Anglican Provincial Synod of British Columbia Archives

Identity area

Identifier

ANGSYNOD

Authorized form of name

Anglican Provincial Synod of British Columbia Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Religious Organization

Contact area

 

Melanie Delva, Archivist Primary contact

Type

Address

Street address

1410 Nanton Avenue

Locality

Vancouver

Region

British Columbia

Country name

Canada

Postal code

V6H 2E2

Telephone

604-822-9583

Fax

604-822-9212

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Mandate is to arrange and describe the official records of the Provincial Synod of B.C. and Yukon and such other material deemed of historical value. Holdings include records of the Provincial Synod, including records of Metropolitans and various Boards and Committees, as well as records and other material of individuals and significant related organizations such as the Columbia Coast Mission, Anglican Theological College of British Columbia, and the British Columbia and Yukon Church Aid Society (BCYCAS). In addition to textual records and documents the holdings include photographs, slides, architectural records, maps and sound recordings. The Archives also has Synod Journals and periodicals issued by the Dioceses and missionary society and a small collection of books, periodicals and research papers, including the collection of the BCYCAS library pertaining to the history of the Anglican Church in B.C. and Yukon and B.C. history in general.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 50 m of text and ca. 3000 images
Inclusive Dates: 1838-2009
Predominant Dates: 20th century

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Tuesday, 9-4, Thursday 9-2

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Revised

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised October 2009.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator, Nov. 7, 2010; July 7, 2014; January 10, 2016.

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Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

1410 Nanton Avenue
Vancouver, British Columbia
CA V6H 2E2