About BC Archives

Welcome to the BC Archives, located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The BC Archives is the archives of the Government of British Columbia and provides research access to records of enduring value to the province for both the provincial government and public researchers.

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Featured Archives Staff

Frederike Verspoor

Currently working on a guide to court records and courts in BC since the 1850s. Likes to track down obscure records and enjoys assisting people in their research. Favourite subject heading in Colonial Correspondence index ”Office supplies”.

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