File TR-266 - Birth certificate and draft memoirs of Frank Meakes

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Birth certificate and draft memoirs of Frank Meakes

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  • 1942, ca. 1987 (Creation)

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0.003 m of textual records

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David Meakes donated these records to the Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan in 2016: 2016-130 (September 16, 2016).

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Birth certificate of Frank Meakes issued by the Saskatchewan Department of Public Health on November 25, 1942.

Draft of unpublished memoirs of Frank Meakes, ca. 1987. The memoirs include recollections of his childhood; education at Westmoor School; experiences as a politician in Saskatchewan; the Medicare dispute; Woodrow Lloyd's Cabinet; the Saskatchewan Legislature; federal politics; and the period 1967 to the mid 1980s. Meakes served as a Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) and New Democratic Party (NDP) Member of the Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly (MLA) for the Touchwood constituency from 1956 to 1964 and 1967 to 1975 respectively. He also served as Minister of Co-operation and Co-operative Development from 1962 to 1964.

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Records are in good physical condition.

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Use, publication and/or reproduction of records subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act.

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Politicians - Saskatchewan
Political parties - Saskatchewan

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Location for retrieval: Regina - Hillsdale

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