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The photograph collection at Oak Bay Archives includes images of residential and commercial buildings, streetscapes, sports, recreation, churches, portraits and more. The collection dates from the 1880s to recent times.  Close to 1,000 images are now available to search online by keyword or subject heading.

Copies of digital images may be ordered.  For information please contact Caroline Duncan, Archivist, at

Reference photographs and images of heritage buildings from the Oak Bay Community Heritage Register 2004-2008 are available to view at the Archives.