The Archives of Samoa is featured in “News from Brisbane” this week. Since its inception under the Ministry of Education, Sports & Culture in 1996, the Archives has made tremendous strides safeguarding materials belonging to the government, especially those that were abandoned in some old government premises, such as the old prison building and Court House.
At the Pacific Regional Branch International Council on Archives (PARBICA) meeting last year in Samoa, we were fortunate to hear about the digitization project of the German Colonial (1900-1914) records. This is a significant time period in Samoa, and I see that they have mentioned it in their update.
Click here to read the Archives’ entire update.
Samoa homes at the beach