Collection II-1948 - Western Mennonite Church (Salem, Oregon) Records

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Western Mennonite Church (Salem, Oregon) Records


  • 1947-2018 (Creation)

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6 Linear Feet; 5 archival boxes, 2 flat boxes containing 183 cassettes, & 22 bound volumes of Bulletins.

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This collection includes assorted records from 1948-2022, including Elder materials 1983-2005; Council & congregational meeting minutes 1987-1994; Bulletins 1947-2022; cassettes of church sermons 2003-2008 and some earlier recordings on cassette.

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These records are open to public research.

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  • English

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Existence and location of originals

A brief history of the congregation (8 pages) is available in the PNMHS Library, call number 289.7795 LIN: Notebook 1: Brief congregational histories, 1887-1976: Oak Hill - Western Mennonite

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Collection added 18 Sep 2012; loose Bulletins through 2005 replaced by bound Bulletins, other content added, contents of all boxes revised Sep 2023,


  • English



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