The Mountain View Archives includes over 14
meters of textual documents and over 2000
photographs. Documents and photographs relate directly
to Olds and area, or were personal
documents/photographs of area residents.
The Archives are open to the public during regular
Museum hours or by appointment, research services are
regarding specific files, general information or to
book an appointment
- please contact our Archivist
View Archives offers assistance in research and research
services, including substantive research and archives
photograph duplication services.
The Archivist is on duty
Wed - Fri - 11am - 5pm
Thank you for your
interest in donating items to the Mountain View Museum.
The Museum acquires new items for its permanent
collection through the generosity of individual
donations and/or bequests. In assessing potential
donations, the Museum considers whether the items meet
the following criteria:
Acquired collections are used to
support the Museums research activities, educational
programs, and exhibitions.
relevant to the Museums mission;
strengthen existing collections;
-and can be given
If you are interested in
donating collections to the Museum, please contact our
staff before you bring your items to the Museum. Please do not drop
off or mail items without first contacting the Museum, we
want to make sure that your potential gift is properly
identified and cared for.