Worcester, Massachusetts. Adams Square Congregational Association. Records, 1898-2011.

Collection Information
Title:

Adams Square Congregational Association (Worcester, Mass.) records, 1898-2011.

Creator(s):

Adams Square Congregational Association (Worcester, Mass.)

Dates:

1898-2011

Extent:

5 records cartons (5 linear feet)

Collection ID #:

RG 5046

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is available, unrestricted, for access by researchers.

Copyright: Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], in the Adams Square Congregational Association (Worcester, MA.) records, RG 5046. The Congregational Library and Archive, Boston, MA.

Language:

English

Processing information:

Collection accessioned by Sari Mauro, November 9, 2012.

Revision History:

This collection has been minimally processed for access. Please contact the archivist or librarian for more information.

Abstract:

Adams Square Congregational Association was founded in 1898. They were a member of the United Church of Christ. They closed their doors in the latter portion of 2011. Records in this collection document the founding, life, and dissolution of the church. Note: This collection has been minimally processed for access and is available for researcher access.

Acquisition Information:

Collection donated to the Congregational Library and Archive, November 2012.

Organizational History

Adams Square Congregational Association was founded in 1898. They were a member of the United Church of Christ. They closed their doors in the latter portion of 2011.

 

Scope of Collection

This collection contains records pertaining to the formation of the association, bylaws, men's and women's fellowship, and the Lincoln Burncoat Men's group. Included in this collection are financial records, annual reports, and records of the standing committee, the clerk, the treasurer, and the deacons. Also included are membership listings and records of the church's dissolution.

 

Arrangement

This collection has not been arranged. The order delineated in this guide is the original order in which the records were given to the library.

 

Related Material

Please search the library's online catalog for related materials.

 

Access Terms

Adams Square Congregational Association (Worcester, Mass.)

Worcester County (Mass.) - Church history.

Worcester (Mass.) - Church history.

 

Container List

Note: Boxes 1-4 came with box contents lists prepared by an entity at the donating church. These lists have been transcribed below. Box 5 did not include a pre-prepared list. The list included here was complied at accession.

Box 1
  Annual reports 1936-2012
  Programs Anniversary  
  Charter members of church  
  Charter and real estate papers  
  Letter to Rev. Evitas [??] – we rented to them and then they bought the [???] from us  
  Women's Fellowship Records  
  Bylaws  
  Dissolution letter from State date 10/2011  
Box 2
  Ledgers  
    Standing Committee  
    Clerks  
    Deacons  
Box 3
  Ledgers  
    Women's Fellowship  
    Men's Fellowship  
Box 4
  Treasurer Records  
Box 5
  Records
  Including disposition and closing
2009-2011
  Financial records  
  Record book 1898
  Index of members, 1898 to ____  
  Lincoln Burncoat Men … Secretary's reports May 1953-Dec 1951
  Lincoln Burncoat Men records  

 

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