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Congregational Church of Windham Vermont Records

 Collection
Identifier: mss-589

Scope and Contents

This collection houses multiple books in varying conditions that contain records of the congregants, and minutes from the "Ladies Aid Society", the "Women's Missionary Society" and the "Soldier's Aid Society". The collection contains multiple treasurers records from these organizations and the church in general, also in book form. There are multiple letters, legal documents, receipts, programs and sermons.

Dates

  • 1805-1965

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Curator of Manuscripts.

Biographical / Historical

The Windham Congregational Church was established in 1805 in Windham Vermont. The congregants formed a women's society for community service, as well as a society for the aid of soldiers during the Civil War. The Church continued into the 21st century, holding regular services, Sunday school, weddings and baptisms.

Extent

1.8 Linear Feet (2 cartons)

Abstract

Collection contains record books, treasurer's books, record books of related societies, Sunday School registries, historical accounts, lists of pledgers, meeting minutes, books about the Congregational Church, and other materials that document the history of the congregation at Windham, VT.

Physical Location

Library Research Annex; contact uvmsc@uvm.edu for access.
Title
Guide to the Congregational Church of Windham, Vermont Records
Status
Completed
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Vermont Libraries, Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Silver Special Collections Library
48 University Place, Room B201
Burlington Vermont 05405 U.S.A. US
(802) 656-2138
(802) 656-4038 (Fax)