Mt. Eden Christian Church records, 1886-1949

Descriptive Summary

Title
Mt. Eden Christian Church records, 1886-1949
Creator
Mt. Eden Christian Church (Ky.)
Extent
1 reel of microfilm (partial)
Subjects
Smith, Jennie.
Hamilton College (Lexington, Ky.)
Mt. Eden Christian Church (Ky.)
Women college students--Kentucky--Lexington.
Christians--Kentucky--Jessamine County.
Church records and registers--Kentucky--Jessamine County.
Jessamine County (Ky.)--Church history.
Account books.
Diaries.
Minutes
Arrangement
Organized by type; some records are arranged chronologically or alphabetically.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Jennie Smith was a student at Hamilton College, in Lexington, Ky. It is not clear how her papers came to be included with the church's.
Scope and Content
This is a collection of records of the Mt. Eden Christian Church and some personal papers of Jennie Smith. The church records include minutes of church meetings, account books, record books containing lists of members and their status within the church and records of donations made to the church. Jennie Smith's diary for part of 1901 is included, along with a volume of notes she took at Hamilton College.

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