Fonds NP 2 - Herbert Herald collection

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Herbert Herald collection

General material designation

  • Microform
  • Textual record

Parallel title

Description type

Newspaper Collection

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

Level of description


Reference code

NP 2

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area


  • 1930-04-03 to 1989-07-05 (Creation)
    Unless specified otherwise, the dates of creation for records on microfilm represent the date the original records were created, not the date the records were microfilmed.

Physical description area

Physical description

24 microfilm reels of textual records; 35 mm

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Custodial history

Scope and content

This collection consists of microfilmed issues for Herbert Herald from April 3, 1930 to July 5, 1989 (volume 79, number 26).

Continued by: The Herald (Herbert, Sask.), 1989.

Published separate page: Morse Messenger, 1953-07-02 to 1983 or after.

Notes area

Physical condition

Records are in good physical condition.

Immediate source of acquisition


Chronological order maintained by archivist.
Some records microfilmed with: The Herald (Herbert, Sask.).
Some records microfilmed with: Aneroid News Magnet (Aneroid, Sask. : 1946); Assiniboia Times; Balcarres Free Lance; Bengough Star (Gravelbourg, Sask.); Birch Hills Gazette; Broadview Express; Banner (Bruno, Sask.); Canora Courier; Canwood Times; Carlyle Observer; Carrot River Observer; Craik Weekly News; Davidson Leader; Delisle Advocate; Eatonia Enterprise; Esterhazy News-Observer; Estevan Mercury; Fort Qu'Appelle Times; Gainsborough Post; Glaslyn Chronicle; Grenfell Sun; Gull Lake Advance; Humboldt Journal; Imperial Review; Independent (Biggar, Sask.); Indian Head News; Kindersley Clarion; Kinistino Post; Kipling Citizen; Langenburg Journal; Lashburn Comet; Moose Mountain Star-Standard; The Review (Elrose, Sask.); Weekly Climax; Western Review (Foam Lake, Sask.).

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

  • Latin

Location of originals

Office: Regina - Hillsdale

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Records are open for research use.

Interloan: Some records from this collection are on microfilm and may be available for inter-institutional loan. Please consult the reference archivist.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Use, publication, and/or reproduction of records are subject to terms and conditions of the Copyright Act.

To consult the records, visit or contact the Regina office.
For purposes of retrieval, microfilm containing records belonging to multiple collections, may be requested excluding the parent reference code found in parentheses of the file/item reference code.

Finding aids

Collection, file, and file part descriptions.

Associated materials

Related materials


No further accruals are expected.

General note

Location for retrieval: Regina - Hillsdale

General note

Morse Messenger was issued as a special page in the Herbert Herald.


Archives staff microfilmed the records in this collection and the originals were destroyed.
Conservation practices in place at the time of processing were applied to the records.

Alpha-numeric designations

Microfilm: Micro. R-1.214/1 to Micro. R-1.214/22; Micro. R-1.214/23 (NP 2); Micro. R-1.663/1 (NP 2)
Textual records: R-N 117

Volume and issue numbering continued by: The Herald (Herbert, Sask.) [ended with v. 79, no. 26].

Physical description

Records comprising less than one reel of microfilm have an extent expressed as 1 reel.

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

ISSN: 1197-9909 (print)

Access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

NP 2

Institution identifier

Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan

Rules or conventions

Saskatchewan Archives. Archival Description Manual 2004.



Level of detail


Language of description

  • English

Script of description

  • Latin


Finding aids: GR 148, GS 83, GS 85.
Historical Directory of Saskatchewan Newspapers, 1878-1983.

Accession area