Series BF3-3 - Meetings/Events

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Meetings/Events

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BF3-3

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  • 1990-1998 (Creation)

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1.55 m of textual records
2 computer disks
1 audio cassette

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(1936-2016)

Biographical history

Robert Wayne Mitchell was born in 1936 in Preeceville, Saskatchewan. He practiced law and worked as a labour relations expert prior to his election to the Saskatchewan Legislature in 1986. Mitchell served as a New Democratic Party member for Saskatoon Fairview (1986-1999) and held numerous portfolios in the Roy Romanow Government (1991-1998). After resigning from Cabinet and vacating his seat in the Saskatchewan Legislature, Mitchell became Chief Negotiator for the Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations (1999) and was later appointed police complaints investigator for Saskatchewan (2004) and chair of the Saskatchewan Public Complaints Commission (2009). Mitchell died in 2016.

Custodial history

Robert W. Mitchell donated these records to the Saskatchewan Archives, Regina office in two accessions in 1998: R98-263 (August 31, 1998) and R98-265 (September 2, 1998).

Scope and content

This series consists of records relating to meetings and events Robert W. Mitchell attended while serving in various political capacities, including Minister of Justice and Attorney General; Minister of Labour; Minister of Post-Secondary Education and Skills Training; MLA for Saskatoon Fairview and NDP Caucus member. A small volume of records created in 1995 by Ned Shillington as Minister of Justice and Attorney General are included in this series.

The types of records included are correspondence, memoranda, invitations, itineraries, speeches, speaking notes, invitations, background materials, computer disks, video cassettes, an audio cassette and news releases.

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3 video cassettes

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Other codes: Video cassettes: VT R-11776 to VT R-11778; Audio cassette: R-15369

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