United Church of Canada Archives

Zone d'identification

Identifiant

ON00340

Forme autorisée du nom

United Church of Canada Archives

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom

Type

  • Religieux

Zone du contact

Type

Adresse

Adresse physique

40 Oak Street, Lower level

Localité

Toronto

Région

Ontario

Nom du pays

Canada

Code postal

M5A 2C6

Téléphone

416-231-7680 ext. 1101

Fax

Note

Zone de description

Historique

Contexte géographique et culturel

Textes de référence

Structure administrative

The United Church of Canada Archives in Toronto is made up of the General Council Archives, the highest legislative court and national organizing body of United Church, as well as the Central Ontario Conferences Archives which consists of five Conferences and the presbyteries and congregations within the region.

Local records are held across the country by the United Church Archives Network. Each archival facility operates independently and has unique holdings and finding aids. Please consult the Archives Directory available on our website for searching for records outside of the General Council or Central Ontario Conferences Archives' purview.

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte

Bâtiments

Fonds

The United Church of Canada Archives includes the General Council Archives and the Central Ontario Conferences Archives serving Bay of Quinte, Hamilton, London, Manitou, and Toronto Conferences.

Material types within our collections include textual records, photographs, audiovisual and architectural records.

Our collections include the following:
• archival records created by The United Church of Canada, including General Council records, Conference, presbytery, and pastoral charge records from all five Conferences
• archival records created by antecedent denominations, including Methodist, Presbyterian, Congregationalist, and Union entities, prior to church union in 1925
• archival records created by individuals or organizations affiliated with The United Church of Canada, including former staff, former Moderators and ministry personnel, overseas personnel, ecumenical and inter-church organizations
• library collections include monographs, serials, pamphlets, vertical files, and directories of ministers

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

Please note that our archival holdings are continuously expanded upon receipt of new materials and our finding aids may have since been updated. Contact us if you have any questions or would like a current copy of a finding aid.

Genealogical research guide:
https://www.unitedchurcharchives.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Research-Tool-26-Genealogy.pdf

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

Hours: Monday to Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Please contact us prior to your visit.

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

Accessibilité

The Archives is located within the Christian Resource Centre (CRC) building at 40 Oak St. Upon entry, take the stairs, located to the right, one floor down. Our door is further to the right.

The building is wheelchair accessible.

Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

Microfilm reader and book scanner available.

Services de reproduction

For a fee, we offer:
High quality digital reproductions of photographs
Photocopying of textual records

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

Identifiant de la description

Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Statut

Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Langue(s)

Écriture(s)

Sources

Notes relatives à la mise à jour de la notice

Mots-clés

Points d'accès

  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Généalogique (Thematic area)
  • Toronto (Geographic subregion)
  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

40 Oak Street, Lower level
Toronto, Ontario
CA M5A 2C6