Archive for March, 2010

Information Session

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

The Pontiac Archives invited all the Mayors and their councillors of Pontiac County Municipalities to an “Information Session” on Friday,   May 7, 2010, from 9:30 am – 11:30 am. 


The Pontiac Archives will welcome visitors from all municipalities on Saturday morning, May 8, 2010, from 9:30 am – 11:30 am.  This information session will provide an opportunity for the public to come in and see the volumes of material available for researching.

Pontiac Archives books donation

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010

New donations to the Pontiac Archives library in January – 2010

 Geneviève Drapeau-O’Brien, chairperson of  The Municipality of Allumette Island Tourism Committee donated 4 genealogical books to our Archives this January. Melanie O’Brien, who works at the Shawville Hospital, delivered them to us. They are:

 1. Les descendants des familles de L’Ile –aux Allumettes

         – Family descendants of L L’Isle –aux Allumettes   – 2009

2.  History and Development of a Transportation System on and around

   Allumette and Morrison Islands – 2006

 3. Municipality of L’Isle-aux Allumettes. History of Demers Centre

   and Desjardinsville   2009

 4. Municipalité de L’isle- aux Allumettes

  L’histoire de St. Joseph History  2007

 The Pontiac Archives is grateful for the donation from:

Municipality of Allumette Island Tourism Committee

75 rue Notre Dame, L’Isle-aux- Allumette, QC J0X 1M0

Telephone 819 689 2266