GLENN MEMORIAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH.
Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church collection, 1920-1986

Emory University

Emory University Archives

Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-6887

rose.library@emory.edu

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/g2f3c


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church.
Title: Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church collection, 1920-1986
Call Number:Series No. 252
Extent: .5 linear ft. (1 box and 1 bound volume [BV])
Abstract:Collection collocates materials related to the history and function of Glenn Memorial Church, a Methodist parish located on Emory University’s campus named for Emory alumnus, Reverend Wilbur Fisk Glenn. Collection documents the church’s Administrative Board, in particular, as well as its music, children’s spaces, and affiliated Boy Scout Troop.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Transfer

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church collection, Emory University Archives, Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives, and Rare Book Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Emory University Archives staff.


Collection Description

Administrative History

Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church began on Emory University's campus in 1920 as the Emory University Methodist Church. In 1931, the congregation moved from the chapel in the University's Candler School of Theology to a new building on the edge of campus named for Emory alumnus Reverend Wilbur Fisk Glenn. Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church added a Church School Building in 1940 and Youth Building in 1963.

Scope and Content Note

Collection collocates materials related to the history and function of Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church. Collection documents the church’s Administrative Board, in particular, as well as its music, children’s spaces, and affiliated Boy Scout Troop.

Arrangement Note

Arranged chronologically

Finding Aid Note

Originally kept as subject files in Series 1000.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Historical file
1 2 Boy Scout Troop, 1920-1995
1 3 Printed material, 1930-1964
BV 1 Scrapbook compiled by Glenn Memorial Pastor Nat G. Long, 1933-1942
1 4 "Glenn Memorial Church and Sunday School," by G.H. Mew, 1959
1 5 Choirs, 1968-1971
1 6 Printed material, 1970-1979
1 7 Administrative Board materials, 1972-1975
1 8 Administrative Board materials, 1974-1977
1 9 Etchings by Steffen Thomas, 1975
1 10 Organ Committee and Casavant Organ, 1978-1985
1 11 Printed material, 1980-1989
1 12 Administrative Board materials, 1982
1 13 Administrative Board materials, 1983
1 14 Administrative Board materials, 1984
1 15 Budgets, 1985-1986
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