Title of Collection

University Avenue Church of Christ (Austin, TX), Records

Document Type

Finding Aid

Publication Date


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Inclusive Dates--Bulk


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains material gathered about and produced by the University Avenue Church of Christ in Austin, TX, concerning the history and establishment on the congregation, its ministries and activities.

Donor Note

Donated by Bert Crowson


I. Founding Documents A. Elders Minutes Books B. Financial Statements/reports C. Directories and Membership Lists-UA D. Legal Documents II. Bulletins III.Bert Crowson Historical Files A. Photographs B. Newspaper Clippings C. Articles D. Notebook(s) of Historical Material-"Historical Chronology" E. Audio Reels or Other Media (CD's. DVD's, etc.) F. UA Special Events Book/Booklets G. General UA History H. Obituaries of UA Members I. Treasury Robbery J. Other Congregations K. Miscellaneous Oversize Materials

Content List

Box 1 [First Folder] Finding Aid Series I: Founding Documents A. Elders Minutes Books (5 folders) Elders Minutes Books (2 bound books) B. Financial Statements/reports (1 folder) Financial Statements/reports (2 binders) Financial Statements/reports (1 accordion folder) C. Directories and Membership Lists-UA (2 folders) D. Legal Documents (1 folder) Box 2 Series II: Bulletins and additional media Bulletins (4 folders) Bulletins (2 loosely bound covers) DVDs, CD roms, and cassette tapes Box 3 Series III: Bert Crowson Historical Files A. Photographs (3 folders) Photographs--Color (1 folder) Photographs--Black and White (1 folder) Photographs--Places (1 folder) Photographs (1 binder) B. Newspaper Clippings (1 folder) C. Articles D. Notebooks Historical Chronology, UA Church of Christ (3 folders) Historical Chronology, People (1 folder) Historical Chronology, Showalter (1 folder) Historical Chronology, Institute for Christian Studies (1 folder) Historical Chronology, Christian Service Center (1 folder) Historical Chronology, Central Christian Church (1 folder) Box #4 E. Audio Reels or Other Media (CD's, DVD's, etc.) (1 Folder) F. UA Special Events Books/Booklets (1 folder) G. General UA History (1 folder) H. Obituaries of UA Members (1 folder) I. Treasury Robbery (1 folder) J. Other Congregations (1 folder) K. Miscellaneous (1 folder) and Bulletins (14 bound books of Outreach) Oversize materials: Boxes #5-7 Founding Documents--Elders Minutes Books (1 binder) Bert Crowson Historical Files--Historical Chronology, (2 binders) Binders 1-2 of UA collection (2 binders) Binders 3-6 of UA collection (4 binders) My Gift for the Living (1 binder) Friends of the Library (1 binder)


Churches of Christ--Texas



Extent of Collection

11.5 linear feet (7 boxes)

Manuscript Number

Center for Restoration Studies Manuscript #430

Physical Location

Center for Restoration Studies

Use Restrictions

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

Processing Status


Finding Aid created by

Sarah Dillinger

Subjects--Personal Names

Showalter, George Henry Pryor, 1870-1954


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