Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

Zone d'identification

Identifiant

daa/389

Forme autorisée du nom

Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

Forme(s) parallèle(s) du nom

Autre(s) forme(s) du nom

Type

  • Religieux

Zone du contact

 

Archivist

Type

Adresse

Adresse physique

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East

Localité

Melbourne

Région

Victoria

Nom du pays

Code postal

3145

Téléphone

03 9571 5476

Fax

Note

Zone de description

Historique

Contexte géographique et culturel

Textes de référence

Structure administrative

Gestion des archives courantes et intermédiaires et politiques de collecte

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.

Bâtiments

Fonds

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.

Instruments de recherche, guides et publications

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

Zone de l'accès

Heures d'ouverture

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

Conditions d'accès et d'utilisation

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.

Accessibilité

Zone des services offerts

Services d'aide à la recherche

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

Services de reproduction

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.

Espaces publics

Zone du contrôle

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Identifiant du service d'archives

Règles et/ou conventions utilisées

Statut

Niveau de détail

Dates de production, de révision et de suppression

Revised 21 March 2018

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Points d'accès

  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Out of Home Care (Thematic area)
  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Presse-papier

Contact principal

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East
Melbourne, Victoria 3145