Christ Episcopal Church, Elizabeth City, NC Collection, ca. 1802-1951

(Manuscript Collection #925)

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Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 1
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    • Folder b
      Correspondences, bills, receipts, etc. concerning church budget; 93 items, 111 sheets; 5/22/1866-4/28/1927
    • Folder e
      Correspondences, measurements, photographs, envelopes, etc. concerning church windows; 108 items, 118 sheets; 10/30/1925-3/3/1983
    • Folder a.i
      Episcopal Church & Rectory Post Cards; 2 items, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder a.v
      Photographs of Christ Episcopal Church; 2 items, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder a.iv
      Blueprints of Christ Church; 8 items, 8 sheets; undated
    • Folder a.ii
      Christ Church Program; 1 item, 2 sheets; 4/1/1934
    • Folder a.iii
      Booklet on Christ Episcopal Church; 1 item, 14 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.i
      Measurements of stage; 1 item, 1 sheet; 2/17/1926
    • Folder c.v
      Booklets containing information about "The Beatitudes and the Life of Christ: Depicted in the Stained Glass Windows"; 3 items, 24 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.ix
      Letter concerning chapel near Plank Bridge and corresponding reference; 1 item, 2 sheets; 2/18/1955
    • Folder c.ii
      Lease between Christ Church and Abbot-Gateway for Store #3; 1 item, 1 sheet; 10/15/1926
    • Folder c.iv
      Note concerning the Junior Auxiliary; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.iii
      Draft of church history for 101st anniversary; 1 item, 8 sheets; 1858
    • Folder c.vi
      Booklet concerning the history of Christ Episcopal Church Parish; 1 item, 17 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.vii
      Loose sheet of information concerning church symbols; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.viii
      Note concerning Mrs. Geo. F. Hill speaking at the College of the Albemarle; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder d.i
      Envelope containing letters about construction of church buildings and furnishings; 1 item, 12 sheets; 5/11/1896-6/21/1897
    • Folder d.x
      Newspaper clipping concerning Christ Church windows; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1/30/1983
    • Folder d.v
      Map of church property; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder d.ix
      Newspaper clipping concerning St. John's Church; 1 item, 1 sheet; 9/17/1972
    • Folder d.iv
      Map of church property; 1 item, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder d.ii
      Photographs of Church windows; 1 item, 4 sheets; undated
    • Folder d.iii
      Loose sheet containing prayers for sick; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder d.vi
      Certificate of promotion ; 1 item, 1 sheet; 10/2/1932
    • Folder d.vii
      Photocopy of newspaper article concerning E. Ehringhaus; 1 item, 1 sheet; 2/3/1942
    • Folder d.vii
      Contract between Christ Church and Charles J. Connick Associates; 1 item, 2 sheets; 2/17/1947
    • Folder 
  • Box 2
    • Folder c
      Diocesan Journals; 1 item, 167 sheets; 1832, 1873, 1884
    • Folder a.v
      Information containing history of church windows; 1 item, 3 sheets; undated
    • Folder a.i
      Measurements of shaft for dumbwaiter; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder a.x
      Article entitled "The Great West Rose Window Cathedral of St. John the Divine"; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder a.ii
      Statement of expenditures due to construction and repair; 1 item, 1 sheet; 3/31/1927
    • Folder a.iv
      Loose sheet of information about rose window above altar; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder a.ix
      List of work done on church buildings; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder a.iii
      Report for Christ Church Periodical Club; 1 item, 1 sheet; 5/5/1905
    • Folder a.vi
      Article entitled "Sermons in Light and Color"; 1 item, 1 sheet; Nov. 1938
    • Folder a.vii
      Article entitled "Singing Color and Symbolism"; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder a.viii
      Information about Erben Organs; 1 item, 4 sheets; undated
    • Folder a.xi
      Article entitled "Color in Light"; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder a.xv
      Letter to the women's auxiliary; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1/31/1955
    • Folder a.xii
      Photographs of windows designed and made by Charles J. Connick; 1 item, 12 sheets; undated
    • Folder a.xiv
      Photographs of windows at Christ Church; 1 item, 7 sheets; undated
    • Folder a.xiii
      Sheet of photographs of St. Philip's; 1 item, 1 sheet; 5/5/2001
    • Folder a.xvi
      Letter to the women's auxiliary concerning the 1954 meeting of the Convocation; 1 item, 1 sheet; 9/29/1954
    • Folder b.i
      Proposal concerning repairs to windows; 1 item, 8 sheets; 1/26/1973
    • Folder b.ii
      Proposal concerning repairs to windows; 1 item, 9 sheets; 1/26/1973
    • Folder b.iv
      Proposal concerning repairs to windows; 1 item, 37 sheets; 8/24/1981
    • Folder b.iii
      Proposal concerning repairs to windows; 1 item, 19 sheets; 8/24/1981
    • Folder d.i
      Statement of Expenditures; 1 item, 1 sheet; Oct. 1856-May 1857
    • Folder d.ii
      Information regarding history of Christ Church; 3 items, 4 sheets; undated
