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County of Oxford Archives

Created in January 2000, the County of Oxford Archives is the official repository for the municipal Corporation of the County of Oxford.

Photo: inside the Oxford County Archives, Beachville Ontario Canada

The County of Oxford Archives

  • acquires
  • preserves
  • makes accessible inactive public records created by, for, and about Oxford County.

These records include

  • administrative
  • legal
  • fiscal
  • historical records of the County of Oxford 1850 to the present, and its predecessor, the District of Brock, 1842 to 1849.
Archives Staff facilitate and monitor public access to the archival information as prescribed by the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 1990.

The County of Oxford Archives also endeavors to increase public awareness of the rich cultural heritage of Oxford County through the implementation of a comprehensive outreach program, including

  • presentations
  • displays
  • education programs

The County of Oxford Archives staff consists of:

  • Mary Gladwin (Archivist)
  • Liz Mayville (Assistant Archivist)

who report to the Director of Corporate Services, for the Municipal Corporation of the County of Oxford.

 

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