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File d00375 - Donation by H. H. Clark of embroidered badge of the 27th City of Winnipeg Battalion

Finance Committee to Mayor Juba regarding donation of embroidered badge of the 27th Winnipeg Batt... Herbert H. Clark of the 27th Winnipeg Battalion Letter from H. H. Clark to City regarding donation of embroidered badge of 27th Winnipeg Battalion

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Donation by H. H. Clark of embroidered badge of the 27th City of Winnipeg Battalion

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  • 1960 (Creation)
    Winnipeg (Man.). Committee on Finance
  • 1917, 1960 (Creation)
    Clark, Herbert Henry

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1 folder of textual records
1 photograph : sepia

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(1874-1906, 1919-1971)

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As a standing committee of Council, the duties of the Committee on Finance included supervision of all City accounts, preparation of the annual budget, monitoring wages of all subordinate employees of the city, and consideration and review of every committee report that included a recommendation for the expenditure of civic funds before it was submitted to City Council. The original name of the committee was Committee on Finance and Assessment. In later years it was called the Finance Committee or Committee on Finance. The Board of Control replaced the Committee on Finance during the period 1907-1918.

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Correspondence related to the gifting of an embroidered badge of the 27th Winnipeg Battalion by Herbert H. Clark, bandsman and runner of the battalion during the First World War.

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The embroidered badge is part of the City of Winnipeg Archives Art Collection (AW00229)

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