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First Presbyterian Church of Springfield Records

 Collection
Identifier: BC218

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of (1) Session minutes, 1828-1963; (2) board of trustees minutes, 1829-1956; (3) congregational meeting minutes, 1907-1966; (4) business ledgers and records, 1922-1967; (5) membership records, 1830-1966: (6) reports, published, 1889-1930; (7) Sunday Bulletins, 1931-1971; (8) missionary society records, 1873-1950; (9) miscellaneous records, 1858-1914; and (10) photographs and published material.

Dates

  • Created: 1825-1971

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

14.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Organized, January 30, 1828; principal organizer was John M. Ellis (1793-1855); first pastor was John G. Bergen (1790-1872).
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Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
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und

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collection Repository

Contact:
112 North Sixth Street
Springfield IL 62701 US
(217) 558-8923