Edson Public Library and Archives

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EDSON

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Edson Public Library and Archives

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Denise Swelin

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Address

Street address

4726 8th Avenue, Edson, AB, T7E 1S8

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Phone: (780) 723-6691

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Fax: (780) 723-9728

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History

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Total Volume: 40 meters<BR>Inclusive Dates: 1858 - 1994<BR>Predominant Dates: 1908 - 1970<br><br>The Edson Archives houses a variety of material pertaining to the Town of Edson and surrounding area. This material is made up of photographs, documents, diaries, maps, newspapers, etc. Included are Municipal records and a large collection of Coal Branch photos and information. In general terms the boundaries of the area covered are as follows: east to Wildwood, west to Medicine Lodge, north to Shining Bank and south to Mountain Park. The archivist or librarian may receive donated materials provided there are no restrictions placed on it by the donor.

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Opening times

Mondays Fridays, 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Appointment recommended but not required.)

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Primary contact

4726 8th Avenue, Edson, AB, T7E 1S8