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Contact Information:Belk Library Archives and Special Collections
2550 Campus Box
Elon, North Carolina
|Repository:||Elon University. Belk Library Archives and Special Collections|
|Title:||Church History Academies, Schools, etc. Collection, 1836 - 2009|
|Language of Material:||Material in English|
|Location:||The collection is located in Belk Library Archives Satellite Shelving at Elon University. Please contact the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for further details about the location.|
|Abstract:||This is a collection of materials that were published about various colleges and schools that were related to the Christian Church, the Congregational Church, the Congregational Christian Church, or the United Church of Christ. The majority of the institutions are located in the United States, although there is some international representation. Please refer to the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection" for more specific information about what is included in the collection.|
|Extent:||0.5 linear feet, 1 archival box|
Collection is open for research.
The nature of the Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The Archives and Special Collections of Belk Library claims only physical ownership of most materials. The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to the U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research of otherwise should be fully credited with the source.
[Identification of item], Church History Academies, Schools, etc. Collection, Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, Elon University, Elon, NC, USA.
Unknown. Materials collected and assembled over many years to form collection.
Processed by Katie Nash, December, 2007
Encoded by Shaunta Alvarez, October, 2011
This is a collection of materials that were published about various colleges and schools that were related to the Christian Church, the Congregational Church, the Congregational Christian Church, or the United Church of Christ. The majority of the institutions are located in the United States, although there is some international representation.
The institution most heavily represented is Franklinton Christian College, located in Franklinton, North Carolina. These materials date from 1858 to 1998, with the majority of items being from the 1930s and 1940s. Documents include (but are not limited to) certificates of incorporation, constitution and by-laws, financial documents, newspaper clippings, reports and meeting minutes, and general histories.
Another well-represented institution is Catawba College, located in Salisbury, North Carolina. These materials date from 1969 to 1976 and include fliers, programs, and the Campus Journal.
Junto Academy, located between Orange and Alamance Counties, North Carolina, has materials dated 1836 to 1841. These items include certificates of incorporation, a map of the area, newspaper clippings, and general histories.
The remaining institutions represented in this collection have one or two folders for each which cover a variety of dates and include materials such as correspondences, newspaper clippings, booklets, brochures, and general histories. Please refer to the section below titled "Detailed Description of the Collection" for more specific information about what is included in the collection.
This collection is arranged alphabetically by the name of the academy, school, or institution represented in the collection. Within each name, contents are arranged by type of material then chronologically.
These and related materials may be found under the following headings in online catalogs.
|Christian Church South -- History|
|Christian Church -- Education|
|Elon University -- Archival resources|
Please consult with the Archivist and Special Collections Librarian for additional information about related materials to this collection.
|Box 1. Inclusive: 1836-2009. Bulk: 1950s-1970s.
52 Folders. circa 160 Items.
|Atlanta Theological Seminary-Booklets-1929|
|Atlanta Theological Seminary-Newspaper Clippings-1929|
|Catawba College-Newsletter Clipping-1969|
|Cokesbury College-Newspaper Clipping-2009|
|Congregational Christian College Council-Booklet-1952|
|Federal Theological Seminary (Alice, South Africa)-Correspondence-1972|
|Franklinton Christian College-Booklet-1951|
|Franklinton Christian College-Brochure-Undated|
|Franklinton Christian College-Certificates (of Incorporation)-1891|
|Franklinton Christian College-Constitution and By-laws-1929-1940|
|Franklinton Christian College-Correspondence-Undated|
|Franklinton Christian College-Correspondence-1930-1957|
|Franklinton Christian College-Essays-Undated|
|Franklinton Christian College-Financial Documents-1930|
|Franklinton Christian College-General Histories|
|Franklinton Christian College-Insurance-1934|
|Franklinton Christian College-Invoice (Shipments)-1937|
|Franklinton Christian College-Lists-1939|
|Franklinton Christian College-Lists-1951|
|Franklinton Christian College-Meeting Minutes-1945-1951|
|Franklinton Christian College-Member List-Board-1935|
|Franklinton Christian College-Miscellaneous|
|Franklinton Christian College-Newspaper Clippings-1858|
|Franklinton Christian College-Newspaper Clippings-1882|
|Franklinton Christian College-Newspaper Clippings-1892|
|Franklinton Christian College-Newspaper Clippings-1900|
|Franklinton Christian College-Newspaper Clipping-1998|
|Franklinton Christian College-Report (Treasurer's)-1930-1932|
|Holy Neck Female Seminary-General Information|
|Hood Theological Seminary-General Information-1995-1998|
|Jireh College-Newspaper Clipping-1961|
|Junto Academy-Certificates (of Incorporation)-1838-1839|
|Junto Academy-General Information|
|Junto Academy-Newspaper Clippings-1836|
|Junto Academy-Newspaper Clippings-1841|
|Lancaster Theological Seminary-Correspondence-1998|
|Mt. Vernon Goodwin School-General Information|
|Oberlin College-Newspaper Clipping-1959|
|Southern Union College (Wadley, Alabama)-Correspondence-1967|
|Southern Union College (Wadley, Alabama)-Essays-Undated|
|Southern Union College (Wadley, Alabama)-Flyer-Undated|
|Suffolk Collegiate Institute-Advertisements-1870-1890|
|Suffolk Collegiate Institute-General Information|