Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

Zona de identificação

Identificador

daa/389

Forma autorizada do nome

Uniting Church in Australia, Victorian Synod Archives, Melbourne

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Tipo

  • Religioso

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Archivist

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Endereço

Endereço

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East

Localidade

Melbourne

Região

Victoria

Nome do país

Código Postal

3145

Telefone

03 9571 5476

Fax

Nota

área de descrição

história

contexto cultural e geográfico

Mandatos/Fontes de autoridade

estrutura administrativa

Políticas de gestão e entrada de documentos

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.

Prédios

Acervos documentais

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 pesquisa, guias e publicações

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 acesso

horário de funcionamento

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

Condição de acesso e uso

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.

Acessibilidade

área de serviços

serviços de pesquisa

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

serviços de reprodução

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

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Regras ou convenções utilizadas

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Nível de detalhe

Datas de criação, revisão ou eliminação

Revised 21 March 2018

Línguas e escritas

Script(s)

Fontes

Notas de manutenção

Pontos de acesso

Pontos de acesso

  • Built Environment (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Local Studies (Thematic area)
  • Out of Home Care (Thematic area)
  • Religião (Thematic area)
  • Social Organisations and Activities (Thematic area)
  • Área de transferência

Contacto principal

54 Serrell Street, Malvern East
Melbourne, Victoria 3145