Archives: Historical Resources

New Finding Aid website

Trent University Archives is currently in the midst of moving our finding aids to a new platform. During this time, we recommend that you conduct searches in both of our old and new interfaces to make sure you find all of the items relevant to your research.

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Trent University Archives is a regional repository for historical records related to the Trent Valley area. Counties include Peterborough, Victoria (City of Kawartha Lakes), Northumberland, Durham, Hastings, and Prince Edward. Personal, family and organizational documents are collected. These documents support teaching and research at Trent University.

For information about the holdings of historical resources see:

Subject Guides & Finding Aids for historical archival fonds/collections

Historical Isolated Manuscripts not in the Subject Guides or Finding Aids



Pamphlets: General and Camping


Fire Insurance Plans

Online Exhibits and Digitized Records

Genealogical Resources

Rare Books and Special Collections

Vertical Research Files

Archives Newsletters

Friends of the Bata Library Bulletin

Links to Other Archives and Resources