Annapolis Valley History

We are the Esther Clark Wright Archives and Vaughan Memorial Library Special Collections.

We preserve the history of the Annapolis Valley. In collaboration with other local memory institutions, our historical collections keep alive the rich heritage of this region. Here you will find materials of individuals, families, businesses, and organizations located between Digby and Windsor.

Found in the Archives

  • letters
  • diaries
  • photographs
  • family papers
  • minutes
  • annual reports
  • wills
  • manuscripts
  • speeches
  • maps

Found in Special Collections

  • community histories
  • literary works
  • books
  • music scores
  • newspapers
  • music
  • poetry
  • pamphlets
  • official histories
  • magazines