Collection - Pacific Mountain Regional Council Archives Reference collection

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Pacific Mountain Regional Council Archives Reference collection

General material designation

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John Christie Goodfellow collection

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on contents of the collection

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Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • 1938 (Creation)
    Creator
    United Church of Canada. Pacific Mountain Region. Archives
    Note
    Files are active; documents continue to be added

Physical description area

Physical description

17.16 m of textual records
ca. 2050 photographs

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Archival description area

Name of creator

Custodial history

Collection kept by Rev. John Goodfellow until his death in 1968.

Scope and content

Collection was developed by the Rev. John Goodfellow, an amateur church historian who also served on the BC Conference Archives and Historical Committee from 1925 to 1950. He collected information from various sources about the early history of the United Church and its founding partners (Congregational, Methodist, and Presbyterian churches) in British Columbia. Collection consists of the following series: Biographical files; Congregational files; Subject files; and Photographs.

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Physical condition

Immediate source of acquisition

Records were transferred in 1968 from John Goodfellow's home in Princeton to the BC Conference Archives in Vancouver.

Arrangement

Original arrangement has been maintained, with the exception of photographs, which have been removed from files for preservation purposes, and described at the item level in an in-house database

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Finding aids

File list available for textual records pertaining to congregations and presbyteries

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Related materials

Accruals

Further accruals expected

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Control area

Description record identifier

ChUn 29

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Rules for Archival Description

Status

Final

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created February 27, 2020

Language of description

  • English

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