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Keystone League of Christian Endeavor of Mount Rock United Evangelical Church Minutes, 1890

Keystone League of Christian Endeavor of Mount Rock United Evangelical Church Minutes, 1890
Mss. Acc. 2010.195
0.05 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Articles of Association, member list and meeting minutes, 1890,  of the Mount Rock chapter of the Keystone League of Christian Endeavor, at Mount Rock, Franklin County, Pennsylvania.

The following description was provided by the seller:

"The group was organized by Rev. C. F. Garret, pastor of the Mount Rock congregation of the Evangelical Association which became the United Evangelical Church."

"Included are full details about the group's first meeting on May 6, 1894. That meeting was officiated by Pastor C. F. Garret.  Also involved in that meeting were two church members from nearby Mount Holly Springs, in Cumberland County: Brother Wollet and J. E. Newcomer. In the second half of this book, the minutes are taken by recording secretary Ottis Albright."

"The volume also lists the officers of this group.  The first officers were President William H. Lehmon, Vicepresident George Finkenbinder, Recording Secretary H. O. Hefflefinger, Corresponding Secretary Mrs. David Cooper, Treasurer E. M. Handshew, Committees Emma Sprout, etc.  The book also lists succeeding officers, who followed these first officers in later years."

"Also included is information about the group's various committees: Sunday school committee, Prayer meeting committee, Church flowers committee, Missionary committee, Temperance committee, etc."

For more detailed information, also provided by the seller, see folder link below.

Keystone League of Christian Endeavor
Pennsylvania--Religious life and customs--19th century
Protestant churches--History--19th century--Sources
Minute books

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Keystone League of Christian Endeavor of Mount Rock United Evangelical Church (Mount Rock, Pa.) Minute Book, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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