Title and statement of responsibility area
Communications and media relations files
General material designation
- Textual record
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Title statements of responsibility
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Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
Statement of coordinates (cartographic)
Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
1963, 1981-1987 (Creation)
Physical description area
0.39 m of textual records and other material
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
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Archival description area
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Scope and content
Subseries consists of correspondence, administrative records, proposals, budgets, reports, publications, press releases, photographs, sound recordings, sheet music and other records pertaining to the communications and media relations activities of the Vancouver Centennial Commission. The subseries also includes records relating to the development of the logo, Centennial mascot Tillicum, and other graphics; records relating to promotions for the Centennial song competition and the recording of "The Vancouver Song," a graphics competition, the "Make Vancouver Sparkle" contest, the 100 day countdown to the Centennial, the 1983 to 1985 Grey Cup Parades, Canada Day 1985, and April 6th 1984 and 1985; as well as news releases from the Commission, 1981 to 1986, and issues of the "Centennial Update" and the "Centennial Bulletin."
The files are arranged into the following four filing blocks: Communications - general; Promotions; Press releases; and Centennial Update.
Includes 63 photographs, 10 audiocassettes and 1 audio reel.
Immediate source of acquisition
The original order of files within this subseries has been maintained. The block numeric code range assigned to this series is 1100 to 1199, although 1181 was the last number assigned.