Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Everett, Washington, Records, 1958-2012

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (Everett, Wash.)
Title
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Everett, Washington, Records
Dates
1958-2012 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 file
Collection Number
OPVELCA 7a5_296 (collection)
Summary
Collection contains the records of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Everett, Washington.
Repository
Pacific Lutheran University, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Pacific Lutheran University
12180 Park Avenue South
Tacoma, Washington
98447
Telephone: 2535357586
Fax: 2535357315
archives@plu.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is available for research

Languages
English
Sponsor
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

This congregation was started as a mission of the North Pacific District of the ELC with the Rev. Brendt Dahl as the organizer and first pastor. The first unit of the physical plant was begun at once and on August 3, 1958, the building was dedicated. In October of 1958, Prince of Peace became a congregation of the ALC. In 1968 two Sunday School buildings, Foss Hall and Luther Hall, were dedicated. These house pre-school and kindergarten which have ten full-time teachers and 236 pupils. In May of 1979, Prince of Peace sponsored a new Lutheran congregation in Startup, Washington, and Rev. Tood B. Wagner was installed as assistant pastor of Prince of Peace and pastor of the Startup church. He served in a team ministry with Rev. Daugs until 1983.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This folder contains a congregational historical record, a home mission agreement, congregational statistical records, various letters, an invitation to the church, a bulletin from 1957, a proposed constitution for congregation of the ELC, a dedication service booklet 1958, a proposed constitution for Prince of Peace Lutheran Church.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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

Preferred Citation

From the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Everett, Washington, Records, OPVELCA7a5_296, Archives and Special Collections, ELCA Region I Archives, Pacific Lutheran University, 12180 Park Avenue South, Tacoma, WA 98447

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Location of Collection

Box 5 File 2

Acquisition Information

Transferred to ELCA Region I Archives. .

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Bibliography

Nesvig, Swanson, Nordquist, Emerson New Partners. Old Roots. Tacoma (Wash.) ALC, LCA, and ELC 1986

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Lutherans--Washington (State)--History

Personal Names

  • Richards, Jack
  • Daugs, Kenneth H., 1969-1985
  • Dahl, Bernt, 1958-1969
  • Grube, Clair L., 1968
  • Wagner, T.B., 1979-1983

Corporate Names

  • American Lutheran Church
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church--History
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church--Northwest Washington Synod
  • Lutheran Church--Northwestern States--History
  • Lutheran Church-- North Pacific District

Geographical Names

  • Everett (Wash.)

Occupations

  • Clergy