summary.

3: Mar 1965: Bi-Bi Briefs, P.M. Statements verbatim report of first O.A.C.C. meeting, photocopies and clippings, resume of Bi-Bi hearings, some correspondence.

4: Apr 1965: photocopied articles, press releases, verbatim reports, miscellaneous published materials.

5: May 1965: photocopied articles, clippings, speeches by politicians.

6: 1958-1964: assorted clippings, some correspondence particularly relating to the Americanization of Canada.

7: 1965-1968: annotated clippings, some correspondence, T.H.B. Symons' notes.

8: 1969: clippings, original and photocopies.

9: 1970: clippings, original and photocopies.

10: 1971: clippings, leaked cabinet documents on book and publishing business, Commons debates, "Nationalism and Celebration" by Lionel Rubinoff for C.B.C. "Ideas" program, Mar 12, 1971.

11: 1971: Clippings Apr-May some correspondence (P.C.C. copies).

12: June 1971: clippings papers to Ontario Conference on Economic and Cultural Nationalism.

13: July to Dec 1971: clippings.

14: 1971: miscellaneous from 1971 including Committee for an Independent Canada's poll results, other Americanization notes.

15: Jan to Dec 1971: clippings, articles, papers, miscellanea, including Imperial Oil's "Brief to the Ontario Select Committee on Economic and Cultural Nationalism", Feb 1972.

16: Mar to Apr clippings releases; copies of "Canadian Forum", "Ontario Dimension", Miscellanea.

Box 12


1: Apr 1971: verbatim report of proceedings, clippings, some correspondence, assorted drafts of papers, briefs, clipping excerpts.

2: May 1971: Clippings, government statements/press releases, some correspondence, excerpted clippings.

3: June 1971: clippings, Ukrainian memo to P.E. Trudeau, some correspondence, translated clippings.

4: July 1971: correspondence, clippings. papers re: Alberta Cultural Policy, translated clippings.

5: Aug 1971: Correspondence, clippings, briefs on teaching Ukrainian in schools, and on French in Federal Public Service, translated clippings.

6: Sept 1971: correspondence, clippings, government statements, especially re: Ontario Multiculturalism, translated clippings.

7: Oct 1971: ditto, especially bi- and multi-culturalism, Bi-Bi notes, translated clippings.

8: Nov 1971: correspondence, clippings, speeches and notes for speeches, translated clippings.

9: Dec 1971: correspondence, clippings, translated clippings, publisher's notes.

10: 1971: Miscellaneous articles re: Bilingualism and Separatism.

11: 1972: correspondence, clippings, press releases, government statements, some correspondence.

12: Feb 1972: clippings, translated clippings, government texts, statements, some correspondence.

13: Mar 1972: clippings, speeches (texts), some correspondence, Trent University Sociology 283 syllabus, translated clippings.

14: Apr 1972: sorted from box 14, clippings statements, Statistics Canada Population by sex, data from 1971 Census, translated clippings.

15: May 1972: clippings, translated clippings, statements. June 1972: clippings, news releases.

16: June to July 1972: clippings, news releases, some correspondence, C. Jalnen paper "Minority Group Schooling and Canadian National Unity."

17: Aug 1972: clippings, some correspondence, especially re: multi-culturalism and Language rights. Sept 1972: Clippings, correspondence, translated clippings. Oct 1972: Clippings, translated clippings, C. Jalnen paper "The Public School: Agency of Interpretation and Assimilation".

18: Clippings, correspondence, translated clippings. Dec 1972: clippings, drafts of Wright Report on Post-Secondary education in Ontario and French Language education.

19: Feb 1973: clippings. Mar 1973: clippings.

Box 13


1: Apr 1973: clippings, correspondence, Algonquin College "Report of the Ad Hoc Committee on Bilingualism".

2: May 1972: Statements, draft correspondence papers, clippings, miscellaneous published materials.

3: June 1973: clippings, Algonquin College material. July 1973: clippings, correspondence. Aug 1973: clippings, correspondence, multicultural brochures, government statements, news briefs from Educational Digest. Sept 1973: clippings, correspondence, brochures.

4: Oct 1973: Correspondence, clippings, T.H.B. Symons' notes, bibliography, Laval University Centre International de Recherche sur le Bilinguisme, miscellaneous publications.

5: Nov 1973: clippings, some correspondence. Dec 1973: clippings 1973: clippings, Ontario Intern Report of the Student Committee on Economic and Cultural Nationalism--Foreign Ownership of Ontario Real Estate.

6: Jan to Apr 1974: Clippings, correspondence, Association Canadienne d'Education de Langue Francaise headings, Confederation files: headings.

7: Dateless clippings, miscellaneous

8 and 9: published materials, including government reports, Bi-Bi briefs, articles and scholarly papers.

10: May 1972: clippings.

11: June 1972: clippings, school papers, government statements.

12: July and Aug 1972: clippings.

13: Sept and Oct 1972: clippings, T.H.B. Symons' notes re: C.I.C., correspondence, papers.

14: Nov and Dec 1972: Clippings.

15: 1972: published notes (especially Ontario Select Committee on Economic and Cultural Nationalism).

