Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

Identificatie

Bestandsidentificatie

daa/389

Geauthoriseerde naam

Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

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Aandere naamsvormen

Soort

  • Religie

Contact

 

Archivist

Soort

adres

Adres

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East

Locality

Melbourne

Region

Victoria

Landnaam

Postcode

3145

Telefoon

03 9571 5476

Fax

Aantekening

Beschrijving

Geschiedenis

Geografische en culturele context

Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid

Organisatie structuur

Records management and collecting policies

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.

Gebouwen

Bestanden

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.

Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties

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

Toegang

Openingstijden

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

Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen

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.

Toegankelijkheid

dienstverlening

onderzoeksdienstverlening

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

reproduktiedienstverlening

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.

Publiekruimten

Beheer

Identificatie van de beschrijving

Identificatiecode van de instelling

Toegepaste regels en/of conventies

Status

Niveau van detaillering

Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering

Revised 21 March 2018

Taal (talen)

Schrift(en)

Bronnen

Onderhoudsaantekeningen

Trefwoorden

Access Points

  • 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)
  • Clipboard

Eerste contactpersoon

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East
Melbourne, Victoria 3145