Pemberton and District Museum and Archives Society

Identity area

Identifier

PEMB

Authorized form of name

Pemberton and District Museum and Archives Society

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Pemberton Museum
  • Pemberton Museum & Archives

Type

  • Museum;Historical Society

Contact area

 

Niki Madigan Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

7455 Prospect St PO Box 267

Locality

Pemberton

Region

B.C.

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V0N 2L0

Telephone

604-894-5504

Fax

Email

URL

www.pembertonmuseum.org

Note

Description area

History

The Pemberton Museum was founded in 1982.

Geographical and cultural context

The holdings consist of both public and private records generated by residents and organizations of Pemberton and District.

Holdings include personal records of families and individuals in the community as well as the records of organizations and businesses that reflect the social, political and economic life of Pemberton and District. The collecting district is defined as those areas drained by waters entering the north end of Harrison Lake and those areas drained by waters entering Anderson Lake.

References are made to surrounding areas such as: Pemberton (Agerton, Port Pemberton), Port Douglas, 29-Mile, Poole Creek, Mt. Currie (Creekside), Birken, D’arcy, Whistler (Alta Lake), and Lillooet (Cayoosh).

Mandates/Sources of authority

Pemberton & District Museum & Archives Society

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Holdings include: photographs; manuscript collection (letters, memoirs, minutes, manuals, project studies and proposals); oral histories; VHS videos; posters; postcards; information files (contain copies of brochures, articles, essays, clippings, and ephemera); pamphlets; local newspapers; and maps.

Finding aids, guides and publications

"Pemberton: The History of a Settlement" by Frances Decker, Margaret Fougberg and Mary Ronayne. 1977

Access area

Opening times

The museum is open from April - October.

Access conditions and requirements

Please contact us to make an appointment for research.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created June 11, 2012.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator, Aug 13, 2012.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

7455 Prospect St
PO Box 267
Pemberton, B.C.
CA V0N 2L0