UMC Cal-Pac Annual Conference Archives


The Archives contain annual conference journals, books, photographic materials, local church records, documents, postcards, sound recordings, scrapbooks, directories, newspapers, and ephemera documenting the history of the California-Pacific Annual Conference and all its antecedents. Subjects covered by the collection include conference government and infrastructure, church histories, pastors, conference camps, and conference missions. The Archives are housed in the Library’s Special Collections, and are overseen by the Conference Commission on Archives and History. Contact the Archives via the Library’s Reference Department (909-447-2511) or at CalPacArchives@cst.edu. The Conference offers additional information on the history of Methodism in Southern California online in its Resources on Archives & History.