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Church Buildings -- United States

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Harold Wickliffe Rose papers

Call Number: MS 1239

The papers consist entirely of materials relating to Rose's book, The Colonial Houses of Worship in America (1963). Included are the manuscript, related correspondence, reviews, and a large amount of research material: notes, letters, and printed and pictorial matter about churches in eighteen states. Among his correspondents are Frederick W. Beinecke, A. Pierce Middleton, Richmond P. Miller and Edmund W. Sinnott.

Dates: 1924-1972

Camilo José Vergara Collection of Urban Church Ephemera

Call Number: RG 234

This collection contains church bulletins, brochures, event notices, newletters, fans, and other ephemera documenting urban churches in America,primarily dating from 2000-2004. These materials shed light on the weekly activities of churches, their pastors and leaders, worship services, and outreach efforts. They provide a fascinating snapshot of religion in urban America.

Dates: 1993-2004, bulk 2002-2004