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Portersville Presbyterian Church transcript 1926/09/20

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2745 (Text) 00000106201734 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/27 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/27 by Masada Sparrow.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: The collection includes two photostats presented by Mrs. William A. Wilson on September 20, 1826 in Jasper, Indiana on the 100th anniversary of the First Indiana Presbytery. The document covers the proceedings of the Indiana Presbytery from 1826 to 1844. In addition, it reviews the origin of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Tennessee and Kentucky and concludes with a letter from Reverend W.E. Gray from 1924.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Portersville Presbyterian Church transcript , Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data: Established in 1825, the Indiana Presbytery of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church held its first meeting at Portersville, in Dubois County, on April 28, 1825. Hiram A. Walker served the Shiloh Church from his residence at Portersville in the 1820s, circuit riding over all of the Indiana Presbytery at the same time. Morgan Presbytery was organized at the residence of Thomas Coplin in Orange County on April 5, 1844; However, its only congregation outside Dubois County was in Bloomfield.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Robert A. Wood on 1946.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Portersville Presbyterian Church (Portersville, Ind.)
Church buildings > Indiana > Rockport > History.
Jasper County (Ind.)
Rockport (Ind.)
Genre: Stats

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