Fonds - Highlands United Church (North Vancouver, B.C.) fonds

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Highlands United Church (North Vancouver, B.C.) fonds

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  • 1948-1998 (Creation)
    Highlands United Church (North Vancouver, B.C.)

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1.59 m of textual records

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Highlands United Church activity began in July 1946, but it was not constituted a Pastoral Charge by the Vancouver Presbytery until September 26, 1950. At that time, the church was called Capilano Highlands United Church; the name was changed to Highlands United Church in February of 1951.

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Fonds consists of Baptismal registers (1950-1975), Marriage registers (1950-1985) and Burial registers (1951-1976); Session minutes (1951-1978) and correspondence (1972-1977), Stewards minutes (1958-1978), Official Board minutes (1952-1981); Official Board, [Executive] Council and Board Committees minutes (1978-1996): Committees include Adult Groups, Church School, Communications, Membership, Fellowship and Visitation (MFV), Ministry and Personnel, Music, Nominations, Outreach, Property, Social Action, United Church Women, Worship, and Youth and Young Adults. Records also include Congregational Meetings minutes (1951-1985), Building Committee minutes (1949-1952), Manse Committee minutes (1963-1986), Memorial Garden Development Committee minutes (1985-1988), Organization Committee minutes (1948-1950); "Highlands United Church Women History" (church history) (1949-1989); As One That Serves (AOTS) minutes (1953-1965) and correspondence (1956-1964); Irene Strong's "Go Tell it on the Mountain" (church history) (1996); Cash receipts book (1951-1956); and Annual reports (1956-1998).

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BCAUL control number: UCCBC-211

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