St. John's Lutheran Church confirmation class, 1946
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white photograph of the 1946 St. John's Lutheran Church confirmation class. Rev. Clifford Roberts is standing on the left. The girls are wearing white dresses and the boys are wearing dark suits.
Notes
St. John's Lutheran Church (1837-2018) in Waterloo, Ontario was a member of the Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada. The congregation was formed in 1837, and a modest church was built in uptown Waterloo, at the modern-day intersection of King and Bridgeport Streets. The congregation eventually outgrew the building, and in 1883 a new church was constructed on the same plot of land. On October 31, 1959, a devastating fire destroyed the church. The congregation chose to rebuild at 22 Willow Street in Waterloo, and the new church was dedicated on October 14, 1962.

In 2018, St. John's Lutheran Church merged with St. Mark's Lutheran Church and Reformation Lutheran Church to form Trillium Lutheran Church, a worship community of the Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada. Trillium Lutheran Church is located in the former St. John’s Lutheran Church building at 22 Willow Street in Waterloo, Ontario.
Inscriptions
Front: 1946

Reverse: See reverse view
Date of Original
April 14, 1946
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 25cm
Image Height: 19.5cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
S2077_23.4.46
Collection
St. John's Lutheran Church (Waterloo, ON) fonds
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collection
Contact
Wilfrid Laurier University Library
Email:libarch@wlu.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:

75 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON Canada N2L 3C5

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St. John's Lutheran Church confirmation class, 1946


Black and white photograph of the 1946 St. John's Lutheran Church confirmation class. Rev. Clifford Roberts is standing on the left. The girls are wearing white dresses and the boys are wearing dark suits.