Manitoba Rural Leadership Training Committee (M. R. L. T. C.):

An Inventory of Its Records at the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections

Inventory prepared by Carole Barnabé
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
Winnipeg, Manitoba
(September 1998)

Finding aid encoded by Julianna Trivers (October 2002)
Finding aid written in English.

Revision History

  • July 26, 2005 - MSS 133 converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).


Collection Summary

Repository:
University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
Elizabeth Dafoe Library, Winnipeg MB R3T 2N2

Creator:
Manitoba Rural Leadership Training Committee (M.R.L. T. C.)

Title:
Manitoba Rural Leadership Training Committee fonds

Dates:
1969-1987

Quantity:
33 cm of textual records

Identification:
MSS 133

Language
English.

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Administrative History of the Manitoba Rural Leadership Training Committee

The Manitoba Rural Leadership Training Committee (M.R.L.T.C.) was formed in 1958 by a small group who recognized the acute need in rural Manitoba for programs of adult education, particularly in the area of specialized leadership training. Its purpose is to give its participants information, leadership training, and thus confidence to become involved in decision making processes at all levels. The M.R.L.T.C. is non-partisan and does not develop or endorse policies. The initiating group met under the Chairmanship of the late Dr. J.R.C. Evans (president of Brandon College), and included Dr. E.J. Tyler, W. McGregor, F.W. Hamilton and R.E. Forbes. This group held its first meeting in June 1958. The M.R.L.T.C. included the following groups: Brandon College, Manitoba Farmers' Union, Manitoba Federation of Agriculture, Manitoba Department of Agriculture, Manitoba Pool Elevators, Manitoba Women's Institute, the University of Manitoba and United Grain Growers. Programmes over the years have ranged from two-day seminars in local communities to week-long programmes conducted at central locations and organizations throughout the province. The M.R.L.T.C. is still in operation today.

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Scope and Contents of the Records

The fonds consists of correspondence, minutes and financial accounts which have been arranged chronologically.

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Arrangement of the Records

These records are organized chronologically.

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Restrictions on Access

There are no restrictions on access to this material.

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Restrictions on Use

Users must abide by relevant copyright legislation.

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Custodial History

Donated to the Archives by the M.R.L.T.C. in 1993 (A.93-17).

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Detailed Description of the Records

Manitoba Rural Leadership Training Committee fonds 1969-1987
BoxFolder
11 Correspondence and Minutes, 1969-1972
2 Correspondence and Minutes, 1973

(1 of 2)

3 Correspondence and Minutes, 1973

(2 of 2)

4 Correspondence and Minutes, 1974
5 Correspondence and Minutes, 1975
6 Correspondence and Minutes, 1976
7 Correspondence and Minutes, 1977
BoxFolder
21 Correspondence and Minutes, 1978
2 Correspondence and Minutes, 1979
3 Seminar Program and Lectures, 1979
4 Young Couples Farming, 1980
5 Correspondence and General Information, 1980-1981
6 Minutes, 1980-1983
BoxFolder
31 Correspondence and General Information, 1982-1983
2 Correspondence and General Information, 1984
3 Minutes, 1984
4 Receipt and Expenditure Accounting, 1975-1987

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