Secwepemc Cultural Education Society Archives

Identity area

Identifier

SEC

Authorized form of name

Secwepemc Cultural Education Society Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Museum
  • First Nations
  • Educational Organization

Contact area

 

Daniel Saul, Museum Manager

Type

Address

Street address

355 Yellowhead Highway

Locality

Kamloops

Region

BC

Country name

Postal code

Telephone

Fax

250-372-8833

Email

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The holdings consist of documents, photographs, maps and oral history recordings relating to the history and culture of the Shuswap Indian People. Documents include Kamloops Indian Residential School records and architectural drawings, Native newspapers, band newsletters, publications by Father J.M. LeJeune, and tribal council files. Photograph subjects include the Kamloops Indian Residential School, traditional lifestyles, early reserve photographs and family portraits, the 1901 Passion Play at Kamloops, and contemporary Native organizations. The diverse map collection, depicting Shuswap lands and reserves, includes government survey maps, historical maps, and maps produced during recent research into the language, history and culture of the Shuswap People. Archival holdings also include oral history tapes.

Buildings

Holdings

Inclusive Dates: 1827 to present<br /> Predominant Dates: 1900 to present

Finding aids, guides and publications

<a target=newpage href="http://www.secwepemc.org/museum/archives">Website</a> provides contact and holdings information for the Secwepemc Archives at the Secwepemc Museum and Heritage Park.

Access area

Opening times

Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-4:30 pm (Appointment necessary.)

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 21, 2011.

Language(s)

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Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

355 Yellowhead Highway
Kamloops, BC