Category Archives: Archives in the News

Meet the Curator – Sonya Jones, The RMG

As we welcome the first full week of April with a spring in our step, we also celebrate Archives Awareness Week!  Once again this year, we begin our celebrations by introducing you to some of the amazing people, and their … Continue reading

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Archives Awareness Week

Once again this year, DRAAG is celebrating Archives Awareness Week.  Throughout the week of April 4th until the 8th we will be putting the spotlight on those who care for our documentary history throughout the Region and beyond!  Visit here … Continue reading

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World War I

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War. This war is a pivotal turning point in the history of warfare, as it saw the shift towards modern weapons and tactics. Many local archives contain … Continue reading

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Northumberland County Archives Celebrates First Year

On Saturday, April 6 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m., the Northumberland County Archives will host an Open House to celebrate its first anniversary and the Province-wide Archives Awareness Week.  The event will be held in the Archives rooms of the … Continue reading

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How Should the Great War be Remembered? Your Chance to Weigh In with Canada’s Leading Educators, Historians, Community Leaders

2014 marks the 100th Anniversary of the start of the First World War. It was the world’s first global conflict and it affected every level of society. Over 500 high school students from Victoria High School are remembered in the … Continue reading

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