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A piece of paper that looks like its from some sort of magazine has a smaller, cartoonish map of Canada with a snowflake, deer and several snowsuit-clad cartoons of people watermarked over a red travel route that cycles between several locations in…

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A document is pictured that looks like a government memo titled "Defence Research in the Canadian Arctic" with the indication "SECRET" in the top left. The first subheading is labelled "General Considerations" and discusses the reasons behind…

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Document seems to be an excerpt from a list, the text that is depicted is from item 3 of the list with two sub items that outline several things that the Defence Research Board are allowed to do such as enter into contracts in the name of the…

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An excerpt from a list in a document. Items four and five are depicted and they discuss the priorities when selecting members of the Defence Research Board such as gaining members which cover a variety of wide science topics, not necessarily highly…

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A table that states the name of the committee within the Defence Research Board and which panels they need representatives from. For example, the Special Weapons Advisory Committee would have representatives from the Chemical Panel, Physical Panel,…

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A document containing a list of proposed scientific panels, the list has seven items: Chemical Panel, Physical Panel, Entomological Panel, Psychological Panel, Physiological Panel, Bacteriological Panel, Electronics Panel

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A paragraph of text explains how different scientific fields should have different defence associations and beneath this paragraph is a list of scientific fields and their defence applications such as Geology is associated with strategic minerals and…

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A letter to a Captain Gardner is a follow up from a previous letter in April about requests from the US Navy. The majority of the letter is a direct excerpt from a communication from the Meteorological Division of the navy outlining what data they…

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A letter from the US Navy to the Defence Research Board requesting certain scientific information such as prevalence of lead and amount of snow cover in the Arctic for the US Government.

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An excerpt from a document that discusses ice forecasting in Canada and how it has been conducted in the past and the challenges that consistently conducting ice forecasts poses in the future since it was not common practice previously.
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