    • Folder d.iv
      Booklets concerning church history; 4 items, 60 sheets; undated
    • Folder d.iii
      List of pledges for parish house and church repairs; 1 item, 1 sheet; 3/2/1925
  • Box 3
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    • Folder a
      Notebook containing photographs and information about church's restoration; 1 item, 10 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.i
      Church program; 1 item, 2 sheets; 4/13/1905
    • Folder b.v
      Photocopied information concerning Christ Church history; 1 item, 3 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.x
      Loose sheets of handwritten early church history; 1 item, 3 sheets; 9/17/1744-1839
    • Folder b.iv
      Loose information concerning history of Episcopal church; 1 item, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.ix
      Loose sheet concerning dates when various donations were made; 6 items, 6 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.ii
      Stapled packet of information from church registers; 1 item, 31 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.iii
      Information concerning two 1856 Elizabeth City newspapers; 1 item, 5 sheets; 6/12/1957
    • Folder b.vi
      "Parish Profile" Booklet; 1 item, 8 sheets; 6/1/1980
    • Folder b.vii
      Photocopy of Yearbook and Directory; 1 item, 22 sheets; 1927
    • Folder b.viii
      Christ Episcopal Church Post Card; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder b.xi
      "Parish Profile" Booklet; 1 item, 12 sheets; 1996
    • Folder c.i
      Christ Episcopal Church Booklet; 1 item, 14 sheets; 2001
    • Folder c.v
      Booklet about the Vestry of Christ Church; 1 item, 13 sheets; 12/15/1918-12/31/1970
    • Folder c.iv
      Loose information concerning history of Christ Church's Junior Choir, the ladies' guild, and various donations made to the church; 1 item, 3 sheets; 1930-1942
    • Folder c.ii
      History of Christ Episcopal Church Booklet (info. taken from registers); 1 item, 44 sheets; Jul-55
    • Folder c.iii
      Loose sheet concerning history of St. Phillips Episcopal Church; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder 
  • Box 4
    • Folder a
      Prayer Book from Episcopal Church in Camden, North Carolina. [Found by Fred & Evelyn Upton among their parents' belongings; given to Church by Nancy Ferebee, 8/2/2002]; 1 item, 306 sheets; undated
    • Folder b
      Prayer Book from Episcopal Church in Camden, North Carolina; 1 item, 306 sheets; undated
    • Folder c
      Hymnal ; 1 item, 104 sheets; undated
    • Folder e
      Recipe Book; 1 item, 26 sheets; Date Unknown
    • Folder d.i
      Dictionary of the Episcopal Church; 1 item, 50 sheets; undated
    • Folder d.ii
      Recipe Book; 1 item, 18 sheets; Jan. 1951
    • Folder f.i
      Certificate of Promotion; 1 item, 1 sheet; 10/1/1933
    • Folder f.v
      List of "class's problems"; 1 item, 1 sheet
    • Folder f.iv
      Booklet giving "A Short History of the Diocese of East Carolina"; 1 item, 20 sheets; Dec. 1982
    • Folder f.ii
      Cardboard fan; 1 item
    • Folder f.iii
      Correspondence concerning consecration of church; 1 item, 1 sheet; 8/22/1959
    • Folder f.vi
      "Prayer Book Hunt" exercise; 1 item, 1 sheet
  • Box 5
    • Folder a
      Christ Church Junior Choir lapel pins; 11 items; undated
    • Folder c
      Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings and postcards; 1 item, 31 sheets; undated
    • Folder d
      Christ Church Junior Choir Scrapbook containing photographs and negatives ; 1 item, 50 sheets; 1919-1955
    • Folder b.i
      Sunday School Class enrollment notepad; 1 item, 68 sheets; 1966-1967
    • Folder b.ii
      Sunday School Class enrollment notepad; 1 item, 27 sheets; 1967-1968
    • Folder b.iii
      List of Diocese Journals owned by the Rev. Geo. F. Hill; 5 items, 5 sheets; 1790-1960
  • Box 6
    • Folder a
      Scrapbook containing photographs, church directory, and charts and graphs of church expenses; 1 item, 32 sheets; 1940
    • Folder b
      Junior Choir Scrapbook containing photographs; 1 item, 50 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.i
      East Carolina Young Churchmen Newsletter; 1 item, 6 sheets; 10/24/1962
    • Folder c.v
      Booklet concerning Episcopal church entitled "A New Look at the Young Church"; 1 item, 13 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.iv
      E.Y.C. Astonisher; 4 items, 80 sheets; 9/27/1959-5/26/1963
    • Folder c.ii
      Genealogical chart; 1 item, 8 sheets; 1947-1958
    • Folder c.iii
      Newspaper Clipping concerning church windows; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.vi
      Church program; 1 item, 2 sheets; undated
  • Box 7
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    • Folder a
      Scrapbook containing church directories, clippings, dictionary, etc.; 1 item, 40 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.i
      Photographs of Christ Church Rectors; 6 items, 6 sheets; 1865-1918
    • Folder b.v
      Photographs of door (?); 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder b.x
      Manila envelope with marker drawings of men; 1 item, 4 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.ii
      Post cards with Christ Episcopal Church on front; 2 items, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.iv
      Photograph of Junior Choir; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1965
    • Folder b.ix
      Photograph of junior choir; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder b.iii
