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1994 Commonwealth Games Bid Committee
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- Textual record
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1975 - 1987, predominant 1986 - 1987 (Creation)
- 1994 Commonwealth Games Bid Committee
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45 cm of textual records
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The Commonwealth Games are an international athletic competition among British Commonwealth countries. In late 1986 the Commonwealth Games Association of Canada invited Edmonton to bid on the 1994 Games, and the 1994 Commonwealth Games Bid Committee was established. The Committee was likely a function of the City's Corporate Communications office. The Committee was responsible for preparing a bid to be the host City for the games. The bid was presented in November 1987, but ultimately Victoria, British Columbia was selected as the host city.
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This series contains material created by the 1994 Commonwealth Games Bid Committee in the process of preparing the City of Edmonton's bid to host the 1994 Commonwealth Games.
Immediate source of acquisition
These records were transferred directly to the City of Edmonton Archives from the 1994 Commonwealth Games Bid Office in 1987 and through the Corporate Records Centre in 1997.
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There are no restrictions on access.
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Copyright may apply.
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No further accruals are expected.
Accession numbers: A87-118, A97-73
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