The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1820-1948
Inclusive dates
1820-1948
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Session minutes and register, 1820-1919. The session minutes cover the period, 8 April 1820-14 January 1837. Also includes congregational meeting minutes, 19 November 1836, 4 January 1837, 23 February 1858, and 8 March 1859; membership lists, n.d. and 1913-1919; and baptisms, 1828, 1914, 1916. (Accession 29825a)
  • Session minutes and register, 1839-1919. The session minutes cover the period, 3 November 1839-21 September 1919. Also includes congregational meeting minutes. The register contains members, 1839-1912; infant baptisms, 1840-1895; and adult baptisms, 1839-1872. (Accession 29825b)
  • Session minutes and register, 1919-1925. The session minutes cover the period, 19 October 1919-31 March 1925. The celebration of the church's centennial is recorded in the first session. The register contains the complete church roll for 1920. (Accession 29825c)
  • Session minutes and register, 1927-1932. The session minutes cover the period, 10 June 1927-1 June 1932, and refer to the session as the "Session of Keswick Kirk." These minutes are not complete for the entire period. The register is only a brief membership list of three pages. (Accession 29825d)
  • Session minutes and records, 1935-1948, including sessional records; financial records to 1945; and records of congregational meetings, 1937-1948. An entry for 14 August 1945 records the sale of Boyd's Tavern Chapel, which was owned by the South Plains Church. (Accession 29825e)
  • Historical sketches, 1886, 1937. Includes two histories of the church: a manuscript of the "History of South Plains Church, Albemarle County, Virginia," written in 1886 by an unidentified author; and a typed copy of "A Brief History of the South Plains Presbyterian Church, Keswick, Va.," written by the Reverend J. Lee McLean in 1937. (Accession 29825f)
  • Miscellaneous records, n.d., consisting of two sets of records. The first set is two pages of handwritten notes taken from a history of the Charlottesville Presbyterian Church for the period from 1820 to 1833 compiled by Eva Harris Somerville. These notes relate to South Plains Church. The second set is a typescript of a brief talk prepared for the presentation of a memorial gift to South Plains Church commemorating the life of James Neville Black, Jr. (1893-1933). (Accession 29825g)
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Action
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Biographical or historical data
This church, located in Keswick, Albemarle County, was said to have been organized in 1819.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Records
Label
(microform)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
vesicular
Extent
1
Generation
unknown
Immediate source of acquisition
Wilson, Howard M., Rev.
Positive negative aspect
negative
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000496191
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
b
ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reel.

Library Locations

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