Kootenay Gallery of Art, History and Science

Identity area

Identifier

KGA

Authorized form of name

Kootenay Gallery of Art, History and Science

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Arts Organization;Educational Organization

Contact area

 

Director Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

120 Heritage Way

Locality

Castlegar

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V1N 4M5

Telephone

250-365-3337

Fax

250-365-3822

Email

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The centre houses artifacts, archival records and historical reference material relating to the West Kootenays. The archival holdings consist primarily of photographs of the West Kootenay area (including the Arrow Lakes, Castlegar, the Slocan Valley, Trail, and other communities) depicting people and community activities, general scenes, mining, forestry and other industry (including transportation), the military, and Doukhobors in the region. Holdings incorporate historical photographs collected by the Castlegar and District Museum.

Buildings

Holdings

Inclusive Dates: 1890-1980<br /> Predominant Dates: 1890-1980

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Appointment necessary for archival research.
March-June: Tuesday - Saturday 10 am - 5 pm
June-December: Tuesday - Saturday 10 am-5 pm, Sundays Noon - 4 pm
December: 7 days/week 10 am-5 pm

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 30 January 2011.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

120 Heritage Way
Castlegar, BC
CA V1N 4M5