Series 11
Miscellaneous Material, 1926-1969, undated
Boxes 17-18

Scope and Content Note

Consists of records of the Crusader's League (1958); the Guild of St. Monica (1926-1969); The African United Church (1929); the record book of the Star of Africa Temple (1926); and miscellaneous African Orthodox Church archives including blank forms (1922-1955).

Box Folder Content
17 10 The Crusaders' League; 1958. The Crusaders' League appears to have been an organization within the African Orthodox Church. The League was for men and the concerns, as stated in the two items in this folder, were political.
17 11 The Guild of St. Monica; 1926-1969. The Guild was an organization for women within the African Orthodox Church. It was normally presided over by the wife of the priest in charge of the local parish. The wife of the archbishop typically held the position of president of all the local parish guilds.
17 12 The African United Church; 1929. This folder contains one document concerning the possible 'amalgamation' of the African United Church and the African Orthodox Church. A 'Basis for Agreement' is included and the signature of members of the African United Church and the African Orthodox Church appears at the bottom.
17 13 Blank Forms used by the African Orthodox Church; undated
17 14 Record Book of the Star of Africa Temple; 1926. This bound volume contains only ten used pages including a list of signatures of people vowing to abstain from the use of all alcoholic beverages an account of funds, and the minutes for five meetings.
17 15 Miscellaneous African Orthodox Church Archives; 1922-1971