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Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Spokane, Washington, Records, 1959-2012
- Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (Spokane, Wash.)
- Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Spokane, Washington, Records
- 1959-2012 (inclusive)19592012
- 1 file
- Collection Number
- OPVELCA7a5_401 (collection)
- Collection contains the records of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Spokane, Washington.
Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Avenue South
- Access Restrictions
Collection is available for research
- Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.Processing funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Historical NoteReturn to Top
In June of 1958 Rev. Ronald E. Kragthorpe began his work as Mission Developer in the valley east of Spokane. By September the first worship service was held with 114 in attendance. On April 26, 1959 the congregation organized with 77 charter members. Rev. Kragthorpe was installed as the first called pastor on August 16, 1959, the same day ground was broken for the present building. The first worship service in the new building took place on February 7, 1960, and dedication was held on April 24. Current membership numbers some 400 baptized.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
This folder contains two bulletins from 1959, a congregational historical record, two letters from the pastor, a booklet from the rededication of the church.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Property rights reside with Archives and Special Collections Department at Pacific Lutheran University. Copyright resides with the creator of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the University Archivist. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder
From the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Spokane, Washington, Records, OPVELCA7a5_401, Archives and Special Collections, ELCA Region I Archives, Pacific Lutheran University, 12180 Park Avenue South, Tacoma, WA 98447
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Transferred to ELCA Region I Archives. .
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Nesvig, Swanson, Nordquist, Emerson New Partners. Old Roots. Tacoma (Wash.) ALC, LCA, and ELC 1986
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Lutherans--Washington (State)--History
- Clark, Jaynan
- Clement, C. James, 1963-1978
- Gohr, Kenneth E., 1962-1963
- Kragthorpe, Ronald E., 1959-1961
- Olson, Norman D., 1982-?
- Stutslberg, Thomas J., 1978-1982
- Lutheran Church--History
- Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ
- Spokane (Wash.)