"Rally Sunday" St. John's Lutheran Sunday School, Waterloo, 1944
Description
Creator
Denton, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Panoramic photographs
Description
Black and white panoramic photograph of the St. John's Lutheran Church's Rally Sunday, held on October 1, 1944. The children and adults are posed outdoors.
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, on photograph: "Rally Sunday" St. Johns Lutheran Sunday School Waterloo / Oct 1st 1944 / Denton Studio Kitchener Ont.

Date of Original
Oct. 1, 1944
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 65cm
Image Height: 14cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
S2077_23.2.10
Collection
St. John's Lutheran Church (Waterloo, ON) fonds
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4668 Longitude: -80.51639
Copyright Statement
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation
Wilfrid Laurier University Archives & Special Collections
Reproduction Notes
S2077 Disc 1
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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"Rally Sunday" St. John's Lutheran Sunday School, Waterloo, 1944


Black and white panoramic photograph of the St. John's Lutheran Church's Rally Sunday, held on October 1, 1944. The children and adults are posed outdoors.