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Public Archives and Records Office, PEI
The Public Archives and Records Office of Prince Edward Island (PARO) acquires, preserves, and makes available for public research the records of the provincial government and private-sector papers and records deemed to be of lasting historical value. The holdings consist of textual records, photographs, maps, architectural drawings, film, videotape, and sound recordings. The archives houses a large collection of genealogical materials comprised of primary source documents and complementary finding aids and indexes. The Web site is uni-lingual English. It briefly describes the extent and content of the major genealogical sources. It also has a research guide for tracing your family tree in Prince Edward Island and referrals to other island institutions. Inquiries can be sent by e-mail, fax or telephone. The archives does not participate in any interlibrary loan service.
Prince Edward Island
PO Box 1000, CHARLOTTETOWN, PE C1A 7M4