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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...
Dates: 1836 - 2009
Abstract A considerable number of document in this collection are treatises on historical, spiritual, or religious matters written by individual authors. The rest of the collection consists of minutes, reports, yearbooks, handbooks, periodicals, manuals, constitutions, and by-laws. The collection is arranged into three series: The Congregational Christian Church (CCC), the Evangelical and Reformed Church (ERC), and the United Church of Christ (UCC). The collection is very large, consisting of about...
Abstract This is a collection of materials related to the United Church of Christ (UCC). The materials in this collection date from 1954 to 2002. Items include minutes, reports, brochures, correspondence, resolutions, essays, agendas, budgets, guidelines, newsletters, questionnaires, memos, manuals, financial statements, articles, newspaper clippings, press releases, inventories, sermons, speeches, programs, statements, and by-laws. Folders are arranged by subject, type of document, and year.
Dates: 1954 - 2002
Abstract This collection contains materials such as books, pamphlets, programs, photographs, correspondences, listings, legal documents, and various other forms of printed material that all pertain to the social, educational, and religious life of Fletcher Cummings Lester (F.C. Lester). Primarily, most of the materials relate to his educational experiences at Elon College during the early 1900s and 1920s. Additionally, much of the information relates to his time as a minister while serving various...
Dates: 1914 - 1987
Abstract This diverse collection contains both papers directly from J.O. Atkinson and other papers that have been collected about him over the years. The papers in this collection pertain to many different subject areas, including the Southern Convention, Women's Conferences of the Congregational Christian Churches, missionary work, Dr. Atkinson's time at Elon College as a member of the first group of faculty, his sermons, genealogy relating to the Atkinson family, and class notes from Dr. Atkinson's...
Dates: 1856 - 1966
Abstract This collection documents the life of James Willis Wellons, a minister of the Christian Church in the South. J.W. Wellons was also one of the founders of Elon College and served on the Board of Trustees until his passing in 1927. The majority of materials date from the mid-late 1800's through the late 1920's. The largest portion of this collection contains handwritten sermons by J.W. Wellons, most of them undated. The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into eight series,...
Dates: 1856 - 1956
- Subject: Christian education. X
- Clergy. 4
- Church newsletters 1
- Missionaries. 1
- Sermons 1
- minutes (administrative records) 1
- newsletters 1 ∧ less
- Elon College--History. 3
- General Convention of the Christian Church--History. 3
- General Council of the Congregational Christian Churches of the United States--History. 3
- General Convention of the Christian Church 2
- General Council of the Congregational Christian Churches of the United States 2
- United Church of Christ 2
- United Church of Christ--History. 2
- United Church of Christ. Southern Conference 2
- Atkinson, J. O. 1867-1940. 1
- Elon College--Faculty. 1
- Elon University--History. 1
- Evangelical and Reformed Church 1
- General Convention of the Christian Church--Education. 1
- General Council of the Congregational Christian Churches of the United States--Education. 1
- General Council of the Congregational and Christian Churches of the United States 1
- Graham Normal School. 1
- Lester, Fletcher Cummings 1
- United Church of Christ-- Periodicals. 1
- United Church of Christ--Education. 1
- United Church of Christ. General Synod. 1 ∧ less