frequently asked questions
How does one access the information from the Provincial Archives?
Some of the information below was gleaned from the NL&L Government webpage by Stephen Baker. Updated 2016 by webmaster
The Provincial Archives Division of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is responsible for
"Acquiring, preserving, organizing and making available records from both government and non-government sources. Developing a genealogical resource for the enhancement of the province's tourism potential. Creating an outreach unit to support the development of a consciousness of Newfoundland and Labrador's heritage including support for the development of heritage exhibits."
Please contact the Archives for further information and cost of research at: