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

 
BoxFolder
11-4Bulletins, announcements
 
5 Christian Messenger, 1959-1963
 
6Programs
 
7Transfer records
 
8Correspondence
 
9Christian Women's Fellowship
 
10Newspaper clippings
 
11-12Photographs
 
13Sunday School records
 
14Envelopes and pledge cards
 
BoxFolder
21Pew fans
 
2Church signs
 
3Checks
 
4Minutes
 
5Financial bills
 
6Receipts
 
7-9Attendance records, 1954-1959
 
BoxFolder
31BBQ Records, 1959
 
2Church records, 1943-1947
 
3Church records, 1969-1974
 
4Church records, 1974-1979
 
5Pledge cards
 
Bank records
 
Carton
1Sunday School Secretary Record Books, Minute Books, 1960-1989
 
Hymns and chorus records
 
Financial journals
 
Address books
 
Scrapbook
 
Photo album