Paul Washington

Government Records Archivist

Paul started at BC Archives in 2012, working with the archival records of numerous historic industries, private companies and B.C. political figures. In 2017 he joined the Government Records team, and is responsible for arranging and describing the records of BC government ministries, boards, commissions and crown corporations. Paul has past experience as a journalist and school teacher, and has worked in local community archives and university archives.



Master of Archival Studies, University of British Columbia, 2009

Master of Library and Information Studies, University of British Columbia, 2004

Bachelor of Education, University of Toronto, 1989

Master of Arts, History (Canadian), University of Toronto, 1982

Bachelor of Arts, History, University of British Columbia, 1977

Areas of Interest

Government records

Political and social history of British Columbia

Archival arrangement and description

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