The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1832-1947
Inclusive dates
1832-1947
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Includes charters, minutes, registers, and records for auxiliary groups. Accession 20793 is a minute book, 1832-1851, which documents the organization and development of the church. Brief obituaries of some members are included. Membership lists show original members (1832), as well as members for the years 1834-1836 and 1839
  • Accession 31640 is on microfilm. It includes the minute book described in Accession 20793; Sycamore Church registers and minutes, 1852-1859 and 1860-1874; records of the Committee of Male Members, 1874; Building Committee minutes, 1870-1872; charter members of the Third Christian Church (Richmond, Va.), a group which split off from the Seventh Street Christian Church; minutes of the Seventh Street Christian Church, 1876-1889, which include financial records; church officers' minutes, 1888-1900 and 1900-1912; registers, 1907-1936 and 1937-1947; list of church members, 1885-1920; Sycamore Church register, 1865-1886; minutes of congregational meetings, 1907-1920, which includes a printed copy of the constitution and by-laws (pp. 148-151); records of Emmaus Church (Caroline County, Va.), 1866-1888; minutes of the Women's Missionary Society, 1885-1896, including printed material, a song, and small notebook; Christian Women's Board of Mission Auxiliary secretary's books, 1896-1901 and 1901-1905 (the second volume includes a history of the auxiliary on pp. 14-16); Sycamore Church Young Men's Bible Student Class minutes, 1870, including constitution and by-laws; and Young Men's Missionary Society minutes, including roll of members, rules of order, constitution and by-laws, and minutes for 1877-1893
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Originally organized in 1832 by a group of dissenters from the First Baptist Church. It was first known as Sycamore Church. In 1872 its name was changed to Seventh Street Christian Church. The church moved to its present location in 1954.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Records
Label
(microform)
Base of film
unknown
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
  • 1
  • 3
Generation
service copy
Immediate source of acquisition
  • Jones, W. Mac
  • Seventh Street Christian Church
Organization method
Minute Book, 1832-1851 (Accession 20793, also available on Misc. Reel 897); MISC. REEL 897: Minute Books, 1832-1874; Committee of Male Members, 1874; Building Committee Minutes, 1870; Charter Members of the Third Christian Church, 1885, and Seventh Street Christian Church Minutes, 1876-1889; Church Officers' Minutes, 1888-1900; MISC. REEL 898: Church Officers' Minutes, 1900-1912; Registers, 1907-1947; Church Members, 1885-1920; Register, 1865-1886; Minutes of Congregational Meetings, 1907-1920; Emmaus Church (Caroline County, Va.) Records, 1866-1888; MISC. REEL 899: Women's Missionary Society Minutes, 1885-1896; Christian Women's Board of Mission Auxiliary Secretary's Books, 1896-1901, and 1901-1905; Minutes of Young Men's Bible Student Class, 1870, and Young Men's Missionary Society, 1872-1877 and 1877-1893 (Accession 31640).
Positive negative aspect
negative
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000496047
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unknown
Reproduction note
  • photostats (negative).
  • microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
  • v. (62 leaves).
  • reels.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
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