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Delton Franz Papers, 1952-2000

By Colleen McFarland

Collection Overview

Title: Delton Franz Papers, 1952-2000

ID: HM1/012

Creator: Franz, Delton (1932-2006)

Extent: 5.0 Linear Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: By series

Date Acquired: 01/17/2013

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Personal papers of a Mennonite pastor affiliated with the General Conference Mennonite Church who was a pioneer in interracial and urban ministry in the mid 20th century.  These papers are divided into two series:

(1) Correspondence and Subject Files

(2) Journals

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 4 records cartons

Access Restrictions: These materials are open for public access.

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright not owned by the Mennonite Church USA Archives.

Acquisition Source: Mennonite Central Committee, Acc. 2013-021

Preferred Citation: Delton Franz Papers, 1952-2000.  HM1-012.  Mennonite Church USA Archives. Elkhart, Indiana.


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Africa Study Tour, 1972Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Argentina: Includes Patrick Erb Incidence, 1976-1981Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminaries (AMBS), 1967-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminaries (AMBS) Orientation Worship, 1967Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Bible Versions / Translations, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Bluffton College Chicago Inter-Term, 1966-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Booklets, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Brazil, 1970-1987Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Brochures, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Central America, 1982-1985, 1992-1993Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Central America / Haiti Trip, 1979Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Central America Retreat, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Central District Conference, 1965-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Christian Peacemaking (Christian Peacemaker Teams), 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Christian Race Relations (Conference Proceedings), 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Christic Institute, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Church-State and Peacemaking Issues Survey / Lancaster Mennonite and Virginia Conferences and Washington Office, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Church Renewal Committee, 1964-1967Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Churches for Middle East Peace, 1984-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Committee on City Churches, 1959-1962Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Committee on City Churches, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Committee on City Churches, 1964-1965Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Committee on City Churches, 1966-1967Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Comparative Demographic Analysis: Mennonite Church and General Conference Mennonite Church, circa 1965Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Consultation on Draft and National Service, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Cuba, 1972-1985Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Development in Mission, 1979-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 28: East Harlem Protestant Parish Newsletter, 1957-1961Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Egpyt, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 30: El Salvador (Includes Salvadorian Refugees), 1981, 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Empire Building, circa 1980Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Europe, 1969-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 33: For Love of Children (FLOC), 1969-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Franz, Delton, Articles and Essays, 1959-1995Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Franz, Delton Correspondence, 1966, 1978-1994Add to your cart.
Folder 36: Franz, Delton and Woodlawn Mennonite Church Correspondence, 1954-1962Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Franz, Delton and Woodlawn Mennonite Church Correspondence, 1963-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Franz, Delton Personal Correspondence, 1950-2000Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Franz, Delton Prisioner Correspondence, 1966-1967Add to your cart.
Folder 4: General Conference Mennonite Church, 1958-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 5: General Conference Mennonite Church Board of Missions, 1964-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Guatemala (Includes Guatemalan Refugees in Mexico), 1980-1984Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Hebron Mennonite Church, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Honduras, 1986-1987Add to your cart.
Folder 9: International Debt Crisis, 1984-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Iran, 1979-1988Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Iraq, 1988, 1992Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Israel, 1980, 1987-1991Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Israel U.S. Embassy Move, 1984-1988Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Kenwood Cooperative Ministries, circa 1965-1966Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Lebanon, 1982-1993, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Liberation Theology, 1973, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 17: MARPEC, 1978-1984Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Mennonite World Conference, Brazil, 1970-1972Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Middle East, 1980-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Middle East Fact-Finding Mission, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Middle East Persian Gulf Crisis, circa 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Middle East Task Force Visit to Middle East, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Middle East Trip / Franz, 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Military Concerns, circa 1979-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Miscellaneous, 1951, 1960-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Missions and Missionaries, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 27: Nicaragua, 1983-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Nicaraguan  Mennonite Youth Kidnapped in Honduras, 1986-1987Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Old Colony Mennonites, 1976-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Photographs, Miscellaneous (27), undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 31: Race Study Group, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 32: Right Wing, 1975, 1978-1982Add to your cart.
Folder 33: School Prayer Amendment, 1980-1984Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Selective Service, 19725-1989, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 35: Sermon Notes, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 36: Sermon Notes, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 37: South America Trip, 1974Add to your cart.
Folder 38: "The Church, the Gospel, and War (A Report)", 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 39: The Mennonite Church in the City Newsletter, 1957-1965Add to your cart.
Folder 40: The Woodlawn Story, 1958Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Uganda, 1977-1978Add to your cart.
Folder 2: United Theological Seminary, 1964-1966Add to your cart.
Folder 3: United States Government Contacts, 1959, 1976-1993Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Urban Church Papers, 1952-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Urban Church Papers, 1952-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Urban Pastor's Seminar, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Urban Renewal, 1958-1960Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Vietnam, 1965-1976Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Voluntary Service and 1W, 1965-1966Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Voluntary Service and W1, 1967-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Washington Office (Includes Seminars, etc.), 1971-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Washington Office 25th Anniversary, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Watergate, 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 14: West Bank and Gaza (Includes Vegetable Marketing Crisis), 1986-1991Add to your cart.
Folder 15: West Bank School Closures, 1989-1990Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Woodlawn Mennonite Church, 1956-1970, 1988Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Woodlawn Mennonite Church (A Self Study Guide), 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Woodlawn Mennonite Church Race Relations, 1959-1960Add to your cart.
Item 19: Notebooks (20), 1969-1980Add to your cart.
A set of 40 notebooks spanning from 1969-1992 that served as Franz's planners, memo space, and general note-taking space.
Box 4Add to your cart.
Item 1: Notebooks (20), 1979-1992Add to your cart.
A set of 40 notebooks spanning from 1969-1992 that served as Franz's planners, memo space, and general note-taking space.