Salt Spring Island Archives

Identity area

Identifier

SSI

Authorized form of name

Salt Spring Island Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Salt Spring Island Historical Society Archives

Type

  • Historical Society

Contact area

Type

Address

Street address

129 McPhillips Ave.

Locality

Salt Spring Island

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V8K 2T6

Telephone

250-537-5021

Fax

Email

Note

Located in the Salt Spring Public Library

Type

Mailing Address

Address

Street address

Box 256 Ganges PO

Locality

Salt Spring Island

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V8K 2V9

Telephone

Fax

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Holdings relate to the history of Salt Spring Island and include documents, photographs, oral history tapes, newspapers, clipping files, maps, books and other publications.

Buildings

The Salt Spring Archives are housed in the Salt Spring Public Library.

Holdings

Inclusive Dates: 1859 to present

Finding aids, guides and publications

<a target="newpage" href="http://saltspringarchives.com">Website</a> includes photo galleries of historical images of Salt Spring Island along with information about the staff and the history of the Archives of the Salt Spring Island Historical Society.

Access area

Opening times

Monday, 1 pm-3 pm.
Wednesday, 10 am-1pm
Thursday, 10 am-1pm

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 20, 2011.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

129 McPhillips Ave.
Salt Spring Island, BC
CA V8K 2T6