About the Mennonite Heritage Archives

As an inter-Mennonite facility the Mennonite Heritage Archives holds the records of individuals, families, congregations, and organizations within the Mennonite community. As a part of Canadian Mennonite University, Centre for Transnational Mennonite Studies, and Mennonite Church Canada, the Mennonite Heritage Archives the official repository of the following organizations:

  • Canadian Mennonite Board of Colonization (CMBofC)
  • Christian Mennonite Conference – Waisenamt Archive (CMC)
    (formerly Chortizer Mennonite Conference)
  • Evangelical Mennonite Conference (EMC)
  • Evangelical Mennonite Mission Conference (EMMC)
  • Manitoba Mennonite Historical Society (MMHS)
  • Mennonite Central Committee Manitoba (MCC Manitoba)
  • Mennonite Central Committee Canada (MCC Canada)
  • Mennonite Church Manitoba (MC Manitoba)
  • Mennonite Church Canada (MC Canada)
  • Mennonite Historical Society of Canada (MHSC)
  • Westgate Mennonite Collegiate (WMC)

The archives specializes in the preservation of Prussian, Russian, and Canadian Mennonite community documents.