Glencoe Methodist Episcopal Sunday School [RG4226.AM]

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RG4226.AM:  Glencoe Methodist Episcopal Sunday School (Glencoe, Nebraska)

Records:  1889-1930 (photocopies only)
Glencoe, Dodge County, Nebraska
Size:  0.5 cu.ft.; 1 box

BACKGROUND NOTE

According to information on file at Nebraska Wesleyan, the Glencoe Methodist Episcopal Church was founded in 1887.  Members of the church organized a Sunday School on January 20, 1889.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of one box of manuscript material arranged in three series:  1) Minutes, 1889-1930; 2) Attendance Reports, 1921 and 1923; and 3) Miscellany.  These records relate to the Sunday School conducted by the Methodist Episcopal Church of Glencoe, although the miscellany series contains some records pertaining to other church programs.  All of the documents in this collection are photocopies.

Series 1 consists of minutes, 1889-1930.  Weekly entries provide information on lesson plans; treasury notes of collections taken in and money paid out for supplies; attendance figures of officers, teachers, and students; and business conducted.  Annual reports at the end of some years provide summary figures.  The attendance reports of Series 2 cover the years 1921 and 1923.  The reports of 1921 list class title and names of teachers and students.  The records of 1923 show only total number of officers, teachers, and students in attendance.  The miscellany of Series 3 includes by-laws and membership lists of the Glencoe Society of Christian Endeavor, 1914; collection lists, 1917-1919; an 1892 Christmas Program; and listings of Glencoe cemetery lot purchasers.

INVENTORY

Series 1 - Minutes, 1889-1930
Box 1
Folder

  1. 1889-1890, July
  2. 1890, August - 1891, July
  3. 1891, August - 1892, May
  4. 1892, June - 1893, July
  5. 1893, August - 1894, April
  6. 1894, May - 1895, January
  7. 1895, February-December
  8. 1899, January-September
  9. 1899, October - 1900, February
  10. 1900, March-August
  11. 1900, September-November; 1902 annual report; 1903, January-September
  12. 1903, October - 1904, May
  13. 1904, June - 1905, January
  14. 1905, March - 1906, May
  15. 1921, June-October
  16. 1925, July - 1926, August
  17. 1926, September - 1927, October
  18. 1927, November - 1928, December
  19. 1929, April - 1930, January

Series 2 - Attendance reports, 1921, 1923

  1. 1921
  2. 1923, July-December

Series 3 - Miscellany

  1. By-laws and membership lists of Glencoe Society of Christian Endeavor, 1914
    Collection lists, 1917-1919
    Christmas Program, 1892
    Cemetery Lot Purchasers

 

Subject headings:

Churches -- Nebraska
Dodge County (Nebraska) -- Churches
Glencoe (Nebraska) -- Churches
Glencoe Methodist Episcopal Sunday School (Glencoe, Nebraska)
Methodist Episcopal Church in Nebraska

 

AIP/pmc              12-11-1986
Revised TMM      08-13-2018

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