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

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Zion United Church (Vancouver, B.C.) fonds

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    • 1890-1958 (Creation)
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      Zion United Church (Vancouver, B.C.)

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    13 cm of textual records

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    (1925-1958)

    Administrative history

    Zion United Church had its roots in the American Presbyterian Church. In 1892, a church building was opened at Princess St. and Jackson Avenue. In 1898, the congregation merged with First Presbyterian Church at Gore and Hastings (now First United). Former Zion members left and re-organized as Knox Independent Presbyterian Church, and bought the old First Presbyterian Church building at Main and Cordova Streets. In 1902, the church members entered the Congregational Church of Canada and became Knox Congregational Church. A new building was opened in 1915 at Broadway and Woodland, and the congregation changed its name to Grandview Congregational Church. The congregation entered Church Union in 1925, as Zion United Church. The Rev. Charles E. Batzold served for 23 years as its first minister. In 1958, Zion and Trinity United Church amalgamated to form Trinity-Zion United Church. The Trinity building was used until a new church could be erected, at which point the name of the congregation was changed to Lakeview United Church.

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    Fonds consists of Baptismal register (1890-1958), Marriage Register (1900-1958), and Burial Register (1949-1957); Board and committee records (1890-1898); and Membership rolls (ca. 1920-1950).

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    Source of acquisition and date of transfer not documented

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    • English

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      File list available. Online finding aid

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      No further accruals expected

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      VAN ZI

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      Final

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      Full

      Dates of creation, revision and deletion

      Created July 10, 2018

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      • English

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