Fonds - Woman's Missionary Society, British Columbia Conference Branch fonds

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Woman's Missionary Society, British Columbia Conference Branch fonds

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    • 1926-1962 (Creation)
      United Church of Canada. Woman's Missionary Society. British Columbia Conference Branch

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    1 m of textual records

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    Biographical history

    After the establishment of the United Church of Canada in 1925, the activities of the Methodist, Presbyterian and Congregational Woman's Missionary Societies were consolidated. The W.M.S. (United Church) was merged with the Woman's Association in 1962 to form the United Church Women.

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    The fonds consists of constitution and bylaws, minutes, registration records, record books for affiliated groups, scrapbooks, reports, and lists of officers of the B.C. Conference Branch, and minutes and other records of presbyterial branches, including Fraser, Kamloops-Okanagan, Kootenay, Vancouver, Vancouver-Burrard, Vancouver South, Victoria, and Westminster.

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    • English

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      Woman's Missionary Society Japanese Auxiliary fonds, UBC Rare Books and Special Collections

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      BCAUL control number: UCCBC-43

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      Dates of creation, revision and deletion

      Revised August 25, 2014

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      • English

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