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Central Christian Church records, 1853-1952, 1853

Part of Central Christian Church records, 1853-1952

kukm1f52m_69Guide to the Central Christian Church records, 1853-1952Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric WeigSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039 USAPhone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3 Copyright 2002University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC Database Date of source: n.d.Description is in English.Guide to the Central Christian Church records, 1853-1952Collection number: 1F52M-69Contact InformationSpecial CollectionsManuscriptsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=84&llib_id=13<ab_rank=3Processed by: Archives StaffEncoded by: Eric Weig Copyright 2002 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.Central Christian Church records, 1853-19521F52M-69Central Christian Church (Lexington, Ky.) 4 reels of microfilm.None online. Must visit contributing institution.The materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Smith, Rev. Leslie R., Central Christian Church, Lexington, loan while microfilming, August, 1952.Collection is open for research.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], Central Christian Church records, 1853-1952, 1F52M-69, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Central Christian Church began in 1816, when Barton W. Stone, founder of the Disciples of Christ denomination, established a congregation in Lexington. It was formally created as the Hill Street (Christian) Church in 1832. The church later moved to Main Street and changed its name to correspond to that address. The congregation moved to Short Street in 1894 and adopted the present name.These are microfilmed copies of the records of the Central Christian Church in Lexington, Kentucky. They include church registers from 1831 (transcript made in 1860) to 1924, treasurer's books covering 1896 to 1935, and missionary treasurer's books for 1896 to 1928. There are minutes for the church as a whole for the years 1853 to 1859 and minutes for several subunits, such as the Ladies Aid Society, building committees, and the Woman's Council, over various times in the period covered. It also has copies of financial records kept by Norah B. Taylor and Bella Withers, Bible class records kept by E. E. Snoddy and Mrs. I. J. Spencer, and various church publications such as the HISTORY OF THE WOMAN'S MISSIONARY SOCIETY by Edyth B. Prather. There are also lists of former members and a deed to the Hill Street Church property.Arranged by subject or type and thereunder chronologically.Snoddy, E. E.Spencer, I. J.Prather, Edyth B.Taylor, Norah Baker, 1864-Withers, Bella.Central Christian Church (Lexington, Ky.)Hill Street Church (Lexington, Ky.)Main Street Christian Church (Lexington, Ky.)Disciples of Christ--Kentucky.Women and religion.Church records and registers--Kentucky--Lexington.Lexington (Ky.)--Church history.Deeds.Minutes.RollsCentral Christian Church records, 1853-1952