File consists of oversize copies of the register of marriages.
Places included are Fort Chimo, Leaf River, George River, Makalik (Whale River), Lower Koksoak, Aupaluk, Fort Mackenzie, Payne Bay, Great Whale River, Kokapic, Upper Koksoak River, Tameruseak, Mukalik, and Diana Bay.
Resolved, that Message No.24, re the Cree and Esquimo Dictionaries, be concurred in and that the Committee from the Lower House be: Ven. Archdeacon Renison, Rural Dean Fraser, Rev. E. Ahenakew, Mr. G.B. Nicholson, Chancellor Bury.
No.20 - Cree and Esquimo Dictionaries
That the Lower House concurring, the General Synod, while placing on record its great appreciation of the life-long labours of the Ven. Archdeacon McKay and Rev. E.J. Peck, in the Dioceses of Saskatchewan and Moosonee respectively, and recognizing the value of the Cree and Esquimo Dictionaries compiled by them and recently completed, desires to have the said Dictionaries published as their Memorial and suggests the appointment of a Special Joint Committee of both Houses to take the necessary steps for the raising of the required funds and for the printing and publishing of the said Dictionaries at the earliest possible date.
That the Lower House concurs in Message No.20 from the Upper House, re "Cree and Esquimo Dictionaries," and names the following as members on the Joint Committee: Ven. Archdeacon Renison, Rev. Rural Dean Fraser, Rev. E.J. Ahenakew, Mr. G.B. Nicholson, Chancellor Bury.
That the following be the representatives of the Upper House upon the Joint Committee on this subject, viz: The Primate (ex-officio), The Bishop of Saskatchewan (Convener), The Bishop of Keewatin, The Bishop of Mackenzie River, The Bishop of Moosonee, The Bishop of Yukon, The Bishop of Athabasca.