Welcome!

The Franciscan Archives of western Canada preserves and provides access to the documentary and intellectual heritage of the Franciscan Holy Spirit Province Saint-Esprit of Canada. The Archives contains records from western Canada, including British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba.

Records are made available to members of the Order and to researchers at the discretion of the Provincial. Please note access to materials in the Archives may be subject to restrictions.

The Archives is currently in the process of updating and expanding this online database.

For research requests or for more information, please contact the archivist at ofm.archives@gmail.com