The Digital Archives is an online database that contains archival descriptions from the holdings of the Beaton Institute.
Notice that there are places in Cape Breton here at http://beatoninstitute.com/places that you can search, as well, as people and organizations at http://beatoninstitute.com/actor/browse, and there is full archival descriptions at http://beatoninstitute.com/informationobject/browse
The website is at http://www.cbu.ca/beaton/archway#.VTEq3HnD-aU
Check the Canadian Week in Review every Monday morning for the latest in Genealogy, Heritage, and History news in Canada.
If you missed this week’s edition, it is at http://genealogycanada.blogspot.com/2015/04/canadian-week-in-review-13-april-2015_13.html
It’s the ONLY news blog of its kind in Canada!
It has been a regular post every Monday morning since April 23, 2012.