Authorized form of name
Hinton Municipal Library & Archives
Parallel form(s) of name
Other form(s) of name
803 Switzer Drive; Hinton, Alberta; T7V 1V1
The mandate of the Hinton Coal Branch Archives, as part of the Hinton Municipal Library, is to acquire and preserve records of historical and cultural value to the Town of Hinton and surrounding community, and to make such records available to the public.
Geographical and cultural context
Mandates/Sources of authority
Records management and collecting policies
Archival holdings consist of textual records, photographs, journals, maps and moving images. Our Research Library includes local history books, newspapers on microfilm, and clipping files.
Finding aids, guides and publications
Sunday 12 - 4pm; Monday 4-8 pm; Tuesday 12 - 4 pm; Closure may occur due to staff holidays or unforeseen circumstances. Researchers from out of town are advised to call ahead.