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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The Learning Portal has a pathway dedicated to Hannah Maynard and her work here: https://t.co/tLeqpPfapF
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When you think of early photography in BC, would you automatically think of multiple exposures and photo editing? I… https://t.co/STZMjVtMuo
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Hannah and her husband Richard operated a photography studio in Victoria starting in the 1860s up until 1912 and pr… https://t.co/7R7tj9qgCl
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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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