• Contact Information

    • Name:

      Archives of the Dutch Reformed Church, Orange Free State
    • Postal Address:

      P.O. Box 398
      9300 Bloemfontein
      South Africa
    • Location:

      147 St. Andrew Street
    • Telephone:

      051 4489546
    • Facsimile:

      051 4472145
    • E-mail:
    • Director:

      Mr. P.J.B. Coetzer
    • Year founded:

  • Collections

    • Type of repository:

    • Types of source material:

      Archival records
    • Size:

      860 M
    • Holdings:

      Archives: Congregations of the Free State (1842-present) Congregational Assemblies (1864-present) Synodical Commissions Church Associations Personal Donations Other holdings: Books (with a theological or church theme) 2602 Dissertations 244 Theses of Theological students of the UOFS (1982-1998) 342 Magazines Theological/Church Agenda and minutes General Synod 1964-1999 (4-annually), OFS Synod 1862-1999 (4-annually)<br> Maps/drawings of church buildings and dwellings 297 Photo Collection 1110 Biographical information (clergy)(1970-1999) 665

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  • Access Conditions

    • Access conditions:

      All researchers should book telephonically in advance for the date and time research will be done. Cost for the use of the reading room amounts to a minimum of R10.00 per day. Prior permission for use should be obtained from the Director: Administration and Finance or the Chairman of the Committee for the Archives in respect of restricted and confidential material.

    • Access restrictions:

      Baptismal, members, and marriage registers for the period 1814-1945 are available on film only. No photocopies are available. The reader cannot produce hard copies.

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