Celebrating Archives Awareness Week!

Did you know? In addition to historic documents, photographs, maps and government records, the City of Vaughan Archives also has many objects in its holdings. The archives is home to a unique collection of artifacts and other items from as far back as 1852, and includes things like tools, posters, artwork, board games and various […]

Archives Series: Preservation and Security in the Archives

We’re doing a mini-series that offers a glimpse into how the City of Vaughan preserves its history.  The main role of the City Archives is to manage government records with long-term business value. The City Archives also collects, preserves and makes available for research permanently valuable non-government records from the Vaughan community that document the […]

Archives Series: Researching the History of a Property

We’re doing a mini-series that offers a glimpse into how the City of Vaughan preserves its history. The main role of the City Archives is to manage government records with long-term business value. The City Archives also collects, preserves and makes available for research permanently valuable non-government records from the Vaughan community that document the […]