Online Resources

Squamish History Archives

The Squamish Public Library manages a digital collection of hundreds of historical photographs, newspapers (1948-2001), and audio recordings.

Squamish Digital History – Special Collections

This group of collections, managed by the Squamish Public Library, includes items from the Howe Sounds Drama Club, Mt. Sedgwick Register and the Squamish Chamber of Commerce, Board of Trade, 1924-1994.

Curated Lists

Squamish Nation Legends and Stories

First and second-hand accounts of legends and stories of the Squamish Nation, including the Creation Story of the Squamish People, the meanings of many Squamish place-names, the stories and importance behind traditional foods, and conversations and stories from Squamish Chiefs and other community members.

Squamish Nation Resources

Resources, history, and interviews related to the Squamish Nation and its members, customs, traditions, and history.

Squamish and Settler History

History of colonization of Squamish by Europeans, early Squamish settlers and their lives, and the various people groups which came to Squamish after initial European contact.

External Local History Sites