Creston Museum

Identity area

Identifier

CRE

Authorized form of name

Creston Museum

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum;Historical Society

Contact area

 

Tammy Bradford, Manager Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

219 Devon Street

Locality

Creston

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V0B 1G3

Telephone

250-428-9262

Fax

Email

URL

www.crestonmuseum.ca

Note

Description area

History

The Creston Museum is administered by the Creston and District Historical and Museum Society, established in 1968 and incorporated in 1979. Archival records have been acquired since 1968.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Sponsor: Creston and District Historical and Museum Society

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Holdings includes manuscripts, photographs, books, histories, newspapers (Creston Review, 1908-1983;Creston Valley Advance, 1958 to present), personal fonds, maps, and some government records. Holdings relate to Creston and area and include Co-Op history and files, early Town of Creston registers, records regarding the reclamation of the Creston Flats, and Recreational Building files.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 10.8 cubic meters
Inclusive Dates: 1864 to present
Predominant Dates: 1908-1980

Finding aids, guides and publications

Website provides information about the holdings, services and projects of the Archives.

Access area

Opening times

Tuesday-Saturday, 10:00-3:30 (Appointments recommended October-April.)

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, March 10, 2018

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

219 Devon Street
Creston, BC
CA V0B 1G3