Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
The Provincial Archives of New Brunswick collects, preserves, and makes available for research, documents and records bearing upon the history of New Brunswick.
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The Corporate Information Management Unit of the Provincial Archives provides advice and assistance in records and information management to all government departments, agencies, corporations and commissions. Under provincial legislation, records management policies and procedures apply to all records, in any form, which are created or received in the administration of public business.
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What's New
January 11, 2018
* New Brunswick Great War Project
56,285 newspaper articles along with the associated digital images have been added for the following newspapers:
  • The Campbellton Graphic, Campbellton
  • The Daily Telegraph and Sun, Saint John
  • Daily Times, Moncton
  • Tribune, Campbellton

December 21, 2017
* New Genealogy Guides!
The County Genealogical Guides have been revised with updated information on sources at the Provincial Archives. The guides, one for each of the fifteen counties, provide descriptions of records that are the most helpful for researching family history. These sources identify records that can be used online or through interlibrary loan, as well as records that are only available by visiting the Archives.

August 17, 2017
* County Council Marriage Records
A surrogate for pre-Vital Statistics marriages (1798-1887) for Sunbury County has been added to the County Council Marriage Records section of the website. There are 1,324 records in total, and those drawn from the County Council records are accompanied by a digital copy of the original.

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