WCC Paper Archives, 1895- (Department)

Archive plan context

Information on identification

Title:WCC Paper Archives


Period of Existence:from 1895
Administration history:

Information on context

Name of the creator / provenance:World Council of Churches

Information on extent

Creation date(s):from 1895
Archival Material Types:Paper
Number:~12000 boxes
Running meters:1300.00

Information on content and structure

Contains also:WCC general correspondence; travel reports, documents, minutes related to assemblies, conference consultations, commissions, committees, working groups; material by subject; geographical files

Conditions of access and use

Conditions of access:Open access
Physical properties:Good condition

Additional comments

Note:Access to the WCC Archives (general correspondence, reports, minutes, press cuttings,...) is public and unrestricted; it may be provisionally delayed to allow the cataloging of the files. Other records, such as Finances and Human Resources are decentralised and non accessible.

Internal statements

Date of description:2004


Entries:  Structure chart of the WCC (Subject\WCC General)
  Library and Archives (WCC Organisations\Programmes of the WCC)


Permission required:None
Physical Usability:Without limits

URL for this unit of description

URL: http://archives.wcc-coe.org/Query/detail.aspx?ID=61940

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