      Photographs of interior of church; 8 items, 8 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.vi
      Photograph of group of men; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder b.vii
      Contract, correspondence and bills concerning folding chairs; 4 items, 4 sheets; 9/3/1926-1/25/1927
    • Folder b.viii
      Photograph negatives; 1 item, 5 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.i
      Photograph of men standing on porch; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.v
      Photograph of construction on church; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.x
      Printouts of "Old Postcard Slideshow"; 1 item, 4 sheets; 3/6/2001
    • Folder c.iv
      Photograph of wedding at Christ Episcopal Church; 1 item, 1 sheet; 3/28/1948
    • Folder c.ix
      Envelope and photograph containing information concerning Thomas Alexander; 1 item, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.ii
      Photographs of Christ Church Rectors; 1 item, 3 sheets; 1889-1906
    • Folder c.iii
      Scanned photographs of junior church choir and Christ Episcopal church; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.vi
      Photograph of Christ Episcopal Church; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1856-1296
    • Folder c.vii
      Newspaper clipping concerning Rev. George F. Hill; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.viii
      Photograph and pamphlet about St. James attached to envelope addressed to Mr. Jerome Rhees; 1 item, 3 sheets; 9/4/1996
    • Folder 
  • Box 8
    • Folder a.i
      Photographs of brotherhood of St. Andrew; 1 item, 3 sheets; 1920
    • Folder a.ii
      Photograph of meeting diocesan brotherhood of St. Andrew; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1923
    • Folder a.iv
      Photographs of Brotherhood of St. Andrew; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1913-1917
    • Folder a.iii
      Photograph of men sitting at tables; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder b.x
      Note concerning the Christ Church branch of the Women's Auxiliary to the Board of Missions; 1 item, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.i
      Post card of Christ Episcopal Church; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1898-1925
    • Folder b.v
      Photograph of Church interior; 1 item, 1 sheet; Before 1925
    • Folder b.ii
      Photograph of Diocesan Brotherhood of St. Andrew; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1920
    • Folder b.iv
      Photograph of Bishop Lyman; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1878
    • Folder b.ix
      Annual report of the Ladies' Guild of Christ Church ; 1 item, 1 sheet; 3/31/1898
    • Folder b.iii
      Photograph of Rev. M.H. Vaughan; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder b.vi
      Photograph of Junior Church Choir; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1959
    • Folder b.vii
      Grocery receipt belonging to Oscar Owens, Jr.; 1 item, 1 sheet; 2/1/1968
    • Folder b.viii
      Annual report of the Ladies' Guild of Christ Church ; 1 item, 1 sheet; 3/31/1897
    • Folder b.xi
      Letters from "Granddaddy" to "Tad"; 1 item, 4 sheets; undated
    • Folder b.xii
      Churchwomen budget; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1970
    • Folder c.i
      Parish Year Book of Episcopal Churchwomen of Christ Church; 1 item, 14 sheets; 1973-1974
    • Folder c.v
      Parish Year Book of Episcopal Churchwomen of Christ Church; 1 item, 17 sheets; 1969-1970
    • Folder c.x
      Copy of what was to be printed in newspaper concerning bazaar; 1 item, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.iv
      Newspaper clippings concerning donation of money to sponsor a day camp; 2 items, 2 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.ix
      Churchwomen Budget; 1 item, 1 sheet; 1969
    • Folder c.ii
      Booklet containing information about Christ Church Parish; 1 item, 17 sheets; undated
    • Folder c.iii
      Parish Year Book of Episcopal Churchwomen of Christ Church; 1 item, 16 sheets; 1971-1972
    • Folder c.vi
      Menu for Bazaar Luncheon and Halloween Carnival; 1 item, 2 sheets; 1968
    • Folder c.vii
      Letter to the Episcopal Churchwomen of the Diocese of East Carolina; 1 item, 1 sheet; 9/17/1970
    • Folder c.viii
      Note urging the continuation of the Triennial meeting ; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.xi
      Program from Christmas meeting of churchwomen; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.xv
      Program from Christmas meeting of churchwomen; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated
    • Folder c.xiv
      Letter to churchwomen regarding Episcopal child care services; 1 item, 1 sheet; 5/1/1970
    • Folder c.xix
      Parish Year Book of Episcopal Churchwomen of Christ Church; 1 item, 9 sheets; 1967-1968
    • Folder c.xii
      President's report to Churchwomen ; 1 item, 2 sheets; 1968
    • Folder c.xiii
      List of members of the congregation of Christ Church Parish; 1 item, 12 sheets; Aug. 1969
    • Folder c.xvi
      Parish Year Book of Episcopal Churchwomen of Christ Church; 1 item, 8 sheets; 1964-1965
    • Folder c.xvii
      Report concerning activities of churchwomen for the previous year; 1 item, 4 sheets; 1970
    • Folder c.xviii
      Letter to Ms. Mary Francis from Ms. Hilda Pell concerning May luncheon; 1 item, 1 sheet; undated

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