Westminster Presbyterian Church COLLECTION

 

 

(Mss 105)

 

 

Inventory

 

 

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

 

February 1978

 

 

Contents

 

Summary

 

Container List

 

Index Terms

 

Procedures for Requesting Special Collections Materials

 

 

 

Summary

 

 

Size:                          ca. 1 linear foot

 

Geographic

locations:                 New Orleans, La.

 

Inclusive

dates:                        1849, 1873, 1885, 1928 – 1966

 

Summary:                Records of the Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1527 Harmony Street, New Orleans, Louisiana  70115.  Consists mainly of corres­pondence, financial records, minutes, and a variety of miscellany.

 

Source:                     Gift, February 1978

 

Access:                     No restrictions

 

Copyright:                Physical rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans.

 

Citation:                    Westminster Presbyterian Church Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans

 

 

 

Container List

 

 

105-1              Certificates of membership and dismission, n.d., June 12, 1951 - March 15, 1966.

 

105-2              Church bulletins, n.d., June 30, 1946; June 24, 1962 - August 7, 1966.

 

105-3              Clergyman's records of death, January 2, 1947 - December 21, 1957.

 

105-4              Communications from the Presbytery of New Orleans U.S.A., October 2, 1947 - June 14, 1956.

 

105-5              Correspondence, n.d., November 7, 1928 - December 11, 1969.

 

                        Financial records.

 

105-10                        Budget and financial statements, January 1, 1935 - June 1, 1966.  (Includes loan account book, December 19, 1951.)

 

105-11                        Deposit tickets to Presbyterian Extension Fund:  The National Bank of Commerce, January 3, 1938 - April 23, 1940.

 

105-24                        Dues book, January, 1936 - December 29, 1940.

 

105-12                        Treasurer's reports and supporting bills, n.d., May 31, 1936 - March 31, 1938.

 

105-16            Marriage certificates, October 4, 1849; September 20, 1873; July 15, 1885.

 

105-15            Membership lists, n.d., December, 1947; March 23, 1958; March 23, 1958.

 

                        Minutes.

 

105-7                          Board of Trustees, April 20, 1938 - April 13, 1939.

 

105-8                          Congregational, Corporation, and others, November 22, 1946 - November 2, 1966.

 

105-9                          Session, October 9, 1950 - September 16, 1962.

 

                        Miscellany.

 

105-21                        Includes flyleaf with B. M. Palmer signature, questionnaire, skits, n.d., constitution and by-laws of the New Orleans Ministerial Union, November 28, 1947.

 

105-22                        Includes articles relating to radio and television ministry, n.d., 1966.

 

105-23                        Includes collection envelopes, n.d., October 3, 1965; film catalogue, 1965.

 

105-19            Notebook containing Sunday School lesson plans, n.d.

 

105-6              Pastoral nominating committee:  Henry O. Moore file, January 3, 1955 - December 28, 1955.  (Original order maintained.)

 

105-20            Publications.  Includes Amplify, April, 1966; The Cable, n.d., 1964 - January 25, 1966; Christian Theological Seminary Bulletin, March, 1966 and June, 1966; Church Directory of Greater New Orleans, 1964; The Synod of Texas, October 15, 1966; Westwego Presbyterian Church Newsletter, n.d.; Yearbook: United Church Women of Louisiana 1958 - 1959.  See also church bulletins, 105-2.

 

105-13            Reports, n.d., 1948 - June 21, 1966.

 

105-17            Song sheets, n.d.

 

105-18            Sunday School teaching materials.  Includes missionary source book, n.d.; lesson plan book, 1961 - 1962; class roll books, 1964 - 1965.

 

105-14            Survey.  Includes membership, program, and staff data, September 1956.

 

 

 

Index Terms

 

 

Churches—Louisiana—New Orleans

Presbyterian Church in Louisiana

Westminster Presbyterian Church (New Orleans, La.)