Welcome to our website displaying digitized collections from The United Church of Canada Archives in Toronto, Ontario.

The United Church of Canada Archives houses the records of the General Council, the national body of the Church, as well as the records of the five Central Ontario Conferences – Bay of Quinte, Hamilton, London, Manitou and Toronto Conferences. Our digital collections highlight the past mission work of the United Church, including First Nations missions and Residential Schools, churches, communities and church activities. As our digital collections increase, images will be continually added to this site.

Images located on this site are intended for research and private study. Please contact the Archives for permission to publish any of the images available on this site.
 
Descriptions of our archival holdings can be found in Archeion.

For more information on the United Church of Canada Archives, please visit our main website.

Recently Added Collections


Board of Evangelism and Social Service fonds

The Board of Evangelism and Social Service was established at the time of Church Union, bringing together Methodist and Presbyterian traditions in the fields of social and spiritual welfare. The duties of the Board as outlined in the Manual of the…

Manitou Conference fonds

Manitou Conference is one of thirteen conferences of the United Church of Canada, covering communities in Northeast Ontario and Northwest Quebec. It was established as the Twelfth Conference of The United Church of Canada at the inaugural meeting…

Toronto Churches and Institutions Photograph Collection

The Toronto Churches and Institutions Collections consists of more than 1700 photographs, slides and negatives of buildings, groups, and activities of Toronto congregations and affiliated institutions of the United Church of Canada and its antecedent…

Denzil Ridout fonds

Denzil G. Ridout (1886-1954) was a Methodist/United Church minister and administrator. He was born in Dorset, England. He left the Methodist Book Room in London to work in the Methodist Book Room in Montreal. He studied theology at Victoria…

Ontario Churches and Institutions Photograph Collection

The Ontario Churches and Institutions Photograph Collections consists of over 2500 photographs, slides and negatives of buildings, groups and activities of the congregations and affiliated institutions of the United Church of Canada and its…