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American Baptist Churches of the Great Rivers Region Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC18
Abstract Organization formed in 1968 to provide support for churches and auxiliary organizations that weremembers of the former Illinois Baptist State Convention and the Missouri Convention ofAmerican Baptists. Chartered as a not-for-profit corporation with headquarters in Springfield,Illinois. Governed by a regional board of directors that is responsible for developing regionalpolicy, financial matters and other business. Areas of interest include Christian education,evangelism, and world mission...
Dates: Created: 1805-1984; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1964

First Presbyterian Church of Springfield Records

 Collection
Identifier: BC218
Abstract Organized, January 30, 1828; principal organizer was John M. Ellis (1793-1855); first pastor was John G. Bergen (1790-1872).
Dates: Created: 1825-1971

Jonathan Park journal extracts

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1140
Scope and Contents Photocopies of pages from his journal listing the marriages, baptisms and deaths in the Park, Quinn, Moberley, Clark and Cobb families from 1843 through 1879. Typed copy of couples married by Park, 1852-1879; individuals baptized, 1848-1872; and funerals performed, 1853-1867.
Dates: Created: 1843 - 1879

Monmouth, Ill. Reformed Presbyterian Church minutes

 Collection — Box: 61
Identifier: MS-SC1061
Scope and Contents The minutes include those from this first meeting and through Nov. 3, 1866 and include the results of elections, the discussion of new members and their credentials, church activities and problems, business and those guilty of infraction and their treatment.
Dates: Created: 1847 - 1866

Paroisse de la Conception de Notre-Dame-des-Cascaskias parish register

 Collection — Box: 70
Identifier: MS-SC1254
Scope and Contents Parish register includes births, baptisms, marriages and deaths with all pertinent information given in French. The transcriber added a list of parish priests from 1695-1818, notes and a list of explanatory phrases.
Dates: Created: 1695 - 1729

Protestant Episcopal Church, Diocese of Illinois resolution

 Collection — Box: 68
Identifier: MS-SC1217
Scope and Contents Resolution by the Diocese of Illinois to pay towards a fund for the support of a bishop. Signed by Ninian Wirt Edwards, State Rep. James W. Singleton, and his wife Parthenia, Rev. Charles Dresser and his wife Louisa, Judge Samuel H. Treat, and A. Campbell
Dates: Created: November 1856

Springfield Harmonic Society (Springfield, Illinois) constitution and minutes

 Collection — Box: 83
Identifier: MS-SC1456
Scope and Contents Handwritten constitution, rules and by-laws of the society. Calls for a payment of five cents, not to exceed 25 cents, when the rules are not followed. Minutes provide outline of events at each meeting. Several pages in volume used as a personal account book.
Dates: Created: October 12 - December 23, 1835

Sugar Camp Creek Church of United Baptists records

 Collection — Box: 88
Identifier: MS-SC1507
Scope and Contents Typed copy of the constitution, articles of faith and rules of decorum from 1842. Minutes March 1842-April 1869, discuss church business, election of officers, acceptance of new members, loss of members, problems and punishment of errant members, acquiring property and new buildings and work of various committees. List of members.
Dates: Created: 1842 - 1869