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Title Ladies Union of the Congregational Church of Moorhead Records
Call Number MSS 186
Extent 2 boxes
Dates of Creation 1896 - 1934
Creator First Congregational Church of Moorhead
Scope & Content Contains a series of ledger books that relay the meeting minutes, and membership list for all meetings of the Ladies Union of the Congregational Church of Moorhead from 1896-1934.
Admin/Biographical History The Ladies Union of the Congregational Church of Moorhead is a woman's church organization that was established in 1896 with the goal of increasing the interest in Christian work at home and abroad, and to promote a feeling of good fellowship among its members. The membership of the club was split into committees that reflected the Focus of the club. The Missionary Committee promoted the missionary meeting each month and was charged with aiding “in any matter practicable, the cause of home and foreign ministries. The Social Committee threw socials for the church congregation and provided appropriate entertainment for the events. The Lookout Committee was established to look out for the social interests of the church by inviting strangers to meetings, looking after absent members and those who do not necessarily feel at home in the church.
Subjects First Congregational Church (Moorhead, MN)
Women's Clubs
Access Conditions There are no access restrictions on the materials, and the collection is open to all members of the public in accordance with state law.
Copyrights The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright of the state of Minnesota which may be involved in the use of this collection.
Language of Material English
Archival History Donated by the First Congregational Church of Moorhead, 1936 – Accession # 36.151
Containers Meeting Minutes, 1896-1900
Meeting Minutes, 1900-1906
Meeting Minutes, 1906-1911
Meeting Minutes, 1910-1915
Meeting Minutes, 1915-1920
Meeting Minutes, 1929-1932
Meeting Minutes, 1932-1934
Secretary Roll Book, 1918-1929
Meeting Minutes, 1920-1928