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Archives in the News

William Kaye Lamb: A Eulogy
Eulogy delivered at memorial service, 31 August 1999, by Basil Stuart-Stubbs
(Reprinted with permission)

Appointments to the Positions of National Archivist and of National Librarian
Department of Canadian Heritage (Ottawa)
Press Release: July 5, 1999

Family Tree Buffs CAN FIND Information Faster and Cheaper
Information, Science and Technology Agency (B.C.)
Press Release: June 1999

BC Archives Open House
Information, Science and Technology Agency (B.C.)
Press Release: June 1999

Vancouver Archives Increases On-line Service
City of Vancouver Archives
Press Release: May 28, 1999

Year 2000 - Our Family Album -- Millennium Bureau of Canada Project
Hazelton Pioneer Museum and Archives
Press Release: April, 1999

Mel Smith donates papers to Trinity Western
Trinity Western University Library
Article (reprinted with permission) from B.C. Christian News: February, 1999

One million hits to B.C. Archives Time Machine web site
Information, Science and Technology Agency (B.C.)
Press Release: January 28, 1999

Ann and Roderick Haig-Brown's papers donated to the Archives at the Museum at Campbell River
Archives at the Museum at Campbell River
Article (reprinted with permission) from Musings (Museum at Campbell River newsletter) Fall 1998

New provincial archivist appointed
Information, Science and Technology Agency (B.C.)
Press Release: October 28, 1998

B.C. archivists meet in Oliver, praise local facility's progress
Oliver and District Heritage Society Archives
Article (reprinted with permission) from the Oliver Chronicle: October 28, 1998

B.C. Archives launches new web site
Information, Science and Technology Agency (B.C.)
Press Release: October 9, 1998

Archives database and photographs on the Internet
City of Richmond Archives
Article (reprinted with permission) from Archives News (City of Richmond): Vol. 4 No. 1 (Fall 1998)


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"Archives in the News" is designed to provide archival institutions in British Columbia with a means to mount feature stories and articles published in local newspapers, journals, or other media sources which publicize their activities and programs. Press releases issued by archival institutions and general articles relating to the archival community in British Columbia will also be posted on this site.

Articles/stories may be submitted, preferably by either fax or e-mail, to either:

Bill Purver
(fax: (604) 876-9850 / e-mail: bpurver@aabc.bc.ca),
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Last updated: 1 September 1999

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