Fonds Acc: 78-5; 92-30; 2000-18 - Plumas Knox United Church fonds

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Plumas Knox United Church fonds

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CA UCA Acc: 78-5; 92-30; 2000-18

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  • 1902-1990 (Creation)

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70 cm textual material.

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Knox United Church has existed in the Manitoba charge of Plumas since 1925. On May 21, 1972, the congregation celebrated the dedication of a new church building, replacing the Knox Presbyterian Church that was demolished the previous summer. The cornerstone was laid June 20, 1971. The new church cost approximately $16,500. Plumas Knox United Church is located at 204 Anderson street.

Custodial history

The records of Knox United Church came to The United Church of Canada Archives-Conference of Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario as part of a series of record transfers in 1978, 1992 and 2000.

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The records of Knox United Church held at the conference archives include: Sacramental Registers pertaining to Baptisms (1902-1928, 1903-1959, 1928-1940, 1940-1962), Marriages (1902-1938, 1904-1958, 1938-1968) and Burials (1902-1928, 1905-1961, 1932-1937, 1940-1963); statement of new Marriage Policy (1978); records of Session (1920-1946); records of the Official Board (1925-1932, 1933-1954, 1953-1954, 1955-1967, 1958-1961); Historic Roll (1934-1960); cash books (1958-1959, 1959-1960,1964, 1967-1974, 1972); Statement of accounts (1963-1964); records of attendance and weekly offering (1970-1975, 1971); record of deposit (1976); account ledger (1961-1967); financial reports (1972-1973); Sunday School offerings and attendance (1919-1927, 1946-1962, 1949-1976, 1963-1965, 1968-1969, 1968-1969, 1968-1969, 1968-1969); Sunday School account book (1940-1945); minutes of the Women's Missionary Society (W.M.S.) (1932-1941, 1941-1947, 1948-1953, 1955-1962); minutes of the Women's Auxiliary (W.A.)-United Church Women (U.C.W.) (1938-1947, 1949-1955); minutes of the U.C.W. (1962-1969, 1964-1974, 1969-1976, 1976-1983, 1975-1981); records of the Ladies Aid (1928-1938, 1933-1938, 1948-1961); records of the Canadian Girls In Training (C.G.I.T) (1935-1936); records of the Cub Scouts (1956-1969); pledge sheets of the Building Fund (1971-1973, 1971); proposal (1963); canvas details of the Building Fund (1971-1973); calendar of service (1972, 1978); announcement sheet (1978); receipt books (1974-1976); map (c. 1966); miscellaneous papers (c. 1960s, 1960s, 1970s, c. 1940s-1970s); records of the congregation (1962-1982, 1982-1989); records of the Board of Stewards (1961-1990); records of the Christian Education committee (1969-1981); history (1977-1984); Sunday School Melodies; and The New Canadian Hymnal (1927).

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