The Mennonite Archival Commons provides access to descriptions of primary sources documenting Mennonite life, faith, and culture. Primary sources described in the Mennonite Archival Commons include diaries, correspondence, congregational and conference records, mission records, and photographs. Participating archives include the Mennonite Church USA Archives, the Bethel College Mennonite Library and Archives, and the Pacific Northwest Mennonite Historical Society Archives.
- Mennonite Church USA Archives:
The Mennonite Church USA Archives seeks to inspire people to follow Christ by engaging them with the historical record of Mennonite Christian discipleship. The archives is the official repository of the records of Mennonite Church USA and the (old) Mennonite Church. Archival holdings also include a large collection of personal and family papers, conference records, and congregational records documenting Mennonite life in Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio.
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- Bethel College Mennonite Library and Archives:
The Mennonite Library and Archives (MLA) is operated by Bethel College with support from Mennonite Church USA. The purpose of the MLA is to help people answer questions about the Mennonite past, with an emphasis on Mennonites of the western United States and the Mennonite past in eastern and central Europe. The MLA serves as the official archives of Bethel College and holds the records of the former General Conference Mennonite Church, in addition to congregational and regional conference records and personal papers.
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- Pacific Northwest Mennonite Historical Society:
The purpose of the Pacific Northwest Mennonite Historical Society is to record and preserve the history of Mennonite and related groups for present and future generations for the Pacific Northwest Mennonite Conference. Our goals are to collect, preserve and organize records, and writing of Mennonite groups, aid historians and genealogists, and nurture interest in Mennonite history and genealogy.
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