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Lemon Grove Congregational Church Records, 1871-1996 | Special Collections & University Archives

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Collection Overview

Title: Lemon Grove Congregational Church Records, 1871-1996Add to your cart.

Primary Creator: Lemon Grove Congregational Church (1894-)

Extent: 18.02 Linear Feet

Arrangement:

I. General Administrative Records

II. Correspondence

III. Organizations & Activities

IV. Women's Organizations & Activities

V. Financial Records

VI. Photographs

VII. Oversized Materials

Subjects: Congregational Church (Lemon Grove, Calif.)--Archives, Congregational churches--California--Lemon Grove--History--Sources, Congregational churches--California--Lemon Grove--Sources, Lemon Grove (Calif.)--Church history--Sources, Lemon Grove (Calif.)--Social conditions--Sources, Lemon Grove (Calif.)--Social life and customs--Sources

Forms of Material: Organizational Records, Photographs

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection includes correspondence, minutes of meetings of Trustees and Deacons, financial records, annual reports, records of the Missionary Society, Sunday School, Ladies Aid, Women's Fellowship, Women's Council, Golden Circle, photographs, and miscellany.  The records relate to churches and religious organizations, cultural affairs, economic conditions, education, Lemon Grove, schools, social conditions, social service agencies, and women.

Biographical Note

The Lemon Grove Congregational Church was established in 1894.  In addition to providing sectarian services to the community, the church has sponsored a number of nondenominational social service organizations.

Subject/Index Terms

Congregational Church (Lemon Grove, Calif.)--Archives
Congregational churches--California--Lemon Grove--History--Sources
Congregational churches--California--Lemon Grove--Sources
Lemon Grove (Calif.)--Church history--Sources
Lemon Grove (Calif.)--Social conditions--Sources
Lemon Grove (Calif.)--Social life and customs--Sources

Administrative Information

Repository: Special Collections & University Archives

Accruals: Initial Gift 1978, second accession April 17, 1985, third accession October 26, 1998 (Reverend L. Barrett Powell.)

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

Acquisition Source: Lemon Grove Congregational Church

Related Materials:

Lemon Grove Chamber of Commerce Records

Lemon Grove Coordinating Council Records

Lemon Grove Fruit Growers Association Records

Lemon Grove Historical Society Records

Preferred Citation: Identification of item, folder title, box number, Lemon Grove Congregational Church Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: General Administrative Records],
[Series 2: Correspondence],
[Series 3: Organizations & Activities],
[Series 4: Women's Organizations & Activities],
[Series 5: Financial Records],
[Series 6: Photographs],
[Series 7: Oversized Materials],
[All]

