MSA Museum Society

Identity area

Identifier

MSA

Authorized form of name

MSA Museum Society

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Museum

Type

  • Museum;Historical Society

Contact area

 

Christina Reid, Collections Manager Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

2313 Ware Street

Locality

Abbotsford

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V2S 3C6

Telephone

604-853-0313

Fax

1-866-373-2771

Note

Description area

History

The Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Museum was established in 1969. Its archival holdings consist of records pertaining to the growth and development of the Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford area.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The holdings consist of documents and photographs pertaining to the history, growth and development of the Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford area. Material includes the defunct municipality of Sumas government records, Ministry of the Environment records of the Sumas Reclamation Project, Clayburn Company records, and complete bound editions of the local newspaper, the A.S.M. News (1923-present) and the Abbotsford Post (1910-1924).

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 28 meters<br /> Inclusive Dates: 1860 to present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1900 to present

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

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, July 8, 2010.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

2313 Ware Street
Abbotsford, BC
CA V2S 3C6