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Church History Academies, Schools, etc. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH009

Scope and Contents

This is a collection of materials that were published about various colleges and schools that were related to the Christian Church, the Congregational Church, the Congregational Christian Church, or the United Church of Christ. The majority of the institutions are located in the United States, although there is some international representation. The institution most heavily represented is Franklinton Christian College, located in Franklinton, North Carolina. These materials date from 1858 to 1998, with the majority of items being from the 1930s and 1940s. Documents include (but are not limited to) certificates of incorporation, constitution and by-laws, financial documents, newspaper clippings, reports and meeting minutes, and general histories. Another well-represented institution is Catawba College, located in Salisbury, North Carolina. These materials date from 1969 to 1976 and include fliers, programs, and the Campus Journal. Junto Academy, located between Orange and Alamance Counties, North Carolina, has materials dated 1836 to 1841. These items include certificates of incorporation, a map of the area, newspaper clippings, and general histories. The remaining institutions represented in this collection have one or two folders for each which cover a variety of dates and include materials such as correspondences, newspaper clippings, booklets, brochures, and general histories. Please refer to the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection" for more specific information about what is included in the collection.

Dates

  • 1836 - 2009

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 archival box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This is a collection of materials that were published about various colleges and schools that were related to the Christian Church, the Congregational Church, the Congregational Christian Church, or the United Church of Christ. The majority of the institutions are located in the United States, although there is some international representation. Please refer to the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection" for more specific information about what is included in the collection.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically by the name of the academy, school, or institution represented in the collection. Within each name, contents are arranged by type of material then chronologically.

Physical Location

The collection is located in Belk Library Archives Satellite Shelving at Elon University. Please contact the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for further details about the location.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Unknown. Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection.

Related Materials

Please consult with the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for additional information about related materials to this collection.

Processing Information

Processed by Katie Nash, December, 2007
Author
Encoded by Shaunta Alvarez, October, 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Belk Library Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Belk Library, Room 204
Campus Box 2550
Elon U.S.A. - North Carolina 27244