Tim Sale:

An Inventory of his papers at the University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections

Collection Summary

University of Manitoba Archives & Special Collections
330 Elizabeth Dafoe Library

Tim Sale

Tim Sale fonds


.4 metres of textual records

Mss 258 A.06-86


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Biography of Time Sale

Tim Sale was born February 5, 1942 in Goderich, Ontario. He received a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Theology Degrees from the University of Toronto. He is an ordained Anglican Minister. Following graduation he moved to Winnipeg, where he held positions at both the University of Winnipeg & Manitoba. He served as a school trustee for Ft. Garry from 1971-1977. He wasCEO of Winnipeg's Social Planning Council from 1976-1985.

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Despite being a Liberal he was hired as Assistant Deputy Minister of Education by the NDP government from 19878-1989. He lost that [position with the change of government. In 1991 he helped to found Choices a social activist group opposed to the Conservative Government. He ran for the NDP in a by-election in Crescentwood in 1992 losing by 400votes.

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He was elected in Crescentwood in 1995. In 1999 he became the Minister of Family Services & Housing in the first Doer Government. He was transferred to the new portfolio of Science Energy & Technology in 2002. In 2003 he was appointed Minister of Health. Sale did notseek re-election in 2007.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The fonds consists of a single series: Child & Family Servicesmaterial

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Restrictions on Access

No restrictions on access

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Restrictions on Use

No restrictions on use.

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Custodial History

Donated by Tim Sale in 2006

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Detailed Description of the Collection


11Children's Aid Society - newspaper clippings 1983-1984
2Child & Family Services Critical Path Plan- Social Planning Council of Winnipeg - reports 1984
3Child Welfare implementation team - Volume 1 1983-1984
4Child Welfare implementation team - Volume II 1983-1984
21Child Welfare implementation team - Volume III 1984
2Child Welfare implementation team - Volume IV 1984
3Child & Family Services information system 1983-1985
31Child & Family Services reorganization1984
2Child & Family Services1984-1985

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