Bishop Christian Church records

Bishop Christian Church records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Bishop Christian Church (Bishop, Ga.).
Title: Bishop Christian Church records
Dates: 1940s-1970s
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 space 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.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

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

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bishop Christian Church records. MS 3025. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11-4Bulletins, announcements
 
5Christian Messenger (1959-1963)
 
6Programs
 
7Transfer records
 
8Correspondence
 
9Christian Women's Fellowship
 
10Newspaper clippings
 
11-12Pictures
 
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)
 
21943-1947 Records
 
31969-1974 Records
 
41974-1979 Records
 
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