Chilliwack Museum and Archives

Identity area

Identifier

CHI

Authorized form of name

Chilliwack Museum and Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum;Historical Society;Government

Contact area

 

Shannon Bettles, Archivist Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

9291 Corbould Street

Locality

Chilliwack

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V2P 4A6

Telephone

604-795-5010

Fax

Email

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The Chilliwack Archives is the official repository for records of enduring value of the District of Chilliwack and its predecessor governments, including minutes, bylaws, and tax rolls. The Archives also acquires the records of private organizations, businesses and individuals, and maintains a substantial oral history program as well as a small reference library pertaining to Chilliwack and Fraser Valley history.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 250 linear meters
Inclusive Dates: 1859-1995
Predominant Dates: 1900-1980

Finding aids, guides and publications

Our Website (http://www.chilliwackmuseum.ca/) provides information on the services and holdings of the archives along with a section providing a listing of fonds and collections at the archives.

Access area

Opening times

Archives Opening Hours: Mon, Wed, Friday 9:00 – 4:30 and Tues, Thurs 9am – 4:30 by appointment.
Museum Opening Hours: Mon – Friday 9am -4:30, Thursdays 9am – 8:00pm, Saturdays 10am – 2pm.
Admission is by donation.

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 28, 2010; Mar 4, 2011; Mar 9, 2011; July 16, 2016.

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Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

9291 Corbould Street
Chilliwack, BC
CA V2P 4A6