Title of Collection

Central and Northside Churches of Christ (Abilene, TX) Records, 1938-1976

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

11-9-2018

Inclusive Dates--Span

1938-1976

Inclusive Dates--Bulk

1945-1965

Scope and Content Note

Membership directories and financial ledgers detailing ministry income and expenses, building projects and special programs, 1945-1965. Of particular interest is a fund dedicated to the financial support of missionary Hettie Lee Ewing in her retirement at Gunter Home in Gunter, TX.

Biographical Note

Central and Northside Churches of Christ were located at 910 Cypress Street, Abilene, TX. Highland Church of Christ (Abilene, TX), owner of the property in 2016, donated to Center for Restoration Studies the records as they were still in the church building, several years after the closure of the former congregations.

Donor Note

Central and Northside Churches of Christ were located at 910 Cypress Street, Abilene, TX. Highland Church of Christ (Abilene, TX), owner of the property in 2016, donated to Center for Restoration Studies the records as they were still in the church building, several years after the closure of the former congregations.

Arrangement

Ledger books are housed in three acid-free boxes; one book was photographed by McGarvey Ice and discarded due to the presence of mold. Those images are located in the ACU Library Google Drive account. An accrual from University Manuscripts including meeting minutes, directories, bulletins, financial statements, and historical information was added (6/14/16).

Content List

Ledger books are housed in three acid-free boxes; one book was photographed by McGarvey Ice and discarded due to the presence of mold. Those images are located in the ACU Library Google Drive account.

Subjects

Churches of Christ--Texas, Churches of Christ--Texas (Abilene)

Language

ENGLISH

Extent of Collection

15 x 18 in (3 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #327

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

Open to researchers. Contact Milliken Special Collections to make an appointment.

Processing Status

Processed

Finding Aid created by

McGarvey Ice; Brady Cox

Subjects--Personal Names

Ewing, Hettie Lee

Comments

Please contact ACU's Special Collections and Archives if you would like more information about our Finding Aids or any other questions you may have concerning our other holdings. Thank you.

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