Lancaster County Bible Society, 1822-1921

Call Number: MG-517

1 boxes 6 folders .5 cubic ft.

Repository: LancasterHistory.org (Lancaster, Pa.)

Shelving Location: Archives South, Side 11

Description: This collection contains the minutes and an account book of the Lancaster County Bible Society. This organization was also known as the Auxiliary Bible Society of Lancaster County and the Lancaster City Bible Society.

Creator: Lancaster County Bible Society (Pa.)

Conditions for Access: No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions: Collection may not be photocopied.Please contact Research Staff or Archives Staff with questions.

Language: English

Source of Acquisition: Source unknown unless specified at the item level.

Custodial History: These volumes were transferred from MG-266 Daybook and Ledger Collection, Series 1 on 3 March 2009.

 

Folder 1 Minutes of the Board of Directors of the Auxiliary Bible Society of Lancaster County. 1822-1847.

Folder 2 Account book of the Lancaster County Bible Society. 1853-1869.

Folder 3 Minutes of the Lancaster City Bible Society. 1855-1861.

Folder 4 Minutes of the Lancaster County Bible Society. 1855, 1864-1921. Gift of Rev. A. E. Stuart.

 

Folder 5 Loose papers from the minute book of the Lancaster County Bible Society, 1864-1921. 1894-1921.

Insert 1 “City Bible Society Celebrates Event,” Examiner. [1915].

“Pertinent Facts Relative to the Lancaster City Bible Society, 1815-1921.”

“Constitution of the Lancaster City Bible Society.” 1916.

Program for the 75th anniversary of the Lancaster Bible Society. 1894.  

Insert 2 Lists of ministers, laymen, and executive committee. 1917, 1921.

Resignations of secretaries. 1917, 1921.

Insert 3 Statement of Bibles sold. 1918.

 

Folder 6  Meeting announcement for the Lancaster County Auxiliary Bible Society sent to C. Baker. 14 February 1847. Gift of Art Pavlatos, 28 January 2008.