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Young Ladies Mission Band record books

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Young Ladies Mission Band Minute Book

Treasurer's Book

Minute Book

Minute Book



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Young Ladies Mission Band record books, 1884-1919 | Litchfield Historical Society

By Benjamin Bradley

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Collection Overview

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ID: 00/1971-128-1 - 4

Primary Creator: First Congregational Church Young Ladies Mission Band

Extent: 4.0 Items. More info below.

Arrangement:

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

Date Acquired: 11/31/1971

Subjects: First Congregational Church of Litchfield, First Ecclesiastical Society (Litchfield, Conn.)

Forms of Material: Minute books

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

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.

Collection Historical Note

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.

Biographical Note

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.

Subject/Index Terms

First Congregational Church of Litchfield
First Ecclesiastical Society (Litchfield, Conn.)

Administrative Information

Repository: Litchfield Historical Society

Alternate Extent Statement: 4 bound notebooks.

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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 Source: First Congregation Church of Litchfield

Acquisition Method: Gift

Preferred Citation: 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


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The Minute Book outlines meetings of the Young Ladies Mission Band. Two small items are in the back of the book; one of the items is a letter from Cornelia B. Smith, the president of the organization. The letter is asking for a donation and describes that missionary work is declining because of a lack of gifts.


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