Fonds 79-3; 81-21; 85-55; 2018-21 - Clearwater Knox United Church fonds

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Clearwater Knox United Church fonds

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CA UCA 79-3; 81-21; 85-55; 2018-21

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  • 1889-2016 (Creation)

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1.09 m textual material.

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(1925-present)

Administrative history

Located west of Crystal City in Clearwater, Manitoba, Knox United Church was founded in 1925. After forming a local union between the Presbyterian and Methodist congregations in 1921, Knox Union formally joined the United Church of Canada in 1925. At the time of Union, Clearwater was part of a three-point charge with Crystal City and Rosebud with Reverend R.H. Gilmour presiding. Rosebud’s closure in 1970 made it a two point charge. The church was substantially renovated over the years, including a new foyer and basement, and the additions of a wheelchair ramp, office, cryroom stairway, and cloak room in 1989.

Custodial history

The records of Knox United Church came to The United Church of Canada Archives-Conference of Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario in a series of record transfers in 1979, 1981, 1985, 2018.

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The records of Knox United Church held at the conference archives include: Sacramental Registers (1934-1976); Communion roll (1889-1964); Historic Roll (1964-2016); records of the congregation (1891-1958); annual reports (1924-1993 not inclusive); records of the Stewards (1953-1965); Council meeting minutes (1975-2016); financial records (1935-1974); records of the Women's Missionary Society (1926-1962); records of the Ladies Aid (1926-1962); records of the Women's Auxiliary (1950-1961); records of the United Church Women (1964-2007); records of the evening forum (1952-1961); church histories (1953, 1973); records of burial (1963-1981); Building renovations (1989-1990); Sunday School records (1908-1998 not inclusive); History (1953); and miscellaneous papers.

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Some limits on access to Baptisms, Marriages and Burial Registers apply.

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  • English

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