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Object ID 2006.7
Title Leonia Churches
Catalog type Archive
Scope & Content Half size document box contains 8 folders and 1 envelope. Folder 1- Excerpts from the 50th anniversary of the Borough "Churches of Leonia" (1944). Folder 2-All Saints Episcopal Church: photocopies of vintage postcards from the postcard collection, historical background, newspaper clipping about 100th anniversary celebration (1993), Cookbook from the church organization St. Katherine's Guild (circa 1900). Folder 3- Background on both Lutheran churches: Holy Trinity and Calvary also booklet on merging of both to become Holy Spirit in 1973. Folder 4- Methodist Church History, 50th anniversary pamphlet (1940), program women's auxiliary (1937), photocopy of photo of Arthur Brown, pastor who became an Army Chaplin during WW 1 (original in 2006.184.24). Folder 5- Mount Zion Baptist Church History, 50th anniversary banquet, 2 oral histories. Folder 6- Presbyterian Church- history, 50th anniversary pamphlet (1899-1949), historical events leading to the organization of the church in 1899, 90th anniversary addresses by Rev. Robt. Handy, Henry Sloan Prof. church history (1989), newsletter (1989), pamphlet for 100th anniversary. Folder 7- Saint Johns Catholic Church history, photos, pamphlet church school 50th anniversary, book 75th anniversary. Folder 8- True Reformed Dutch Church photocopy of photograph where it was relocated to Ridgefield, histories, taken over by Christian Reformed Church and located on Grand Ave. photocopies from postcard collection, newspaper clippings about cemetery. Envelope 9- Ledger of the Helping Hand Society of the Reformed Dutch Church (1908-1913).
Creator H. Burdock
Collection Churches
People Brown, Rev. Arthur- Methodist
Handy, Rev. Robert- Presbyterian
Sloan, Prof. Henry- guest speaker Presbyterian
Subjects Churches
All Saints Episcopal
Mount Zion Baptist
Saint Johns Catholic
True Reformed Dutch