The following table is a list of the Institution and Service Collections archived at Pacific Northwest Mennonite Historical Society. You may browse the list or do a keyword search using the search feature. Once you find a collection you have interest in, just click on the Id # for that collection to take you to the “Finding Aids” [detailed description] for the collection. [If the Id # is not an active link, the collection in not developed] You are welcome to visit the archives to explore collections of interest.
|Institution or Service:
|Western Mennonite School (WMS)
|Records of a private Christian school assosciated with the Pacific Northwest Mennonite Conference of the Mennonite Church, and later the Mennonite Church USA. Materials are divided into four series:
1) School Board minutes, 2) Faculty Meeting minutes, 3) Financial records and 4) Miscellaneous
|A collection of documents related to the Academic operations at Western Mennonite School including principal's reporta and correspondence, enrollment reports, faculty memos, finances, handbooks, student aid and evaluation.
|WMS Student Records and Activities
|A collection of student records, admission applications, handbooks, activity reports, periodicals and other publications, and alumni association records for Western Mennonite School
|Lake Creek Mennonite School
|Brief historical review of Hesston College by Presidential terms.
|Salem Deaconess Hospital
|This small collection contains 1 item, the minute book, July 7, 1925-September 15, 1930. (some in German; remainder in English)
|Lebanon Community Hospital
|Retirement Centers / Homes for the Aged
|Albany Mennonite Home / Mennonite Village
|Contains early documents, organizational and operational documents, programs, clippings and anniversary celebration programs for the Mennonite Village (formerly The Albany Mennonite Home for the Aged).
|This collection includes minutes, correspondence and other documents related to the early beginnings of Hope Village and its operation through 2009.
|Rock of Ages/Valley View Retirement Village
|Annual reports, 1980-1982; Policies and mission, undated; State requirements, 1974, 1979; Admittance and patient form blanks, undated; Correspondence, 1967-1996; Board minutes, 1974-1987
|Rock of Ages Rescue Mission
|The earliest dated entry in this collection is 2 Feb 1954 when the Mission had apparently been in operation for some time. The operations of the Mission were fully assumed by the Bible Mennonite Fellowship, Inc. as of 1 Mar 1968.
|Drift Creek Camp
|Records of a Mennonite camp administered by the Mennonite Camping Association of Oregon. Materials include governing documents, minutes, newsletters, clippings, brochures, and programming files.
|Other Mennonite Camps (Mennonite Camp Association)
|Includes information about member camps with the exception of Drift Creek Camp.
|Peace and Service
|Civilian Public Service (World War II) (CPS)
|A collection of periodicals from Civilian Public Service Camps around the country from 1942 to 1951 and includes a 1973 report on a smoke jumpers reunion.
Note: CPS during World War II-Civilian Public Service; after the war (about 1965 and on, it meant Civilian Peace Service and included I-W work and Voluntary Service).
|I-W Peace Service (post - WW II) (CPS)
|A collection of periodicals and other documents related to the Civilian Peace Service years, including individual files from young men serving I-W in Portland.
|Voluntary Service (VS)
|This small collection on Voluntary Service program includes a Guest book, April 1949 to August 1967, Scrapbook of information about the various V.S.ers, 2 Photo albums and Miscellaneous Copies of AGAPE.
|Mennonite Central Committee (MCC)
|This small collection consists of a single item, the 1978 MCC Workbook
|Mennonite Disaster Service
|This small collection includes a few National Materials and Publications, news clippings of Region IV projects, reports and documents.
|Christian Aid Ministries
|Materials relating to 2021 Haiti kidnapping of 17 CAM workers
|Idaho Mennonite World Relief Festival
|Oregon Mennonite Festival for World Relief
|This small collection includes Bylaws and a Brief History along with Annual Festival Reports
|Anabaptist Mennonite Seminary
|A small collection of assorted documents, reports programs & Correspondence.