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Bethesda Mennonite Church (St. Louis, Mo.) Records

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Scope and Contents

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Pastor Hubert Schwartzentruber Files

Bulletins

Photographs

Miscellaneous



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Bethesda Mennonite Church (St. Louis, Mo.) Records, 1955-2008 | Mennonite Church USA Archives

By Colleen McFarland

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Collection Overview

Title: Bethesda Mennonite Church (St. Louis, Mo.) Records, 1955-2008Add to your cart.

ID: III/25-08

Primary Creator: Bethesda Mennonite Church (St. Louis, Mo.)

Other Creators: Schwartzentruber, Hubert (1929-)

Extent: 2.7 Linear Feet. More info below.

Arrangement: By series

Date Acquired: 01/00/1969. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: African American churches, African American Mennonites, Bethesda Mennonite Church (St. Louis, Mo.), Mennonites - Missouri, Pruitt-Igoe (Housing project : Saint Louis, Mo.), Schwartzentruber, Hubert, 1929-

Forms of Material: Church records and registers

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Offical and unofficial records of an African American Mennonite church begun by James and Rowena Lark as a mission project in the Pruitt-Igoe housing project in St. Louis, Missouri.  Records are divided into several series:

(1) Pastor Hubert Schwartzentruber Files, 1956-1972 (2) Church Bulletins, 1957-1971 (3) Photographs,1957-2008 (4) Miscellaneous, 1955-2008

Subject/Index Terms

African American churches
African American Mennonites
Bethesda Mennonite Church (St. Louis, Mo.)
Mennonites - Missouri
Pruitt-Igoe (Housing project : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Schwartzentruber, Hubert, 1929-

Administrative Information

Repository: Mennonite Church USA Archives

Accruals:

1972, Hubert Swartzentruber, Acc. 2356

2011, Keith Hanlon, Acc. 2012-017

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 records carton, 2 archives boxes, and 1 half archives box

Access Restrictions: These materials are open to public research.

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

Acquisition Source: Bethesda Mennonite Church, Acc. 1889

Preferred Citation: Bethesda Mennonite Church (St. Louis, Mo.) Records, 1955-2008.  III-25-08.  Mennonite Church USA Archives - Goshen.  Goshen, Indiana.


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Pastor Hubert Schwartzentruber Files, 1956-1972],
[Series 2: Bulletins, 1957-1971],
[Series 3: Photographs, 1957-2008],
[Series 4: Miscellaneous, 1955-2008],
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Series 3: Photographs, 1957-2008Add to your cart.
Includes photographs of Bethesda Mennonite Church pastors and members, the church building, and the 50th anniversary exhibit created by Keith Hanlon.  Many of the people depicted in the photographs are unidentified.
Box 4: Photographs, 1957-2008Add to your cart.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Pastor Hubert Schwartzentruber Files, 1956-1972],
[Series 2: Bulletins, 1957-1971],
[Series 3: Photographs, 1957-2008],
[Series 4: Miscellaneous, 1955-2008],
[All]


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