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Red Bird Mission, Missionary Conference Directors' Files,ca. 1941-1980 (bulk 1946-1976)

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Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr

Title

Red Bird Mission, Missionary Conference Directors' Files

Date

ca. 1941-1980 (bulk 1946-1976)

Repository

Berea College Special CollectionsBerea, Kentucky 40404

Conditions Governing Access note

Copyright has not been assigned to Berea College.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Red Bird Mission, Missionary Conference Directors' Files, KYSX314-A, ca. 1941-1980 (bulk 1946-1976)Special Collections, Berea College, Berea, Ky.

Extent

6 microfilm reels

Scope and Content

These records document the Red Bird Mission (1941 - 1973), the Kentucky Missionary Conference (1955 - 1968), and the Red Bird Missionary Conference (1968 - 1977).

Red Bird Mission records include annual reports (1941 - 1951); annual council meeting minutes and reports (1953 - 1974); budgets and financial reports (1950 - 1977); minutes and reports of the Appalachian Development Committee (1971 - 1974); and materials from the Commission on Religion in Appalachia (1972 - 1974).

Kentucky Missionary Conference records include annual reports (1955 - 1967); budgets and financial reports (1955 - 1967); Board of Missions minutes (1955 - 1961) and Council of Administration minutes (1955 - 1968).

Red Bird Missionary Conference materials include annual sessions minutes and reports (1968 - 1978); budgets and financial reports (1973 - 1978); Council on Ministries, minutes and reports (1973 - 1976); and Council on Finance and Administration, minutes (1973 - 1977).

Also present are publications, including copies of RED BIRD NOTES (1933 - 1952), staff memoranda and meeting minutes (1947 - 1960); and strip mining information files (1970 - 1974) gathered by John Bischoff.

Subjects

  • Social settlements -- Red Bird Mission
  • Red Bird Notes (newsletter)
  • Mines and mining, strip
  • Bell County, Kentucky -- Social settlements
  • Missions, Methodist -- Red Bird Missionary Conference
  • Missions, Methodist -- Kentucky Missionary Conference

Related Material

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