Fonds ORG - Burrows Bethel Church fonds

Elmwood Bethel Mennonite Church. Pulpit, Pews and Pipe Organ of the St. Giles United Church on Burrows in Winnipeg View from the Pulpit. Organ pipes of the Burrows Bethel Church Burrows Bethel Church Sanctuary. Burrows Bethel view from the Balcony (1) Burrows Bethel view from the balcony (2) Pipe Organ Console #1. Pipe Organ Console #2. Church Pews #1. Church Pews #2 Church Pews-Balcony.

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Burrows Bethel Church fonds


  • 1960-1998 (Creation)

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1.61 m of textual records

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The church first was known as the Elmwood Bethel Mennonite Church and located at 384 Talbot Ave., Winnipeg, Co-ordinates 49.906944 -97.107778 (1961). The Church changed its name to Burrows Bethel Mennonite Church when it moved to Burrows ave and was located at 290 Charles St., Winnipeg, Co-ordinates 49.945556 -97.134444 (corner of Burrows and Charles)(1973). In 1996 the congregation re-located for the last time, sharing a building with the Gordon King Memorial United Church (127 Cobourg Avenue, Winnipeg) till 1997 when the church decided to close.

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The majority of the material in this fonds were deposited by the church through Garry Dyck, the last congregational chairperson of Burrows Community Church (Mennonite) in October 1997.

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This fonds consist of church bulletins, annual reports, newsletters, minutes of church council and congregational meetings, financial records, constitutions, policies, legal records, worship, evangelism & mission activities, records of growth and expansion and photographs.

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Arranged and described by Myron Dyck in May and June 2000.

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Accession No. 97-151

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