Denominational and Organizational Records housed at the PCA Historical Center :

Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) and Predecessor Denominations : Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) [1973-ongoing]
Reformed Presbyterian Church, Evangelical Synod [1965-1982]
Evangelical Presbyterian Church [1961-1965]
Bible Presbyterian Church, Collingswood Synod [1956-1961]
Bible Presbyterian Church [1938-1956]
Reformed Presbyterian Church, General Synod [1833-1965]
Presbyterian Church in the U.S. [1861-1983]
.
Other Presbyterian Denominational Records housed at the PCA Historical Center : Covenant Presbytery [1971-1987]
Reformed Presbytery
Covenant Reformed Presbyterian Church
.
Ecumenical Organizations and
Records of Various Ministries
(affiliated and unaffiliated) :
National Presbyterian and Reformed Fellowship [NPRF, 1971-1983]
North American Presbyterian and Reformed Council [NAPARC]
Presbyterian and Reformed Joint Commission on Chaplains and Military Personnel [1978-ongoing]
Ministries: Coral Ridge, Key Life, Ligonier, Presbyterian Mission Int'l, etc.
.
Additional Presbyterian Collections available at the PCA Historical Center
Guide to Presbyterian Archives in the United States
Guide to Denominational Archives in the United States


Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) - [1973 - ongoing]
Formative Organizations in PCA History [1942-1973] :
Concerned Presbyterians Presbyterian Churchmen United (PCU)
Continuing Presbyterian Church Presbyterian Evangelistic Fellowship
Executive Committee for Overseas Evangelism Presbyterian Journal
Agencies, Committees and Works of the PCA:
Administrative Committee PCA Foundation
byFaith Magazine [2001-ongoing] PCA Historical Center
Christian Education & Publications (CE&P) PCA Messenger [1978-1994]
Covenant College PCA Stated Clerk's Office
Covenant Theological Seminary Reformed University Ministries
Mission to North America (MNA)
[was Mission to the United States, 1973-1983]
Ridge Haven Conference Center
Standing Judicial Commission
Mission to the World (MTW)
Women in the Church (WIC)


Reformed Presbyterian Church, Evangelical Synod (RPCES) - [6 April 1965 - 10 July 1982]
Board of Home Ministries Peace Chapel [Warminster, PA]
Christian Training, Inc. Reformed Presbyterian Foundation
Covenant College Stated Clerk's Office of the RPCES
Covenant Theological Seminary Women's Synodical Society
Knollwood Lodge [Barron County, WI] World Presbyterian Missions [WPM]
National Presbyterian Missions (NPM) -
History:
The RPCES was officially organized on 6 April 1965 by the union of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church [1961-1965] and the Reformed Presbyterian Church, General Synod [1833-1965].
Historical Background and Development of the RPCES, by Thomas G. Cross [1968] [122kb]
The History Behind the RPCES, by George P. Hutchinson [1974] - [Table of Contents only]
Related Manuscript Collections:
R. Laird Harris; Donald J. MacNair; Robert G. Rayburn;


Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC) - [1961-6 April 1965]
Covenant College & Seminary Minutes, 1961-1965
Cono Christian School, Walker, Iowa  
Bible Presbyterian Church, Columbus Synod (BPC) - [1955/56 - 1961]
Bible Presbyterian Church Records Covenant College & Seminary
   
Bible Presbyterian Church (BPC) - [1938-1956]
American Council of Christian Churches Independent Board for Presbyterian Foreign Missions
Bible Presbyterian Church Records International Council of Christian Churches
Children for Christ, Inc. Minutes of the Bible Presbyterian Church, 1938 - 1961
Christian Beacon Pearson Mission to the Cherokees
Faith Theological Seminary Presbyteries of the BPC
First Bible Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, MO  
History:
 

Reformed Presbyterian Church, General Synod (RPCGS) - [1833 - 6 April 1965]
RPCNA, GS Records Ministerial Directory, 1833 - 1858
RPCNA, GS Presbyteries Theological Seminary: Constitution, Students & Alumni
Records of General Synod Churches  
History:
Organized in 1774, the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North American divided in 1833, with one wing of the division termed the Reformed Presbyterian Church, General Synod. This body continued until 1965, when it merged with the Evangelical Presbyterian Church [1961-1965] to form the RPC, Evangelical Synod. [more]
An Historical Sketch of the Reformed Presbyterian Church, by John Niel McLeod, 1860, [Adobe PDF format]


Presbyterian Church in the United States (PCUS) - [1861 - 1983]
Covenant Life Curriculum Presbytery Minutes, Various
General Assembly, Minutes, [1865 - 1983] Women of the Church, Minutes, Various Presbyterials
History:
History of the Southern Presbyterian Church, by Thomas Cary Johnson [in PDF format only]:
 


Covenant Presbytery - [1971 - 1985]
   


Reformed Presbytery - [1884 - ongoing]
   


Covenant Reformed Presbyterian Church (CRPC) - [? - ongoing]
   


Ecumenical Organizations & Various Ministries (affiliated and unaffiliated) :
National Presbyterian and Reformed Fellowship [1971 - 1983] Ligonier Ministries [R.C. Sproul]
North American Presbyterian and Reformed Council [1975ff.] Presbyterian Missions International (PMI)
Presbyterian and Reformed Joint Commission on Chaplains and Military Personnel [1978-ongoing] Quarryville Presbyterian Retirement Community
Coral Ridge Ministries [D. James Kennedy] The Trinity Foundation
Key Life Ministries [Steve Brown] World Harvest Ministries


Materials on other Presbyterian Denominations, available at the PCA Historical Center
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A, Minutes of General Assembly, 1789-1958 United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., Minutes of General Assembly, 1958-1983
Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church Orthodox Presbyterian Church
Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America  


Guide to Presbyterian Archives

PCA Historical Center
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Phone : (314) 469-9077
Email : wsparkman@pcanet.org
Website : http://www.pcahistory.org

Presbyterian Historical Society
425 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19073
(215) 555-5555
Email : refdesk@history.pcusa.org
Website : http://www.history.pcusa.org
Princeton Theological Seminary

Presbyterian Historical Society, Montreat, NC
This archives is now closed - Congregational history materiasl were transferred to Columbia Theological Seminary, Decatur, GA. All other collections were taken to the Presbyterian Historical Society, Philadelphia.

Reformed Presbyterian Theological Seminary holds the records of the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America, congregational histories and the papers of many pastors within that denomination.

Westminster Theological Seminary holds the papers of faculty, including J. Gresham Machen, John Murray, Cornelius Van Til & Harvey Conn