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Young Ladies Mission Band record books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1971-128-1 - 4

Scope and Contents

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.

Dates

  • Created: 1884-1919
  • Other: Date acquired: 07/11/1973

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection are in the public domain.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.

Biographical or Historical Information

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.

Note written by Benjamin Bradley

Extent

4.00 items

4 bound notebooks. other_unmapped

4.00 items

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

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

Source of Acquisition

First Congregation Church of Litchfield

Method of Acquisition

Gift

Existence and Location of Originals

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Related Materials

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Title
Young Ladies Mission Band record books
Author
Benjamin Bradley
Date
03/06/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Litchfield Historical Society Repository

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