Northern Saskatchewan Archives

Identity area

Identifier

SCNNSA

Authorized form of name

Northern Saskatchewan Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

  • Pahkisimon Nuye?áh Library System

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Library
  • Community
  • Government - Provincial

Contact area

 

Graham Guest, Archival Historian

Type

Address

Street address

Pahkisimon Nuye?ah Library System
118 Avro Place

Locality

La Ronge

Region

Saskatchewan

Country name

Canada

Postal code

S0J 1L0

Telephone

1 (306) 425-4525; 1 (306) 425-6646

Fax

1 (306) 425-4572

Note

Type

Postal Address

Address

Street address

Bag Service 6600

Locality

Region

Country name

Postal code

Telephone

Fax

Email

URL

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

The mandate of the Archives is to provide a safe home for visual and print materials relating to northern Saskatchewan, to undertake the care and preservation of these materials,and to make them available to researchers and interested members of the public.

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Department of Northern Saskatchewan collection from the 1970s, Saskatchewan Education, Northern Division materials (1980s-1990s), Aboriginal and Northern periodicals and newspapers, John Finch aviation materials, Elders Gatherings and Cultural Camps, Environmental Impact Reports, La Ronge Historical Society research files, Robert Tanner Island Falls 1950s materials, Gordon Koshinsky fisheries studies and reports, Mel Jamieson trapping photographs, Don Neilson 4H photographs, Lorne Terry's 1950s conservation officer materials, and teaching memorabilia from Julie Nagy and Jody Hanson.

Extent: Over 100,000 items, including about 90,000 photographs, 2,000 audio and video tapes, and 10,000 print materials

Inclusive dates: 1950s-present

Finding aids, guides and publications

A 'Directory of Accessions, Collections, and Materials' is available at the Archives.

Access area

Opening times

Monday-Friday, 8:00-12:00 and 13:00-17:00. The Archives is staffed by the Archival Historian on a part-time basis.

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

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Aboriginal Peoples (Thematic area)
  • Local and Regional History (Thematic area)
  • Northern Saskatchewan (Geographic subregion)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Pahkisimon Nuye?ah Library System 118 Avro Place
La Ronge, Saskatchewan
CA S0J 1L0