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Congregational churches

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

American Missionary photograph collection

Identifier: 018
Content Description The collection contains photographs that were gathered for use in the monthly magazine American Missionary, published by the American Missionary Association. Photographers include W. Knighton Bloom, Laura Kincheloe, and Frank Moore. These photographs document various ethnic groups and communities, both urban and rural in various sections of the United States. Also included are numerous photographs related to Ellis Island in the 1920s.Photographs taken and collected by W. Knighton...
Dates: Other: 1922-1934

Beecher Memorial United Church of Christ records

Identifier: 487
Content Description The records of Beecher Memorial United Church of Christ consist mainly of minutes, annual reports and financial papers. The first minute book 1904 -1909 is available. The later books consist of the Board of Trustee Minutes 1935-1942, 1951-1954 and the Church Council Minutes 1977-1980. The main bulk of correspondence documents race relations, desegregation issues and church activities 1958 to 1968. Notable is the correspondence and working papers for the Interdenominational Ministerial...
Dates: Other: 1904-2000

Beecher Memorial United Church of Christ records addendum

Identifier: 487-1
Content Description

This deposit includes agendas for the Beecher Memorial Church Council in 1996 and a copy of the Beecher charter from 1905. Other materials include audio recordings of 1989 sermons by Barry E. Brandon and a 1993 sermon by Elder McFarland.

Dates: Other: 1962-2001

Central Congregational United Church of Christ records

Identifier: 079
Content Description The records of the Central Congregational United Church of Christ in New Orleans, Louisiana consist of board of bylaws trustees’ reports, correspondence, minute books, financial reports, sermons, photographs, membership rosters, programs, and other printed materials. Unbound minutes are also included, as is the centennial history of the church that was founded in 1872. Former pastors of the church are represented by items in that collection, past and present members of the church are also...
Dates: Other: 1893-2009

Church of the Good Shepherd records

Identifier: 089
Content Description

The collection consists primarily of orders of service, programs, schedules of activities, and other various materials. The collection documents the activities of African American United Church of Christ churches, and they augment holdings about African American Congregational churches in particular.

Dates: Other: 1987

Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship (Los Angles, Cal.) collection

Identifier: 463
Content Description

This collection includes materials generated by the Congregational Church of Christian Fellowship in Los Angeles, California, pastored by Madison T. Shockley II. It contains church bulletins, programs for the Men's Day Celebrations, annual reports, and correspondence regarding the church's 50th annivesary commemoration.

Dates: Other: 1993-1995

Congregational Home Missionary Society records

Identifier: 368-098
Scope and Contents The records of the Congregational Home Missionary Society (CHMS) contain correspondence, both incoming and outgoing, reports, and printed matter mainly covering the years 1917-1927. The collection documents the financial and administrative work of the Society, as well as the personal activities and issues faced by its missionaries. Foreign speaking communities are also detailed within the letters and reports of the Society. The bulk of the collection documents, through...
Dates: Created: 1870-1955; Other: Majority of material found in 1917-1927; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1966

Harlan Paul Douglass papers

Identifier: 131
Content Description The Harlan Paul Douglass papers consists of approximately 400 items, 3 reels of microfilm, and 4 volumes. The papers include correspondence; clippings; biographical data; family histories by Douglass' mother, Maria Greene Douglass, and father, Truman Orville Douglass; photographs; wills; honors and tributes; an appreciation book; writings; and a scrapbook. The items relate to Douglass' school days, his career with the American Missionary Association and his retirement. Included among the...
Dates: Other: 1889-1966

Roland Tilman Heacock papers

Identifier: 175
Content Description The papers of Congregational clergyman and author Roland Tilman Heacock contain correspondence, writings, sermons, notes, photographs, news clippings, a scrapbook, memorabilia, and collected items. Writings by Heacock document his interest in civil rights, African American history, religion, and bee culture. Several unpublished manuscripts and poems constitute a portion of the collection. Correspondence of interest includes letters generated by Heacock's acceptance to an all-White...
Dates: Other: 1894-1973

Hazel Stamps Moore papers

Identifier: 470
Content Description Hazel Stamps Moore is a former librarian, an active member of the Tougaloo College Alumni Association, and has served on several boards and committees of the South Central Conference of the United Church of Christ. Her papers reflect these activities. Included are reports, agenda and minutes, correspondence, and other documents related to the South Central Conference and Central Congregational Church in New Orleans. Tougaloo College Alumni Association materials include correspondence,...
Dates: Other: 1911-1995