City Archives Closed for Renovation
31 May

City Archives Closed for Renovation

The Archives office will be closed to the public from Friday, June 7 to Wednesday, June 26 for renovations.  Staff will still be available to provide reference services during this time by email

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Burnaby Village Museum honours Chinese Canadian history
14 May

Burnaby Village Museum honours Chinese Canadian history

The Burnaby Village Museum’s summer season brings Across the Pacific, a new exhibit exploring the history and legacy of Chinese-Canadians in Burnaby since the late 1800s. In creating this exhibit, the…

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Even More High Resolution Photos Now Available
09 Apr

Even More High Resolution Photos Now Available

The City Archives has completed the next phase of its project to provide high resolution JPEGs (access copies) online for photographs without privacy or copyright restrictions. As part of this phase, …

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Notes on Nature by Fanny Waplington
02 Apr

Notes on Nature by Fanny Waplington

"Notes on Nature" by Fanny Waplington, [ca.1925] Burnaby Village Museum BV991.23.1

Hand illustrated informational journal created by Fanny Waplington during her elementary school years at Douglas Sch…

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