Archives

Use the search tool in upper right corner for a quick search of our entire set of collections.

Our Collections:
Our more extensive collections have been sorted, organized and described according to Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS) with their Finding Aids entered into ArchivesSpace. Our collections are stored in our climate controlled archives room and arranged in these categories [click on these links to browse the collections], or Click here for a quick search of all five of these collections:
•  Personal Collections
•  Congregational Collections
•  Mennonite Conferences
•  Organizations and Institutions
•  Miscellaneous Collections

Our collection is part of the Mennonite Archival Commons Historical Archives located in Goshen, Indiana and Newton, Kansas. You may search these combined Mennonite Archival Commons collections using this link. Or you may search the individual collections using these links:
•  Mennonite Church USA Historical Archives records
•  Bethel College Mennonite Library and Archives records
•  Pacific Northwest Mennonite Historical Society records

Other collections:
We have many smaller collections, typically contained in a single file folder, stored in file cabinets in these categories:
•  Family Files
•  Congregations
•  Documents (related to Mennonite organizations and issues)
•  Publications (related to Mennonite organizations and issues)
•  Periodicals
•  OMHGS/PNMHS Newsletter
•  Yearbooks for Mennonite Schools
•  Family Bibles
•  Miscellaneous Items (a small collection of scrapbooks and photo albums)

Photo collections:
We have these two different digital collections of photographs:
•  Scanned photos of photographs in archived collections
•  Photos of PNMHS Activities and Events