Fonds MG 6.50 - Gaelic Society of Cape Breton fonds

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Gaelic Society of Cape Breton fonds

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MG 6.50

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  • 1969-1983 (Creation)
    Gaelic Society of Cape Breton

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3 cm of textual records

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Comunn Gàidhlig Cheap Breatuinn, or the Gaelic Society of Cape Breton, was founded at Sydney, Nova Scotia to foster and promote the use of the Gaelic language at home and abroad and to cultivate the language, poetry and music of the Scottish Highlands.

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Some records were donated by Kaye MacDonald and the Society. The custodial history of the remainder of the records is unknown.

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Fonds consists of the constitution, by-laws, newsletters, programs, correspondence, addresses, clippings, questionnaires, and reports.

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  • English
  • Scottish Gaelic

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File list is available: MG 6.50 []

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