Fonds - Canadian Injured Workers Alliance fonds

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Canadian Injured Workers Alliance fonds

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  • 1988 - 2020 (Creation)

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Approximately 3.5m of primarily textual records; photographs; digital materials; audio and video cassettes.

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Custodial history

Records were transferred from the offices of CIWA to the Lakehead University Archives in April 2023.

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The Canadian Injured Workers Alliance was founded in 1990 as an umbrella organization of injured workers' groups across Canada. It has engaged in advocacy, research, and the creation of educational information for members. Records relate to the labour movement, disability, legal and legislative rights for workers, and the operation of the organization.

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  • English
  • French

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