That in view of the Report of the Archives Committee the whole matter of the collection and preservation of historical documents of the Church in Canada be referred to the Executive Committee of the Executive Council for consideration and action. CARRIED Message S.
That this House express its appreciation of the splendid work done by Rev. Canon A.R. Kelley, Mr. R.W. Allin, and Rev. Canon W.B. Heeney, D.D., in respect of the Archives of the Church in Canada. CARRIED Message T.
RESOLVED That the Lower House express to the Reverend Canon Arthur R. Kelley appreciation of his careful and painstaking examination of the sources of our history; and, in particular, of his valuable and scholarly contribution to the Year Book of the Church of England in Canada for 1943.
RESOLVED That the Secretary of the General Synod be requested to send a copy of Recommendation 5, of the Archives Committee's Report, regarding appointment of Diocesan Archivists to each Diocesan Synod, and also to request each Diocesan and Provincial Synod to send copies of Synod Journals and other valuable historical publications to the Archives Committee to be placed in the Church Historical Reference Library. Copies of such publications to be sent to the Archives Committee in care of Rev. D.B. Rogers, 604 Jarvis Street, Toronto (Express collect).
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.