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Chinese-Canadian Artifacts Project

Are you interested in researching British Columbia’s Chinese-Canadian history? If so, there is a great new tool that brings together Chinese-Canadian collections held by 16 museums and archives from around the province. The database was populated by partner institutions, is hosted by the University of Victoria and supported by the BC Museums Association. Visit the CCAP database.

Partner institutions include:

  • Barkerville Gold Rush Town
  • CFB Eaquimalt Naval and Miltary Museum
  • Chilliwack Museum and Archives
  • Cowichan Valley Museum and Archives
  • Township of Esqimalt Municipal Archives
  • Kaatza Station Museum and Archives
  • Cumberland Museum and Archives
  • Kelowna Museums
  • Nanaimo Museum
  • New Westminster Museums
  • Lytton Museum and Archives
  • Revelstoke Museum and Archives
  • Sidney Museum and Archives
  • Touchstones Nelson
  • Yale Historic Site
  • University of Victoria