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Carrie Lee Sizemore Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.031
Abstract The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into two series, then chronologically within each series, where applicable. The series are: Correspondence and Printed Material. Primarily, the collection contains letters that were sent from the President of Elon (L.E. Smith) and the Registrar (C.M. Cannon) to Carrie Lee Sizemore of Virginia urging her to attend Elon College for the 1933-34 school year. The letters outline the tuition costs, student fees, and offers of a scholarship...
Dates: 1933 - 1934

Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL) Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA053
Abstract This collection contains materials relating to the Elon University Center for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning (CATL). The collection is arranged chronologically, then alphabetically by type of material. Please refer to the sections below titled "Historical Note" and "Detailed Description of the Collection" for more information about what is included.
Dates: 2005 - ongoing

Christian Church History Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH023
Abstract This is a large ledger book that represents a chronology of the history of the Christian Church denomination that was founded in the United States in the late 18th and early 18th century by James O’Kelly. It covers the denomination’s split from the Methodist Church, the founding of the church’s conferences, and the founding of Graham College, the forerunner of Elon College.
Dates: 1784-1908

Church History Academies, Schools, etc. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH009
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

Church History Biography Files

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH001
Abstract This is a collection of materials that relate to specific individuals associated with the Christian Church, the Congregational Church, the Congregational Christian Church, or the United Church of Christ. The majority of the people represented in this collection are from the Southeastern United States. The collection includes biographical information about individuals associated with Elon University, including some of the founders of the institution. Documents within each folder contain a...
Dates: undated

Church History General Christian Church Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH022
Abstract This is a collection of documents related to the historical Christian Church. In addition, there are documents related to the Congregational Christian Churches, the Evangelical and Reformed Church, and the United Church of Christ. Topics covered by the collection include missions, education, commissions, ministries, and actions undertaken by each denomination.
Dates: 1843-1991

Church History General Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH011
Abstract This collection includes materials from denominations related to the history of Elon College and Elon University, including the Christian Church, the Congregational Christian Church, the Evangelical and Reformed Church, and the United Church of Christ. Documents include programs, addresses, articles, reports, correspondence, minutes, essays, pamphlets, bibliographies, contracts, brochures, resolutions, flyers, financial documents, maps, calendars, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1843-2019

Church History Individual Church Files-North Carolina

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Identifier: EUCH002
Abstract This is a collection of materials that relate to a specific Christian Church, Congregational Church, Congregational Christian Church, or United Church of Christ (UCC) church located in North Carolina. Documents within each folder contain a variety of items, such as newspaper clippings, correspondences, historical essays, programs, member lists, and other types of printed materials. The specific date range of this collection is unknown, but the materials begin sometime during the 19th century...
Dates: undated

Church History Individual Church Files-Various States

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Identifier: EUCH004
Abstract This is a collection of materials that relate to a specific Christian Church, Congregational Church, Congregational Christian Church, or United Church of Christ (UCC) church located in various states in America. Documents within each folder contain a variety of items, such as newspaper clippings, correspondences, historical essays, programs, member lists, and other types of printed materials. The specific date range of this collection is unknown, but the materials begin sometime during the 19th...
Dates: circa 1900-present

Church History Individual Church Files-Virginia

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH003
Abstract This is a collection of materials that relate to a specific Christian Church, Congregational Church, Congregational Christian Church, or United Church of Christ (UCC) church located in Virginia. Documents within each folder contain a variety of items, such as newspaper clippings, correspondences, historical essays, programs, member lists, and other types of printed materials. The specific date range of this collection is unknown, but the materials begin sometime during the 19th century and...
Dates: undated

Church History Middle Atlantic Conference of Congregational Christian Churches Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH013
Abstract This collection includes materials relating to the Middle Atlantic Conference of the Congregational Christian Church, which was organized in 1931. The materials in this collection range from 1923 to 1964. Items include annual conference programs, committee reports, membership lists, newspaper clippings, brochures, speeches, posters, budgets, reports, proposals, and constitutions and by-laws. This collection is arranged chronologically by year, and then alphabetically by type of document and...
Dates: 1923 - 1964

Church History Negative Collection

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Identifier: EUCH008
Abstract This is a collection of negatives showing various people, events, places, and subjects related to the Belk Library Church History Special Collection (which includes information about the Christian Church, Congregational Church, Congregational Christian Church, and United Church of Christ). The majority of the negatives and the content represented are from the 19th and 20th centuries. The collection is arranged alphabetically by given name (including all of the unidentified negatives) into one...
Dates: undated

Church History New Jersey Christian Conference Collection

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Identifier: EUCH021
Abstract This is a collection of materials related to the New Jersey Christian Conference of the Christian Church. It includes files on the various churches of the conference, which encompassed congregations in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware. The NJCC merged with the Middle Atlantic Conference of the Congregational Church in 1931.
Dates: 1833-1996

Church History Newsletters

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Identifier: EUCH012
Abstract This collection includes newsletters related to the history of the United Church of Christ (UCC) and the denominations that merged together to form the UCC. The newsletters were produced by the United Church of Christ, as well as its commissions, conferences, conventions, associations, offices, societies, ministries, affiliated colleges and universities, and member churches. This collection also includes newsletters relating to the Congregational Christian Churches and the Evangelical and...
Dates: undated

Church History Pamphlet Collection

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Identifier: EUCH017
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...
Dates: 1869-1999

