Burlington Historical Society

Identity area

Identifier

ON00034

Authorized form of name

Burlington Historical Society

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Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Historical Society

Contact area

Type

Address

Street address

PO Box 93164

Locality

Burlington

Region

Ontario

Country name

Canada

Postal code

L7M 4A3

Telephone

905-637-7266

Fax

Note

 

Lee Sanderson Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

8 Elm Street

Locality

Burlington

Region

Ontario

Country name

Canada

Postal code

Telephone

1-888-765-1234

Fax

Note

Monday - Wednesday

Description area

History

The Burlington Historical Society was founded in October 1960 and is an affiliated member of the Ontario Historical Society, the Archvies Association of Ontario and Knowledge Ontario/Our Ontario.

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Our Archives consist of photographs and documents relating to Burlington's past, carefully conserved and maintained. These records are available to researchers and the general public who are seeking information on local history. The Society always welcomes donations of Burlington-related materials to add to our collection.

Finding aids, guides and publications

The Society publishes books and other materials related to Burlington's history as well as a monthly newsletter, the Gazette. Other projects are undertaken from time to time such as presentations to other groups and walking tours of historic parts of Burlington. The Society also provides plaques for Burlington buildings that are more than 100 years old.

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Research services

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Access points

Access Points

  • Geography (Thematic area)
  • Populations (Thematic area)
  • Family / Domestic Life (Thematic area)
  • Agriculture (Thematic area)
  • Southern Ontario (Geographic subregion)

Primary contact

8 Elm Street
Burlington, Ontario
CA