Fonds F502 - United Church of Canada Board of Overseas Missions fonds

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United Church of Canada Board of Overseas Missions fonds

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CA ON00340 F502

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  • 1910-1965 (Creation)
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    United Church of Canada. Board of Overseas Missions

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18.3 m of textual records and other material

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Organized in 1926, the Board of Foreign Missions was the continuation of the Canada Congregational Foreign Mission Society, the Missionary Society of the Methodist Church (Canada), and the Board of Foreign Missions of the Presbyterian Church in Canada. It was renamed the Board of Overseas Missions in 1944. In 1962, its work was taken over by the newly constituted Board of World Mission.

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This material forms part of the General Council program of the United Church of Canada Archive.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of the following series: minutes and general correspondence of the Board Secretaries, 1925-1961; records relating to Angola, 1925-1961; records relating to British Guiana, 1925-1927; records relating to China, 1910-1965; records relating to Central India, 1925-1961; and records relating to Korea, 1924-1961.

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All researchers using these records must sign a "United Church of Canada Archives Research Agreement" (Form 26) since these records may include personal information on church staff, members, or clients.

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Includes: 897 photographs, 1 map, 8 architectural drawings.

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1983.007C

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1983.012C

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1983.017C

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1983.047C

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1983.008C

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1983.045C

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1983.046C

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1983.072C

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1983.047C

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1983.008C

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1983.042C

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1983.006C

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1986.431C

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1991.065C

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2013.092C

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2015.129C

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2017.004C

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2017.140C/TR

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2018.222C

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