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Office of the Suffragan Bishop for the Armed Forces. Records
- 1946-1972 (Creation)
4 cu.ft. (4 boxes)
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Scope and content
This archive consists of materials that document the Office of the Suffragan Bishop for the Armed Forces from when General Convention established the Office of the Suffragan Bishop to 1975. Earlier materials collected by the office relate to the history and legislation on military chaplains date back to 1924. Included in the collection are meeting minutes, correspondence, diocesan files, topical files, records of grant applications and conferences, and publicity materials.
Administrative Records, 1957-1972
Grant Records, 1960-1966
Military Relations, 1956-1971
Subject Files, 1950-1971
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Access to Episcopal Church records is governed by the Archives Public Access Policy. Research requests must be submitted in writing.
Rights and permissions
The Archives is able to respond to limited requests for reproductions subject to copyright restrictions, internal policy, and the condition of the source documents.
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The records were filmed onto 5 reels of 16 mm microfilm in 1992 (MIC 156)