Chicago, Illinois. Christ Congregational Church. Records, 1882-1944.

Collection Information
Title:

Chicago, Ill. Christ Congregational Church records, 1882-1944.

Creator(s):

Christ Congregational Church (Chicago, Ill.)

Church of Christ German Congregation (Chicago, Ill.)

Dates:

1882-1944

Extent:

2 clam shells (0.53 cubic feet)

Collection ID #:

RG5219

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to this collection is unrestricted and open to the public.

Copyright: Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], in the Christ Congregational Church (Chicago, Ill.) records, RG5219. The Congregational Library & Archives, Boston, MA.

Language:

English and German

Processing information:

This collection has been minimally processed for access by Cristina Prochilo, June, 2015 in accordance with DACS 2013. Please contact the archivist or librarian for more information.

Abstract:

Christ Congregational Church was established in 1882 in the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Originally named Church of Christ German Congregational Church, it remained open until 1944. A German Evangelical Church, its records are in both English and German. This collection includes church records, cash book records, Treasurer and Secretary records from Christ Congregational Church of Chicago, Illinois.

NOTE: This collection has been minimally processed for access and is available for researcher use.

Acquisition Information:

Items gifted to the Congregational Library & Archives in 2014 from the Chicago Theological Seminary.

Description

Historical Note

Christ Congregational Church was established in 1882 in the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Originally named Church of Christ German Congregational Church, it remained open until 1944. A German Evangelical Church, its records are in both English and German.

 

Scope of Collection

This collection includes church records, cash book records, Treasurer and Secretary records from Christ Congregational Church of Chicago, Illinois.

 

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Subject Headings

Christ Congregational Church (Chicago, Ill.)

Church of Christ German Congregation (Chicago, Ill.)

Chicago (Ill.) - Church history

Congregational churches - Illinois - Chicago

German Congregational Church

German language

 

Arrangement

This collection has not been fully processed. The collection items are in the original order in which the records were given to the library.

 

Contents

  Date Box/Folder
Christ Congregational Church Record Book Volume 1 1883-1914 B1/F1
Kirchen Buch Amtshandiungen Christ Congregational Church Record Book Volume 2 1882-1896 B2/F1
Christ Congregational Church Record Book Volume 3 1900-1915 B2/F2
Protocol Buch [sic] Congregational Christus Gemeinde der Chicago Ill. Christ Congregational Church Record Book Volume 4 1911-1924 B2/V1
Kassenbuch fur den Sekretar der deutschen evangelishen Christus Gemeinde zu Bridgeport Chicago Ill. Volume 5 1883-1890 B1/F2
Treasurer's Record Book of Receipts and Expenses Property of Ladies Aid Society of Christ Congregational Church 31st Place and So. Racine Av. Chicago 1922-1944 B1/V1
Secretary's Record Book of Receipts and Expenses Property of Ladies Aid Society of Christ Congregational Church 31st Place and So. Racine Av. Chicago 1922-1943 B1/V2

 

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