Bishop Christian Church records

Bishop Christian Church records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Bishop Christian Church (Bishop, Ga.).
Title: Bishop Christian Church records
Dates: 1940-1989
Quantity: 2.2 Linear feet 3 document boxes, 1 carton
Coll. Number: ms3025

Biographical/Historical Note

Bishop Christian Church was located on U.S. Highway 441 in the town of Bishop, in Oconee County, Georgia. It was eventually bequeathed to Oconee County after disuse, and then used as office and meeting space for at least ten years. It recently has been used by the Oconee River Methodist Church.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of assorted church records, such as bulletins, handheld church fans, signs, board minutes, Sunday school attendance figures, and financial records.

Index Terms

Bishop Christian Church (Bishop, Ga.). -- Records and correspondence
Church bulletins.
Church records.
Churches of Christ--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Bishop Christian Church records, ms3025, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11-4Bulletins, announcements
5 Christian Messenger, 1959-1963
7Transfer records
9Christian Women's Fellowship
10Newspaper clippings
13Sunday School records
14Envelopes and pledge cards
21Pew fans
2Church signs
5Financial bills
7-9Attendance records, 1954-1959
31BBQ Records, 1959
2Church records, 1943-1947
3Church records, 1969-1974
4Church records, 1974-1979
5Pledge cards
Bank records
1Sunday School Secretary Record Books, Minute Books, 1960-1989
Hymns and chorus records
Financial journals
Address books
Photo album