Church History Photograph Collection

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Identifier: EUCH005
Abstract This is a collection of photographs showing various people, events, places, and subjects related to the Belk Library Church History Special Collection (which includes information about the Christian Church, Congregational Church, Congregational Christian Church, and United Church of Christ). The majority of the photographs and the content represented are from the 19th and 20th centuries. The collection is arranged alphabetically by given name into two boxes. All the unidentified photographs are...
Dates: undated

Church History Postcard Collection

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Identifier: EUCH006
Abstract This is a collection of postcards showing various people, events, places, and subjects related to the Belk Library Church History Special Collection (which includes information about the Christian Church, Congregational Church, Congregational Christian Church, and United Church of Christ). The majority of the postcards are from the 19th and 20th centuries. The collection is arranged numerically by the assigned postcard number and then alphabetically by given name (including all of the...
Dates: undated

Church History Slide Collection

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Identifier: EUCH007
Abstract This is a collection of slides showing various people, events, places, and subjects related to the Belk Library Church History Special Collection (which includes information about the Christian Church, Congregational Church, Congregational Christian Church, and United Church of Christ). The majority of the slides and the content represented are from the 20th century. The collection is arranged alphabetically by given name (including all of the unidentified slides) into one box. Please refer to...
Dates: undated

Church History United Church of Christ 1957 Union Collection

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Identifier: EUCH014
Abstract This is a collection of materials regarding the proposed union between the Congregational Christian Churches and the Evangelical and Reformed Church, which created the United Church of Christ in 1957. Documents are from both the pro-union and anti-union perspectives. Material include newsletters, booklets, pamphlets, leaflets, correspondence, brochures, broadsides, and packets. This collection is arranged by document type, and then chronologically.
Dates: 1948-1966

Church History United Church of Christ Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUCH015
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

Classes of Elon Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA077
Abstract This collection contains materials related to the graduating classes of Elon University from 1891 to the present. The materials contain information on class reunions, homecomings, graduations, and other events. The materials include (but are not limited to) correspondence, invitations, programs, general information, rosters, flyers, brochures, press releases, newspaper clippings, and other documents regarding each class. The collection is arranged chronologically by class year.
Dates: 1891-ongoing

Commencement Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA011
Abstract This collection includes documents relating to commencement exercises at Elon University, beginning in 1891 and continuing to present day. Materials included in the collection (but are not limited to) are: newspaper clippings, programs, brochures, speeches and addresses, press releases, schedules of events, and invitations. The collection is arranged chronologically and then alphabetically by type of material. Please see the sections below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection" and...
Dates: 1891-ongoing

Congratulatory Certificates, Inauguration of President Book

 Collection
Identifier: EUA148
Abstract This collection houses the congratulatory certificates and notes sent to Elon President, Connie Ledoux Book when her presidency was announced.
Dates: 2018

Convocation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA009
Abstract This collection includes documents relating to the Convocation ceremonies held at Elon University, beginning in 1962 and continuing to present day. The collection is arranged chronologically by the date of the convocation.
Dates: 1962-ongoing

Coronavirus Pandemic Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA154
Abstract This is a collection of materials related to the Coronavirus or COVID-19 Pandemic of 2020-2021, which had a tremendous impact on the world, the United States of America, and Elon University. Elon, like other institutions, had to enact safety measures and change operations in order to deal with the pandemic, the scale of which had not happened since the 1918-1920 Influenza Epidemic a century before. The collection includes emails, as well as official documents from Elon University such as...
Dates: 2020-2021

Cultural Calendar Collection

 Collection
Identifier: EUA038
Abstract This collection is comprised of the Cultural Calendars which summarize the music, visual, theatre, and lecture events that have taken place at Elon each year. The collection is arranged chronologically. The Belk Library Archives and Special Collections has an internal database that documents all the specific events included in the collection. Please consult a member of the Archives staff for more information about specific events included in the collection.
Dates: 1974-Ongoing

Dewey Hooper Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.011
Abstract This collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material, and then into seven series. Where applicable, within each series the materials are arranged chronologically. The seven series are: Artifact; Books; Correspondence; Lists; Literary Productions; Photographs; Printed Material. Most of the materials in this collection pertain to Dewey Hooper as a student at Elon College during 1939 and 1940 and as a member of the US Army Air Forces Reserve during the early stages of WWII.
Dates: 1939 - 1994

D.J. Bowden Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.012
Abstract This collection primarily contains Correspondence and Printed Materials that relate to WWII, Elon College during WWII, and the Sigma Phi Beta fraternity at Elon College. The collection is arranged alphabetically by type of material into eight series, then chronologically within each series, where applicable. The series are: Correspondence; Financial Documents; Lists; Literary Productions; Maps; Photographs; Printed Material; Prints and Drawings. Specifically, much of the Correspondence was...
Dates: 1942 - 1993

Donald P. Flick Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.028
Abstract Dr. Donald P. Flick compiled the contents of this collection during his research for a book on the history of the UCC churches and institutions of the Western North Carolina Association of the Southern Conference. This book, Churches Related, was co-authored by Dr. Flick and Dr. Thomas R. Hamilton and was published in 2008. The most common forms of material in this collection are survey questionnaires and photographs. Completed questionnaires in this collection returned by churches and...
Dates: 1955 - 2008

Dr. C. E. Newman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.Coll.#059
Abstract This collection consists of the papers of Dr. C. E. Newman, minister and Historian of the Southern Christian Convention. Included are historical reports, sermons, Sunday School lessons, funeral orations, correspondence, and business documents. The papers were collected from Dr. Newman’s study at the Union Congregational Church in Virgilina, Virginia, and donated to the Church History Room of Elon College.
Dates: 1920s - 1940s