Nanaimo Community Archives

Identity area

Identifier

NCAI

Authorized form of name

Nanaimo Community Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Historical Society;Government

Contact area

 

Christine Meutzner Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

150 Commercial Street

Locality

Nanaimo

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V9R 5G6

Telephone

250-753-4462

Fax

250-753-4462

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The archives acquires records that document the social, political, economic and geographic development of Nanaimo and surrounding areas. Holdings include documents, photographs, maps, memorabilia and other materials from the public and private sectors including the municipal government, community and service organizations, families and individuals. Records date from 1852 to the present with materials from 1874, the year of city incorporation, to 1952 predominating.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 67 metres<br /> Inclusive Dates: 1852-Present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1874-1952

Finding aids, guides and publications

<a target=newpage href="http://www.nanaimoarchives.ca">Website</a> provides information about the mandate, activities and holdings of the Nanaimo Community Archives. Features include the ability to search general descriptions of its archival holdings and <a target=newpage href="http://www.nanaimoarchives.ca/nanaimoarchives3_006.html">view select inventories</a>.

Access area

Opening times

Wednesday to Friday, 9 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 5 pm.
Saturday, 9 am to 1 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

Revised

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised September 2009.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator, Feb 17, 2011.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

150 Commercial Street
Nanaimo, BC
CA V9R 5G6