The Archives preserve the Michener legacy as well as document the history and culture of Lacombe and Central Alberta. With over 30,000 records, our Archives represent a broad sample of records directly related to the history of the communities within the Lacombe area.
With documents, photographs, and newspapers significant to the Lacombe region and our history – the Archives are broken into the following categories:

Roland Michener Archives

The Roland Michener Archives preserve the Michener legacy, as well as records pertaining to the Michener House.

Photograph & Negative Archives

The Photograph & Negative Archives include the Ben Cameron Studio Fonds, Scales Studio Fonds, Lacombe Globe Fonds, City of Lacombe Fonds and many private donor fonds.

Newspaper Archives

The Newspaper Archives include the Advertiser & Central Alberta News, the Lacombe Globe and the Western Globe.

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