Halifax (N.S.) Halifax-Hakodate Committee records

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Halifax (N.S.) Halifax-Hakodate Committee records

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  • 1988-2000 (Creation)

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20 cm of textual records
163 photographs: col.
11 videocassettes: col.: VHS
1 : embossing press

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Sub-series consists of reports, photographs and video recordings created or received by the City of Halifax. It includes the minutes and terms of reference of the Halifax-Hakodate Friendship Society. Photographs document visits of Halifax delegations to Hakodate and the ceremonies surrounding the Christmas Tree sent from Halifax to Hakodate. Video recordings document visits of delegations to both Halifax and Hakodate, the Christmas Tree ceremonies, conference proceedings from the Star-Shaped Cities Summit, and schoolchildren's presentations. Also includes the the embossing press used by the Halifax-Hakodate Society, probably to mark the correspondence it would have sent to Japan. Also includes minutes for the Halifax-Hakodate Committee from 1988-1994 as well as submissions and correspondence arranged by the date of meeting.

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Minutes of the Halifax-Hakodate Committee as well as submissions and correspondence for meetings were transferred from the City Clerk's office in accession 2008-002.


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Some materials are in Japanese and Italian.

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