Minutes of Council meetings; minutes of Council Finance Committee meetings; Council circular letters sent to all members of the Council highlighting policy matters for consideration; and correspondence between the General Secretary and other EUSA officials, such as the UK Secretary and the head of the Inter-Field Council (the predecessor body to the EUSA Council)
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- ReferenceGB 3189 CSWC51/2
- Dates of Creation1960-1991
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Spanish Portuguese
- Physical Description6 volumes; 37 folders
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Administrative / Biographical History
The Council of the Evangelical Union of South America was founded in 1964, replacing the previous Inter-Field Council. It was convened by the EUSA General Secretary, based in the field in TeresÃ³polis, Brazil. Meeting every two to three years, the Council was the final authority within EUSA, and decided upon higher matters of policy and principles, leaving day-to-day operations in the United Kingdom to the EUSA British Executive, and operations inside Latin America to national Field Executives. It was headed by a Chairman, and consisted of chairmen of the British and Latin American Field Executives, along with nominated members. The General Secretary was the Executive Officer of the Council and was non-voting.
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