Boundary Museum

Identity area

Identifier

BOU

Authorized form of name

Boundary Museum

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Boundary Museum Society
  • Boundary Community Archives

Type

  • Museum
  • Community

Contact area

 

Sue Adrain Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

Grand Forks City Hall 7214 - 4th Street,

Locality

Grand Forks

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V0H 1H5

Telephone

250-442-8266 - ask for archives

Fax

Email

Note

Type

Mailing Address

Address

Street address

6145 Reservoir Road

Locality

Grand Forks

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V0H 1H5

Telephone

Fax

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

The Boundary Museum opened in 1958 as a centennial project in Grand Forks, B.C. The museum is operated by the Boundary Museum Society and acquires, preserves, and makes accessible artifacts, archives, and historical reference material relating to the Boundary region of B.C. from Christina Lake in the east to Phoenix in the west.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Holdings relate to the development and settlement of the geographic area from Phoenix, BC to Christina Lake, BC, including Paulson, BC. Holdings include: extensive photograph collection, outdoor exhibits and horse drawn transportation artifacts, scale models of Granby Smelter and the City of Grand forks, period rooms, history of Doukhobors, mining, and extensive local history collection, including archives and other reference material.

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Archives are open Tues, Wed & Thurs 9 - 3 or by appointment

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; Nov. 24, 2013.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Grand Forks City Hall 7214 - 4th Street,
Grand Forks, BC
CA V0H 1H5