Sointula Museum

Identity area

Identifier

SOI

Authorized form of name

Sointula Museum

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum

Contact area

 

Curator Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

P.O. Box 23

Locality

Sointula

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V0N 3E0

Telephone

250-973-6683

Fax

250-973-6683

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

The Sointula Museum is located on Malcolm Island and is affiliated with the Sointula Recreation Association. The museum acquires, preserves, and makes accessible artifacts, archival records, and historical reference material pertaining to the community of Sointula and area, and, in particular, relating to the history of Finnish immigrants and settlers on the island.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Sponsor: Sointula Recreation Association.

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The museum acquires, preserves and makes accessible archival records and historical reference material pertaining to the community of Sointula and area, and, in particular, relating to the history of Finnish immigrants and settlers on Malcolm Island. Holdings include records of early Finnish organizations on the island, as well as records of more recent community organizations.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: .5 metres<br /> Inclusive Dates: 1890 to present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1901-1972

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Winter: open by appointment. Summer: Daily, 11:00-12:00, 2:00-3:00 (and by appointment)

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

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Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised by BCANS Coordinator, March 22, 2011.

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Access points

Access Points

Primary contact

P.O. Box 23
Sointula, BC
CA V0N 3E0