16: Jan and Feb 1973: correspondence, clippings, especially re: Canadian Studies Commission.

17: Mar 1973: clippings, correspondence, paper on Canada's Petroleum Leasing Policy.

18: Apr 1973: clippings.

19: May 1973: clippings, Canada Council notes.

20: June 1973: clippings, correspondence.

21: July 1973: clippings.

22: Aug 1973: clippings.

23: Sept 1973: clippings, correspondence.

24: Oct 1973: clippings.

25: Nov 1975: clippings.

26: Dec 1976: clippings, correspondence.

27: 1974: clippings, correspondence, undated clippings, many T.H.B. Symons' notes for review of G. Grant "Lament for a Nation" and other draft letters, notes on Canadian Nationalism and identity, Americanization (including Canadian Dimension) (Literary source "Canadian Nation").

Box 14


1: 1968: O.A.C.C.: published and unpublished materials re: O.A.C.C. and provincial positions at Confederation of Tomorrow Conference, papers, clippings secured from 1968 Federal Liberal Leadership Convention, T.H.B. Symons notes throughout (documents of Continuing Committee of Officials--press releases).

2: Nov 1967 to Jan 1968: clippings re: Feb 1968 Constitutional Conference, notes from statements by premiers, delegate lists, background papers from various national unity conferences.

3: Nov 1966: Clippings, (annotated by T.H.B. Symons), pre and post Confederation of Tomorrow Conference. Confederation of Tomorrow outline, agenda, Quebec's "Brief on the Constitution", Federal/Provincial conference of Feb 1968, other province's briefs and opening statements.

4: 1966-1967: clippings, Commons debates, Union Nationale 1966 "Objectifs" plan, background papers, articles, statement to Confederation of Tomorrow Conference of 1967.

5: 1968: Background papers on broadcasting 1964: French Canadian Identity Feb 1969: Manitoba's submissions to Federal/Provincial Conference, list of delegates, agenda.

6: 1967: Clippings, background articles and papers, Continuing Committee of Officials documents 1968-69.

7: 1967: Papers for National American- Yugoslavian seminar on Federalism.

8: 1965-68: Correspondence, House of Commons debates re:Confederation of Tomorrow, O.A.C.C. background papers, clippings, statements at 1969 Intergovernmental Agreement signing, (Ontario and P.Q.).

9: 1968: Ontario, New Brunswick and Quebec proposals to Continuing Committee of Officials (C.C.O.), C.C.O.'s working documents "Propositions for Constitutional Review".

10: Feb 1969: Federal/Provincial Conference, Federal and Provincial propositions, statements. 1965: statements by Robarts to British and Canadian businessmen. 1965: Quebec's statement to the War on Poverty Conference.

11: Various Provincial/Federal statements and speeches at assorted Federal/ Provincial Constitutional and other Conferences, 1965, 1967, 1968 and 1969, background papers.

12: 1965-1971: Statements re: honoraria and expenses.

Box 15


1: 1965-1976: Correspondence, statements by Robarts, clippings (until 1976), confidential background papers.

2: Press releases, documents/reports of Continuing Committee of Officials, various provinces statements and proposals re: the constitution, T.H.B. Symons' notes, clippings, 1967, 1968 and 1969, background papers.

3: Correspondence, related school papers and articles, addresses by D. Johnson re: Sharp Liberal Party resolutions, clippings, report to O.A.C.C. 1966, 1965, 1964.

4: 1966 to 1969: Clippings, government statements, scholarly papers, correspondence.

5: 1966-1969: Clippings, articles, D. Johnson's opening remarks to Confederation of Tomorrow conference, Ontario/P.Q. cultural agreement.

6: Miscellaneous published material re: Confederation and Library of Parliament research paper on Legislative Procedures, 1966 to 1968 and 1973.

7: 1966-1969: Clippings, correspondence, scholarly papers, resolutions adopted by the Estates-General, French Canada, Mar 6 to 9, 1969, O.A.C.C. background materials.

8: Publication on Australian federalism, D.C. Rowat "The Proposal of a Federal Territory for Canada's Capital" (O.A.C.C. 1966), clippings, Ontario Department of Education submission to Board of Broadcast Governors, regarding allocation and use of the U.H.F. broadcasting band (1966), O.A.C.C. background papers, 1966 to 1967.

9: Government briefs, scholarly papers, background papers, clippings, debate excerpts, analysis of Bi-Bi briefs from Ontario Perspective, 1965, 1967 and 1969.

10: Government statements, Constitutional Conference of 1969 working papers, O.A.C.C. background papers, correspondence, clippings, 1965 to 1969.

11: Correspondence, clippings, political addresses, notes on O.A.C.C. background papers, Legislature debates, government statements at Federal/Provincial Conference in 1968, "Canada 70" clippings (photocopies), from Toronto Telegram 1969, 1965 to 1969.

12: Clippings, papers of Federal/Provincial Affairs Secretariat, office of Chief Economist, 1967, Trent University Transcript of C.T.V. Kierans/Levesque interviews. Kierans/Trudeau Leadership materials, press releases, miscellaneous publications, 1965 to 1969.

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