City of Halifax Heritage Advisory Committee records, 1981-1996 (series 102-88)
Series consists of records created and accumulated by the Heritage Advisory Committee and its subcommittees, including textual records, architectural drawings, and photographs.
- Heritage properties inventories and research, 1981-1996 (sub-series 102-88C). Sub-series consists of inventories of designated historic properties within the City of Halifax. Sub-series also contains records related to research and hearings concerning the designation of heritage properties.
- Province of Nova Scotia Heritage Inventory Site Forms, 1986 (sub-series 102-88D). Sub-series consists of inventory forms for designated heritage properties. Forms include description and history of the property, descriptions of notable architectural details, history of ownership, historical commentary, and often a photograph of the property.
City of Dartmouth Cultural and Heritage Advisory Committee records, 1981-1996 (series 102-14)
Sub-series consists of the minutes of the City of Dartmouth Cultural and Heritage Advisory Committee, and photographs of heritage properties, both registered and unregistered.
Halifax County Heritage Advisory Committee minutes, 1982 1994, (sub-series 312-114-1)
Consists of an incomplete set of minutes and submissions from meetings of the Heritage Advisory Committee. Also includes a registered heritage property plaque issued by the Municipality of Halifax County.
Town of Bedford Heritage Advisory Committee records, 1982-1992 (series 103-5)
Series consists of the minutes, correspondence, and property records of the Town of Bedford Heritage Advisory Committee. Also includes photographs of special events, such as heritage designation ceremonies, and historical buildings in the Bedford area.
City of Halifax Landmarks Commission records, 1964-1980 (series 102-108)
The Halifax Landmarks Commission was responsible for reviewing city development plans and their impact on historic sites and landmarks. Consists of minutes (1970-1979), correspondence, reports, and case files. Records often have detailed information on specific heritage buildings or streetscapes.
City of Halifax Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings records, 1965-1976 (series 102-80)
The Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings (also known as the Interim Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings and the Civic Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings) was formed in 1965. The committee’s function was to indicate which buildings within the redevelopment area of Upper Water Street between George and Buckingham Streets might be worthy of restoration; to recommend how such restorations might be financed; and indicate how the buildings might be used once restored. Series consists of primarily the meeting minutes, some reports and pieces of correspondence of the Advisory Committee on the Preservation of Historic Buildings. Also includes some minutes of the Coordinating Committee for the Waterfront Historic Buildings and the Historical Co-ordinating Committee - Feasibility Study - Brunswick Street. Series also includes meeting minutes of the advisory committee's successor body, the Halifax Landmarks Commission.
Lou Collins fonds, 1879-2006 (CR30)
Local historian Lou Collins collected research and records on many historic sites and buildings in Halifax for general interest, academic work, and his advocacy for the preservation of local built heritage. Collins was also Civic Historian for the City of Halifax, and a member of both the Landmarks Commission and the Heritage Advisory Committee.
Brian Cuthbertson research material, [19--]-2008 (CR48)
Fonds consists of a collection of sole- and co-authored reports done by Brian Cuthbertson about Halifax and Dartmouth heritage primarily for Halifax Regional Municipality. Files include final reports and associated research materials - including textual records, publications, correspondence, graphic records and audio recordings.
Several of Cuthbertson’s final reports can be found in the Municipal Archives’ Reference Collection.