Series 1: General Administrative RecordsAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Constitution & By-laws, 1957-1982Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Church Clerk's book - minutes, 1894-1907Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Board of Trustees - minutes, 1894-1912, 1935-47, 1974-83Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Christian Endeavor - minutes, 1899-1904Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Church Council - minutes, 1968-71Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Church Council - minutes, 1972-74Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Church Council - minutes, 1975-77Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Church Council - minutes, 1978-79Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Church Council - minutes, 1980-82Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Church Council - minutes, correspondence, misc., 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Board of Deacons - minutes, 1950-53Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Board of Deacons - minutes, 1955-58Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Diaconate minutes, treasurer's reports, misc., 1971-76Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Board of Education - minutes, 1947-48Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Request for Special meeting, February 24-25, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Special meetings of the membership, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Annual reports, 1954-58, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Stewardship minutes, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Golden Circle Bible ClubAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book I - bylaws, minutes, 1937Add to your cart.
Item 2: Book II - minutes, 1946-50Add to your cart.
Item 3: Book III - minutes, 1953-56Add to your cart.
Item 4: Book IV - attendance, 1956-67Add to your cart.
Item 5: Book V - minutes, 1959-67Add to your cart.
Item 6: Book VI - minutes, 1955-59Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Golden Circle Bible ClubAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book IIIA - minutes, annual report, 1950-58Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Building Development Committee - correspondence, minutes, 1959-72Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Facility Use Agreements/Policies, ca., 1976-81Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Job Descriptions, ca., 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 24: U.C.C. Conference Reports & correspondence, 1976-87Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Memorial Book Committee, 1967-75Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Memorial Book & Fund correspondence, 1970-75Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Congregational Meetings - minutes, 1968-77Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Congregational Conference - minutes, 1952-56Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Cabinet Committee - membership list, minutes, special meetings minutes, 1945-55Add to your cart.
Folder 4: General Church Business - mailing list, Sunday announcements, member prospect lists, 1945-48Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Loan request, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Membership Directories, 1942-46 1957-64 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Church Roll & Record Book, 1907-1939Add to your cart.
includes minutes
Folder 8: Church Roll & Record Book, 1940-47Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Church Roll & Record Book, 1953-54Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Church Roll & Record Book, 1955-56Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Church Roll & Record Book, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Church Register, 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Church Register, 1959-60Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Sunday School Attendance BooksAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book I, 1896-99Add to your cart.
Item 2: Book II, 1899-1905Add to your cart.
Item 3: Book III, 1905-13Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Baby Guide's Manual: for Cradle Roll Superintendents & Visitors, 1950Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Cradle Roll Record Books, 1951-56, 1956-59Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Cradle Roll Record Books, 1959-64Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Membership Certificates, 1871-1953Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Membership Certificates, 1954-63Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Membership Certificates - receipts, 1958-62Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Membership Certificates - receipts, 1962-66Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Membership Certificates - receipts, 1966-67Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Membership Transfers, 1966-76Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Transfers - receipts, 1964-69Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Baptism Certificates, 1959-64Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Requests for Church letter - receipts, 1956-64Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Letter of Recommendation - receipts, 1959-62Add to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Order of Morning Worship, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Oder of Morning Worship, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Plans & Specifications for the Lemon Grove Congregational Church, ca., 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Plans & Specifications for Sanctuary Lantern, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Senior Housing, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 6: U.C.C. Yearbook, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 7: U.C.C. 70th Anniversary Yearbook, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 8: "Homelessness & Affordable Housing: a Resource Book for Church Groups", 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 9: "The California Story of Congregationalism," by George W. Haskell, 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 10: The Book of Psalms, 1953Add to your cart.
Audio Book
Folder 11: Guest Book on the Occasion of "The Burning of Our Mortgage", January 29, 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Address Book, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 13: The Lamplighter - newsletter, 1964-65Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Newspaper clippings, 1962-94Add to your cart.
Folder 15: 75th Anniversary - correspondence, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Living Memorial Certificates, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Crime Report/Security Recommendation sheet, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Inventory List, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Postcards of S.D. to Pastor & members, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Church construction & history - articles, misc. documents, ca., 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Misc. correspondence, documents, etc.Add to your cart.
Series 2: CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Correspondence, 1894-1913, 1944-52Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Correspondence, 1953-57Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Correspondence, 1958-62Add to your cart.
Series 3: Organizations & ActivitiesAdd to your cart.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Board of Home Missions - correspondence, 1946-51Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Every Member Canvasses, 1947-55Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Christian Education & Youth Programs, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Church World Service - correspondence, 1947Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Los Amigos (young adults) - correspondence, 1944-50Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Merger, 1947-56Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Zone Captains, 1951Add to your cart.
Series 4: Women's Organizations & ActivitiesAdd to your cart.
