Fonds F503 - United Church of Canada Board of World Mission fonds

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United Church of Canada Board of World Mission fonds

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  • Textual record

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CA ON00340 F503

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  • 1880-1976, predominant 1962-1971 (Creation)
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    United Church of Canada. Board of World Mission

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40 m of textual records and other material.

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(1962-1972)

Administrative history

The Board of World Mission was established by General Council in 1960 and became operational 1 January, 1962; the Board brought together the Board of Overseas Missions and the Overseas Missions Committee of the Woman's Missionary Society, thereby becoming the sole authority for mission work outside of Canada and Bermuda. The Board was superseded in 1972 by the Division of World Outreach.

Custodial history

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

Scope and content

Fonds consists of the following series: administrative records, 1962-1971; records relating to finance and administration, 1910-1969; records, including re finance and administration, missionaries and mission property, relating to: Angola, Brazil, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Korea, Malaysia, Nepal, New Hebrides, Philippines, Taiwan, Trinidad, Zaire, Zambia, and Zimbabwe; records of the United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia; and records of external cooperating councils. Some series include records of antecedent, successor, and related bodies: the Board of Foreign Missions, the Board of Overseas Missions, Division of World Outreach, and the Woman's Missionary Society.

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Some restrictions apply.

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

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 245 glass slides, 41 photographs.

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1983.010C

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1983.011C

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1983.012C

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1983.014C

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1983.016C

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1983.023C

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1983.024C

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1983.025C

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1983.026C

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1983.027C

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1983.028C

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1983.029C

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1983.030C

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1983.031C

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1983.032C

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1983.033C

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1983.035C

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1983.037C

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1983.041C

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1983.043C

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1983.048C

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1983.044C

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1987.266C

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1989.055C/TR

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1991.119C

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1996.021C

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2013.067C

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2013.068C

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2013.069C

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2013.071C

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2013.074C

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2013.086C

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2013.105C

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2013.194C/TR

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2017.010C

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