Diocese of Kamloops Archives

Identity area

Identifier

RDK

Authorized form of name

Diocese of Kamloops Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Roman Catholic Diocese of Kamloops Archives

Type

  • Religious Organization

Contact area

 

Mrs. Mary Howard, Archivist Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

635A Tranquille Road

Locality

Kamloops

Region

BC

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V2B 3H5

Telephone

250-376-3351

Fax

250-376-3363

Email

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Kamloops covers 60,000 square miles. It comprises the interior of British Columbia from Lytton in the South to Quesnel in the north as well as towns up to Valemount from Lillooet in the west to Sicamous, Salmon Arm, Vernon, Lumby in the east and interior towns. The holdings consist of administrative records and correspondence of four bishops and clergy including ordination records registers of baptism, marriage and confirmation minutes of executive, finance, parochial, school and other autonomous committees, diocesan newspapers, over 600 photographs, newspaper clippings, Chinook and Wa Wa publications of Rev. Jean Marie LeJeune, O.M.I., maps, scrapbooks, a small library of relevant historical and published material, audio-visual tapes and slides, and a few artifacts.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 90 linear feet<br /> Inclusive Dates: 1896-1995

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM-12:00 NOON. Closed statutory holidays.

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, Nov 29, 2010.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

635A Tranquille Road
Kamloops, BC
CA V2B 3H5