Red Deer and District Archives

Zone d'identification



Forme autorisée du nom

Red Deer and District Archives

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

  • Red Deer Archives

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom


  • Municipal
  • Communautaire

Zone du contact


Reference Desk



Adresse physique

Mailing address: P.O. Box 5008, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 3T4; Street Address: 4525 47A Avenue, Red Deer



Nom du pays

Code postal


Phone: 403-309-8403


Fax: 403-340-8728



Zone de description


The Red Deer & District Archives section of the City of Red Deer acquires, preserves and makes available to the public both municipal and community records. The Archives is the official repository of City records of enduring historical value. The Archives also acquires records from numerous clubs, organizations, churches, businesses, individuals and families.

Contexte géographique et culturel

Textes de référence

Structure administrative

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte



Total Volume: 1000 metres. Inclusive Dates: 1776 - current. Predominant Dates: 1900 - current. The Red Deer and District Archives was established in March 1964 by the City of Red Deer. Its collections relate primarily to the City of Red Deer and its immediate vicinity in Central Alberta. The Archives also holds records for several other public bodies and institutions, as well as numerous organizations, associations, churches, cemeteries, businesses, unions, cooperatives, lodges and clubs. The Red Deer and District Archives has placed a strong emphasis on genealogical information and research. It maintains an extensive set of biographical files on local families and residents. Space is also provided for the branch library of the Alberta Genealogical Society.

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Closed weekends and holidays.

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

In response to COVID-19, access is available through email and telephone only at this time. Not all requests will be able to be fulfilled.


Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

Services de reproduction

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées


Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression




Notes relatives à la mise à jour de la notice


Points d'accès

  • Agriculture (Thematic area)
  • Arts et culture (Thematic area)
  • Éducation (Thematic area)
  • Environnement (Thematic area)
  • Vie privée (Thematic area)
  • Généalogique (Thematic area)
  • Industries, fabrication, et commerce (Thematic area)
  • Médecine et santé (Thematic area)
  • Forces armées (Thematic area)
  • Travail (Thematic area)
  • Richesses naturelles (Thematic area)
  • Politique et gouvernement (Thematic area)
  • Loisirs et sports (Thematic area)
  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

Mailing address: P.O. Box 5008, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 3T4; Street Address: 4525 47A Avenue, Red Deer