Chicago, Illinois. Trinity German Congregational Church records, 1892-1942.

Collection Information
Title:

Chicago, Ill. Trinity German Congregational Church records, 1892-1942.

Creator(s):

Trinity German Congregational Church (Chicago, Ill.)
St. Trinity German Congregational Church (Chicago, Ill.)
St. Trinitatis Gemeinde (Chicago, Ill.)

Dates:

1892-1942

Extent:

2 boxes (0.75 cubic feet)

Collection ID #:

RG5231

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to this collection is unrestricted and open to the public.

Physical Access:

Binding on ledger in Box 1 is broken; fragile, handle with care.

Copyright: Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], in the Trinity German Congregational Church (Chicago, Ill.) records, RG5231. The Congregational Library & Archives, Boston, MA.

Language:

German and English

Processing information:

This collection has been accessioned and minimally processed for access by Cristina Prochilo, October 2014, using DACS Second Edition and MPLP. Please contact the archivist or librarian for more information.

Abstract:

Originally organized as St. Trinitatis Gemeinde in the Jefferson Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois in 1892, St. Trinity German Congregational Church was a member of the national German Conference and the Illinois Conference. This collection includes church records of the Trinity German Congregational Church. The records are in German until approximately 1935 when they are predominantly recorded in English. The records include minutes, meetings, and a church manual.

Note: This collection has been minimally processed for access and is available for researcher use.

Acquisition Information:

Items transferred to the Congregational Library & Archives in 2014 from the Chicago Theological Seminary.

Description

Historical Note

Originally organized as St. Trinitatis Gemeinde in the Jefferson Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois in 1892, St. Trinity German Congregational Church was a member of the national German Conference and the Illinois Conference.

 

Scope of Collection

This collection includes church records of the Trinity German Congregational Church. The records are in German until approximately 1935 when they are predominantly recorded in English. The records include minutes, meetings, and a church manual.

 

Further Searches

Subject Headings

Trinity German Congregational Church (Chicago, Ill.).

German Congregational Church.

Chicago (Ill.) - Church history.

General Conference of the German Evangelical Congregational Churches of North America.

 

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Arrangement

This collection has not been fully processed. The collection items are in the original order in which the records were given to the library.

 

Contents

  Date Box
Book I 1892-1914 B1
Book II Protocoll – Buch der evangelischen St. Trinitatis Gemeinde in Jefferson Park, Illinois organized 11 July 1892 1892-1911 B1
Buch III Protokollbuch des Frauenveneins der St. Trinitatis Gemeinde in Jefferson Park 1910-1915 B1
Book IV 1916-1935 B2
Book V 1935-1942 B2

 

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