Arrow Lakes Historical Society

Identity area

Identifier

ALH

Authorized form of name

Arrow Lakes Historical Society

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Historical Society

Contact area

 

Rosemary Parent, Archivist Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

92 7th Avenue

Locality

Nakusp

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

Telephone

250-265-0110, 250-265-3323 (home)

Fax

250-265-0110

Note

Located in the BC Hydro building.

Type

Mailing Address

Address

Street address

Box 819

Locality

Nakusp

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V0G 1R0

Telephone

Fax

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The society collects and preserves archival material of the Arrow Lakes area from Edgewood on the Lower Arrow Lake to where the town of Arrowhead on the Upper Arrow Lake was situated before the flooding of the lake. Included is the Trout Lake, Lardeau area. The material consists of minute books, records, maps, etc., and 125 oral history tapes of interviews of pioneers, which have been copied and transcribed. Holdings include videos of historical events, photographs and newspapers (indexed) covering years 1892 to 1952.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: approx. 20 meters
Inclusive Dates: 1859-1995
Predominant Dates: 1892-1964

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Also by appointment. Phone 250-265-3323.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised by BCANS Coordinator, Nov. 10, 2010.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

92 7th Avenue
Nakusp, BC
CA