New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame

Identity area

Identifier

NBSHF

Authorized form of name

New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame

Parallel form(s) of name

  • Le Temple de la renommée sportive du Nouveau-Brunswick
  • Sports Hall of Fame
  • NBSHF

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Provincial/state

Contact area

 

Jamie Wolverton Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

503 Queen Street PO Box 6000

Locality

Fredericton

Region

New Brunswick

Country name

Canada

Postal code

E3B 5H1

Telephone

506-453-3747

Fax

Email

Note

Description area

History

The New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame Inc. was established in 1970. It is housed in the John Thurston Clark Memorial Building, 503 Queen Street, Fredericton, in an area known as the Historic Garrison District. The District was declared a National Historic Site in 1965. Constructed in 1881 as Fredericton's Post Office and Customs House, the Clark Building later served as the Public Library, and then as the National Exhibition Centre. Since 1996, the Sports Hall of Fame has occupied the entire building.

Geographical and cultural context

New Brunswick, sports heritage

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

The New Brunswick Sports Hall of Fame Inc. is housed in the John Thurston Clark Memorial Building, 503 Queen Street, Fredericton, in an area known as the Historic Garrison District. The District was declared a National Historic Site in 1965. Constructed in 1881 as Fredericton's Post Office and Customs House, the Clark Building later served as the Public Library, and then as the National Exhibition Centre. Since 1996, the Sports Hall of Fame has occupied the entire building.

Holdings

Searchable database of archival photographs (work in progress)
Estimated 5000 archival documents
Estimated 5000 artefacts

Finding aids, guides and publications

Virtual Collections Virtual Museums artefacts database (in house)
CHIN Community Memories
Photo Archives searchable database

Access area

Opening times

Open 8:30 to 4 pm Monday through Friday during the fall, winter and spring.
Open 8:30 to 5 pm Monday through Saturday during the summer tourist season.
Open Canada Day and New Brunswick Day.
Closed Labour Day.
Open by appointment by calling 506-453-4347

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

503 Queen Street
PO Box 6000
Fredericton, New Brunswick
CA E3B 5H1