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Ladies Aid Society - minutesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book I, 1897-1902Add to your cart.
Item 2: Book II, 1902-06Add to your cart.
Item 3: Book III, 1936-43Add to your cart.
Item 4: Book IV, 1943-46Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Ladies Aid Society - minutesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book V, 1948-55Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Ladies Aid Society - Treasurer's Book, 1912-27Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Ladies Aid Society - receipts, 1898-1927Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Ladies Aid Society and Women's Missionary Society - minutes, 1902-15Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Women's Missionary Society - minutesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book III, 1917-21Add to your cart.
Item 2: Book IV, 1921-25Add to your cart.
Item 3: Book V, 1926-38Add to your cart.
Item 4: Book VI, 1938-49Add to your cart.
Item 5: Book VII, 1950-55Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Women's Missionary Society - Treasurer's Book, 1910-55Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Women's Missionary Society - correspondence, 1950Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Women's Council - minutes, August 7, 1950 - January 22, 1951Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Women's Service Group - memos, 1951-53Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Young Mrs. Club - member list & bylaws, 1950Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Concern Circle - minutes, August 2, 1966 - December 11, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Women's Fellowship Directory, 1980-86Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Women's Fellowship Board minutes, June 7, 1955 - December 12, 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Women's Fellowship Board minutes, January 9, 1963 - May 1, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Women's Fellowship Board minutes, April 9, 1968 - December 6, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Women's Fellowship minutes, May 6, 1955 - March 7, 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Women's Fellowship minutes, April 21, 1965 - December 15, 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Women's Fellowship minutes, January 19, 1972 - March 7, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Women's Fellowship minutes, March 21, 1979 - December 16, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Certificate of Appreciation to Mildred Huebsch, Women Helping Women Honoree, 1977Add to your cart.
Series 5: Financial RecordsAdd to your cart.
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Golden Circle Bible Club Ledger, 1940-58Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Bank Statements, 1926-49Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Bank Statements, 1925-51Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Building Committee - plans, correspondence, architectural schematics, 1946-59Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Building Committee - ledger, 1947-49Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Building Construction - funds, donations, 1894-1956Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Building Supplies - receipts, 1898-1910Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Finance Committee, 1946-49Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Payrolls, 1899-1949Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Printing Bills, 1946Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Receipts, 1951Add to your cart.
Folder 12: State & County Taxes, 1897-1909Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Treasurer's Report & misc. Financial, 1895-1912Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Accounts Payable, 1990-91Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Monthly & Quarterly Payroll Summary, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Monthly & Quarterly Payroll Summary, 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Monthly & Quarterly Payroll Summary, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Monthly & Quarterly Payroll Summary, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Monthly & Quarterly Payroll Summary, 1994Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Monthly & Quarterly Payroll Summary, 1995Add to your cart.
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Cash books/ledgersAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 1, 1914-16Add to your cart.
Item 2: Book 2, 1914-19Add to your cart.
Item 3: Book 3, 1917-18Add to your cart.
Item 4: Book 4, 1918-19Add to your cart.
Item 5: Book 5, 1920-22Add to your cart.
Item 6: Book 6, 1920-29Add to your cart.
Item 7: Book 7, 1922-29Add to your cart.
Item 8: Book 8, 1930-34Add to your cart.
Item 9: Book 9, 1930-41Add to your cart.
Item 10: Book 10, 1934-39Add to your cart.
Item 11: Book 11, 1939-44Add to your cart.
Item 12: Book 12, 1942-45Add to your cart.
Item 13: Book 13, 1945-47Add to your cart.
Item 14: Book 14, 1948-49Add to your cart.
Item 15: Book 15, 1949Add to your cart.
Item 16: Book 16, 1949-50Add to your cart.
Item 17: Book 17, 1951-52Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Church PledgesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 18, 1946-49Add to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Church PledgesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 19, 1951Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Receipts, PledgesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 20, 1951-52Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Church PledgesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 21, 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Church PledgesAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 22, 1955-56Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Treasurer's Reports, expenditures, collections, etc., 1951-56Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Church Treasurer's bookAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 23, 1899-1909Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Church Treasurer's bookAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 24, 1910-1913Add to your cart.
Folder 4: ReceiptsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Book 25, 1954Add to your cart.
Series 6: PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: photos of Sanctuary site, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 2: photos, 1960'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: photos, 1970'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: photos, 1980'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: photos, 1990'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Creative Art School, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 7: misc. photos, various datesAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: drawingsAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Photos slides, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Photo negatives, n.d.Add to your cart.
Series 7: Oversized MaterialsAdd to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Item 1: Photographs of ChurchAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Church Phot Layout (photocopied), n.d.Add to your cart.
Item 3: Member & Visitor ledger, 1952-55Add to your cart.
Item 4: Scrapbook - Golden Circle, 1937, 45Add to your cart.
Item 5: Scrapbook - Church General, 1965-75Add to your cart.
Item 6: print block of the Reverend & Mrs. Ernest M. Flower & Family, n.d.Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Item 1: Interior Landscape of Church, n.d.Add to your cart.
Item 2: Photograph poster of "The Superior People of the Superior Organ Company", n.d.Add to your cart.
Item 3: Architectural sketch of church exterior - aerial view, n.d.Add to your cart.
Item 4: Sketch of Proposed Maintenance Building, n.d.Add to your cart.
Item 5: California Legislature Assembly Resolution of the Lemon Grove Congregational United Church of Christ, September 1994Add to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: General Administrative Records],
[Series 2: Correspondence],
[Series 3: Organizations & Activities],
[Series 4: Women's Organizations & Activities],
[Series 5: Financial Records],
[Series 6: Photographs],
[Series 7: Oversized Materials],
[All]


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