|Creator||American Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA|
|Creator||Teodorovych, Ivan, Metropolitan|
|Title||American Ukrainian Orthodox Church in the USA Archbishop's chancery records|
|Quantity||1.25 Linear Feet, 3 boxes|
|Languages||Ukrainian and English.|
|Repository||Ukrainian History and Education Center Archives|
Scope and Contents
This collection contains administrative records of the office of Archbishop Ioan (Teodorovych) during the early years of his leadership of the American Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA. It primarily consists of correspondence with clergy and parishes, as well as some official forms and records (e.g. Prohibition-era sacramental wine documentation).
Цей фонд містить адміністративні документи канцеляріï архієпископа Іоана (Теодоровича) в перші роки його епсикопства в Америці. В основному, фонд складається з листування з духовенством і парафіями, а також деякі офіційні анкети і записів (наприклад, анкети на отримання вина під час сухого закону в Америці).
Arranged as a single series ordered by year of document creation.
Published citations should take the following form: Identification of item, date (if known); American Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA Archbishop's Chancery Records; box number; folder number; Ukrainian History and Education Center Archives, Somerset, New Jersey.
Conditions Governing Access
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Conditions Governing Use
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Obtained from Luba Lewytzkyj, who obtained them from her father, Fr. Volodymyr Lewytzkyj. He likely obtained them from Metropolitan Ioan, for whom he was personal secretary and an editor of "Dnipro".
The collection arrived at the archives as stacks of papers with little discernable original order other than loose ordering by date. The present arrangment was imposed by the processing archivist in a manner that attempted to preserve spatial proximity among the documents.
Controlled Access Headings
- Ukrainian Americans--Religious life
- Church records and registers
- Business correspondence
Related Archival Materials
A number of collections at the Ukrainian History and Education Center Archives overlap in time and content with this collection, including the records of the AUOCUSA offices of the Secretary and Treasurer, and the Fr. Gregory Chomicky papers.
Status of materials
These materials belong to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, and are on deposit with the Ukrainian History and Education Center for processing, preservation, and access.