Fonds MS-14-35 - Nova Scotia Blueberry Institute fonds

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Nova Scotia Blueberry Institute fonds

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  • Textual record
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MS-14-35

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  • 1982-1998 (Creation)
    Creator
    Nova Scotia Blueberry Institute

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5 cm of textual records
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Name of creator

(1981-)

Administrative history

The Nova Scotia Blueberry Institute was formed in 1981, a joint venture between wild blueberry growers, the Nova Scotia Agricultural College and the provincial and federal governments. Douglas Bragg was a founding director and instrumental in the early days of the institute's development and the building of the research field station, which opened on 6 August 1983 at the Debert Air Industrial Park. The institute's goals included investigating research programs and assisting in public education and demonstration programs in coordination with the Department of Agriculture and Marketing. The institute also participated in the acquisition of blueberry fields in Debert for research purposes.

Custodial history

A2017-103

Scope and content

Fonds contains records that were created by the Nova Scotia Blueberry Institute from 1982-1998. They include meeting minutes and proceedings of the annual and general meetings, annual reports, correspondence, and photographs.

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Physical condition

Several photographs are adhered to card stock; left in the files; should be transferred to the Agricola photograph collection

Immediate source of acquisition

Records were housed with the Blueberry Collection (SEE A2017-102 / MS-14-REF), No. 235/02.

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  • English

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Restrictions on access

There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Materials do not circulate and must be used in the MacRae Library. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.

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Further accruals are not expected.

General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], Nova Scotia Blueberry Institute fonds, MS-14-35, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Agricola Archives, Bible Hill, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Final

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Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2017 (creation)
November 2020 (revision)

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  • English

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