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The manuscript index contains links to finding aids for the collections of the Booth Library.  Each finding aid has a description of that collection along with a listing of the items within that collection.  The Booth Library staff and volunteers are updating the index daily in order to make your research experience more productive.

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Collection TitleMC 19 ReligionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByCalvin Brewer; Caitlin Kenney
Date Completed:Summer 2006
Date Updated:Spring 2010
Provenance:The Religion Collection is a series of donations made by the community.
Terms:

 1st Presbyterian;  2nd Presbyterian;  Adventists; AME Zion;  Baptist; Beecher, Thomas;    Bentley, Richard;  Bethel Church;  Big Flats Episcopal;  Big Flats Presbyterian;  B'nai Israel;  Breesport Baptist;  Breesport Methodist Episcopal Church;  Catholic;  Cavalry Church;  Centenary M.E. Church;  Centenary Methodist;  Centenary United Methodist; Central Christian Church;  Century Church;  Chancel of Trinity Church;  Chemung Methodist Episcopal Church;  Christ Episcopal; Christian Endeavor Society; Christian Science;  Churches;  Congregation Shomray Hadath;  Dexter, E. W.;  Dundee Methodist Episcopal;  Elmira Baptist;  Episcopal;  Erin Methodist Episcopal;  Faith Temple;  First Baptist;  First Church of the Nazarene;  First Methodist;  First United Church of Christ;  Franklin Street Presbyterian;  German Evangelical;  Grace Church;  Hedding Methodist;  Henry, Rev. William T.;  Holy Trinity Lutheran;  Horseheads Methodist;  Horseheads Presbyterian;  Jewish;  Lake Street Presbyterian;  Lowman Church;  Lutheran;  Methodist;  Mormons;  Mount Saviour Benedictine Monastery;  Murdoch, David;  North Presbyterian;  Northside Community;  Notre Dame;  Oakwood Avenue Methodist Episcopal;  Oneida Community;  Our Lady of Lourdes;  Park Church;  Pentecostal;  Presbyterian;  Religion;  Riverside Methodist;  Russian Orthodox Church;  South Presbyterian;  St. Anthony's;  St. Casimir's;  St. Charles Borromeo;  St. John the Baptist;  St. Mary's;  St. Matthew's;  St. Nickolas;  St. Patrick's;  St. Peter & Paul;  St. Vincent De Paul;  St. Nicholas Ukrainian;  Stough Evangelistic Campaign;  Sullivanville Church;  Trinity Church;  United Methodist - Catlin;  Van Etten Churches;  Webb Mills Methodist;  Wellsburg Baptist;  Westminster Presbyterian;  Westside Methodist.

Notes:More information can be found in the following collections:  Alfred "Chick" Hilbert Files (CF 6100 - 6135); Archival Collection (Cl 05 - Mabel Wood Collection, CL 08 - J. Arthur Kieffer Collection, CL 12 - Carl Edward Howell Collection, CL 20 - Hardin Collection, CL 37 - Temple B'Nai Israel); Clark Wilcox Papers (CWP 1, 2, 18, 25, 26, 30, 36); Flat Files (FF); Manuscript Collection (MC 39 - Communications, MC 40 - Thomas Beecher/ Beecher Family, MC 74 - People, MC 82 - People); Maps, Architectural Drawings, Oversized (MP); Photograph Collection (PC 20, 37, 38, 39, 74); Postcard Collection (PTC); Stereographic Cards (SC 4), Subject Files (VF 380-010 - 380-225).
Extent3 linear feet
Date Span1870-present
AbstractThe Religion Collection contains church brochures, programs, histories and other documents relating to the various churches located in Elmira and Chemung County.


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Records - Minutes and attendance for the seventh annual meeting of various Elmira churches, June 27, 1885.RecordsJ0801
Program - Union Lenten Services, Elmira Council of Churches, March 27, 1949.ProgramJ0802
Program - Union Baccalaureate Service, Pennsylvania Avenue Methodist Church, June 21, 1959.ProgramJ0803
Program - Inter-Denominational Evangelistic Series, First Baptist Church, c. 1960-1970.ProgramJ0804
Program - Interfaith Bicentennial Worship Service, Chemung County Bicentennial Commission, July 4, 1976.ProgramJ0805
Program - "Let's Share Summer '78 Together" Interfaith Schedule, 1978.ProgramJ0806
Program - Interfaith services of Thanksgiving and Praise, Temple B'nai Israel and North Presbyterian Church: November 24, 1986; November 23, 1987; November 22, 1988.ProgramJ0807
Booklet - Chemung County Church Directory, Chemung County Council of Churches, c. 1970-1974.BookletJ0901
Booklet - Chemung County Church Directory, Chemung County Council of Churches, c. 1975-1976.BookletJ0902
Booklet - Chemung County Church Directory, Chemung County Council of Churches, 1977.BookletJ0903
Booklet - Chemung County Church Directory, Chemung County Council of Churches, 1990.BookletJ0904
Newsletter - Chemung County Council of Churches, December 1989.NewsletterJ1001
Newsletter - Chemung County Council of Churches: February, May (2 versions), June, October, November, December, 1990.NewsletterJ1002
Newsletter - Chemung County Council of Churches: January, February, March, April, August, September, October, November, December, 1991.NewsletterJ1003
Newsletter - Chemung County Council of Churches: January, February, March, April, May, June, August, September, October, November, December, 1992.NewsletterJ1004
Newsletter - Chemung County Council of Churches: January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December, 1993.NewsletterJ1005
Newsletter - Chemung County Council of Churches: January, April, May, June (2 versions), October, November, December, 1994.NewsletterJ1006
Newsletter - Chemung County Council of Churches: January, February, March, April, 1995.NewsletterJ1007
Reports - Annual report of events and committees, Chemung County Council of Churches, 1989.ReportsJ1101
Report - Minutes from the Executive Board Meeting, Chemung County Council of Churches, March 14, 1990.ReportJ1102
Program - "Recovering Our Relationship with the Earth" Spring Dinner Meeting, Chemung County Council of Churches, April 30, 1990.ProgramJ1103
Program - Annual Fall Assembly Meeting, Chemung County Council of Churches, October 15, 1990.ProgramJ1104
Record - Executive Board Meeting Agenda, Chemung County Council of Churches: November 14, December 12, 1990.RecordJ1105
Record - Executive Board Meeting Agenda, Chemung County Council of Churches: January 9, March 13, April 10, June 12, September 11, October 9, December 11, 1991.RecordJ1106
Program - Annual Spring Meeting, Chemung County Council of Churches, May 13, 1991.ProgramJ1107
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