[Records of Mother Bethel AME Church, 1760-1972] [microform]

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Corporate Author: Mother Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Format: Microfilm
Language:English
Published: 1760-1972.
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Table of Contents:
  • reel 1. Record, 1760-1874 and 1880-1891. Marriages until 1902. Large record book, 1871. Roll book of members, marriages, and baptisms, 1907-1912
  • reel 2. Minutes and financial book of the Trustees, 1863-1894 and account books, 1865-1891. Minutes of the Building Committee, 1889-1890
  • reel 3. Minutes of the Trustees, 1910-1933 and 1937-1944. Trustees' ledger, 1897-1899. Receipt book by the Secretary, 1832-1847
  • reel 4. Receipt book, 1840-1847. Finance cash book, 1890-1894. Treasurer's receipts, 1894-1896. Finance Committee's book, 1897-1903. Trustees' receipts and expenditures, 1897-1899
  • reel 5. Cash book, 1909-1927. Trustees' financial ledger, 1927-1942
  • reel 5A. Receipts of leaders and stewards, 1846-1851. Minutes of the Official Board, leaders and stewards, etc., 1848-1849. Account book of leaders and stewards, 1851-1858
  • reel 6. Class book, names and contributions, 1852-1854 and 1872-1894. Roll of classes, 1874-1877. Minutes of the Board of Stewards, 1876. Receipts of the Stewards, 1879-1886. Minute book of the Official Board, 1887-1890. Account book of the Board of Stewards, 1887-1901. Minute book of the Official Board, 1890-1900
  • reel 7. Class roll book, ca. 1890. Minutes of the Corporation, 1894-1950. Book listing trustees, stewards, local preachers, class leaders and members, 1901. Minutes of the Corporation, reports from the Trustees, 1951-1972
  • reel 8. Minutes of the Union Benevolent Sons of Bethel AME Church (burial society), 1826-1844. Minute and trial book, 1822-1835 and 1838-1851. Minute book, United Daughters of Tapsico Society, 1837-1847. Appointment of ministers to mission churches, 1839-1844. Minute book, 1859-1865. Names of scholars in the Sunday School. Catalog of books in the Sunday School Library, 1864
  • reel 9. Sunday School book, ca. 1860 and 1934-1939. Minutes of the Preachers' Association, Philadelphia Conference, 1897-1901. Minutes of the Richard Allen Christian Endeavor, 1902-1910. Book of membership rolls, ca. 1916
  • reel 10. Minute book of the Ushers' Association, 1925-1930 and 1931-1941
  • reel 11. Bible presented to Richard Allen, 1802. Three "love feast" tickets, 1818 and 1823. "Free paper" for James Jacoby, 1840. Program of events souvenir book, 1878-1901. Solicitor's book, Grand Class Rally, 1892. Badge, Daughters of Allen, 1902. Ordination of Bishops Beckett and Ross, 1916. Burning of the mortgage, 1945. Visitors book registrations, 1901-1909, 1916 Centennial Conference, and 1923-1931
  • reel 12. Visitors book, 1931-1944, 1947-1949, and 1960-1970.