Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

Área de identidad

Identificador

daa/389

Forma autorizada del nombre

Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

Forma(s) paralela(s) de nombre

Otra(s) forma(s) de nombre

Tipo

  • Religioso

Área de contacto

 

Archivist

Tipo

Dirección

Dirección (calle)

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East

Localidad

Melbourne

Región

Victoria

Nombre del país

Código postal

3145

Teléfono

03 9571 5476

Fax

Correo electrónico

Notas

Área de descripción

Historia

Contexto geográfico y cultural

Mandatos/Fuentes de autoridad

Estructura administrativa

Administración de registros y políticas de recolección

Synod Archives Victoria is the repository for records of the Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod, and its antecedent denominations:
the Congregational Union of Australia,
the Methodist Church of Australasia and
some parts of the Presbyterian Church of Australia.

The collection is based around Wesleyan-Methodist/Methodist records, with additions since 1977 of Congregational and Presbyterian material, and a continuing collection of Uniting Church material.

Edificios

Fondos

The collection includes baptismal registers, parish histories, biographies and personal memorabilia, artefacts and liturgical items, as well as congregational and connexional records, church publications, minutes of Conference and records of missionary activity. The Archives also holds an extensive collection of photographs and church plans. Most collection materials are stored offsite.
Quantity: 1700 lineal metres of records; 40,000 photographs, maps and plans.

Instrumentos de descripción, guías y publicaciones

Ministerial indexes
Card indexes to photos, maps, plans
Card indexes (people, places, subjects) to "The Spectator" newspaper
Indexes of lay preachers and missionaries
Catalogue of artefacts and photographs (in progress), see https://victoriancollections.net.au/organisations/uniting-church-archives-synod-victoria#collection-records

Área de acceso

Horario de apertura

Open Thursdays 9am-4pm, Mondays and Fridays by appointment only.

Condiciones de acceso y requisitos

Researchers are advised to give one week's advance notice of a visit as most collection materials are stored offsite. Retrieval of offsite materials will incur a charge.

Accesibilidad

Área de servicios

Servicios para la investigación

General research assistance is available (charges may apply). Reference enquiries can be forwarded by mail or email.

Servicios de reproducción

Copying services for books, journals, original records to A3 size and newspapers available (charges apply). Researchers can use their own cameras/phones to photograph collection materials.

Áreas públicas

Área de control

Identificador de la descripción

Identificador de la institución

Reglas y/o convenciones usadas

Estado de elaboración

Nivel de detalle

Fechas de creación, revisión o eliminación

Revised 21 March 2018

Idioma(s)

Escritura(s)

Fuentes

Notas de mantención

Puntos de acceso

Puntos de acceso

  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Out of Home Care (Thematic area)
  • Religión (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Portapapeles

Contacto principal

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East
Melbourne, Victoria 3145