WCC Archives

WCC Archives manages, collects, preserves and provides access to the institutional memory of the WCC

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Photo archives

Photo archives

The WCC photo archives contain all the images produced by the Visual Arts department and the different photographers who have worked for the WCC since 1948, including John P. Taylor, Peter Williams and Marc Van Appelgehm.

This collection comprises approximately 350,000 negatives, 50,000 slides and 180,000 prints on a wide variety of subjects: WCC conferences, field trips, social issues, WCC work in the regions, WCC staff members, outstanding personalities in the ecumenical movement and in the religious and political world in general, etc.