Young Ladies Mission Band record books, 1884-1919
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Brief Description: The Young Ladies Mission Band record Books (1971-128-1 - 4) is a collection of minute books and treasurer books used by the Young Ladies Mission Band, a society of Litchfield’s First Congregation Church founded to collect funds for missionary work. The books outline the routine of their meetings, planning of events, and giving and receiving of funds. The organization gave money for projects in places such as South Africa (Inada), India, Mexico, Japan, China, Czechoslovakia, and Spain. Please see the below detalied descriptions for more information on each item.
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at]
Record Series Number: 00/1971-128-1 - 4
Created by: First Congregational Church Young Ladies Mission Band
Volume: 4.0 Items
Acquired: 11/31/1971.

The collection is composed of 4 items arranged:

Item 1: Minute Book 1884 to 1886

Item 2: Treasurer's Book 1884 to 1907

Item 3: Minute Book 1897 to 1908

Item 4: Minute Book 1917 to 1919

Biographical Note for First Congregational Church Young Ladies Mission Band : The organization was founded on November 15th, 1884. The organization raised money or foreign missions, and all the money was sent to the Women's Board of Missions.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
First Congregational Church of Litchfield
First Ecclesiastical Society (Litchfield, Conn.)
Genres/Forms of Material
Minute books
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain. There are no restrictions on use. Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Acquisition Notes: First Congregation Church of Litchfield  Gift
PreferredCitation: Young Ladies Mission Band record books (1971-128-1 - 4), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, P.O. Box 385, 7 South Street, Litchfield, Connecticut, 06759