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Egypt Migrations: a Public Humanities Project collection
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- Architectural drawing
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- Textual record
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- Egypt Migrations: a Public Humanities Project
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0.32 m of textual records
77 photographs : b&w and col. ; 24 x 30.3 cm or smaller
1 architectural drawing ; 49 x 60.5 cm
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Name of creator
"Egypt Migrations is a federally incorporated not-for-profit educational, community outreach, and archival organization. Formerly, Egypt Migrations was the Coptic Canadian History Project (CCHP). CCHP was founded by Michael Akladios in fall 2016. Miray Philips joined in 2017 as the Blog editor and we extended the project’s activities to the United States. In 2020, [they] made the decision to transition from the Coptic Canadian History Project to Egypt Migrations. [...] [Egypt Migrations] aims to preserve, educate, and empower Egypt’s migrants and their descendants by countering this exclusion and utilizing storytelling to reveal meaning without committing the error of defining it. [It] collaborate[s] with geographically dispersed communities in sharing the stories of any who once called Egypt home and all those first, second and third generation living transnationally. The organization retains its emphasis on the Copts while expanding its lens to Egypt and its migrants, more broadly construed." https://egyptmigrations.com/about/
Scope and content
Collection consists of records accumulated by the Coptic Canadian History Project (CCHP) pertaining to the history and activities of Coptic immigrants in Canada.
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated by Michael Akladios on behalf of the Coptic Canadian History Project.
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No restrictions on access.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Collection is comprised of one accession: 2018-049 and 2021-003. Further accruals are expected.
Collection was previously named the Coptic Canadian History Project (CCHP) collection.
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- St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church (Subject)
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2019/01/31. J. Grant. Creation.
2021/09/27 KCP. Updated collection name from CCHP to Egypt Migrations.