Waitaki District Archive Collections
The archive holds the following significant Collections:
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We are the Archives of the Waitaki District Council and earlier local authorities in North Otago. Councils amalgamated in 1989 to form the Waitaki District Council.
The Archive houses a fantastic collection of historical and soon-to-be historical newspapers. This comprehensive collection covers North Otago's day-to-day history from the 1870s to the present.
The Archive has a large collection of maps and plans from around Waitaki available to view.
The Archive has amazing collections of individual photographs and photograph albums showing people, places and things around Waitaki from the early days to the present.
Business records form an important part of North Otago's heritage. The archive is fortunate to have records for the following local businesses: