Greenville Christian Church Collection

June 10, 1923
Manuscript Collection #1031
Creator(s)
Daily Reflector Newspaper
Physical description
0.003 Cubic Feet, 1 item
Preferred Citation
Greenville Christian Church Collection (#1031), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

Collection contains a newspaper clipping (6/10/1923) entitled "Christian Church Growth in 20 Years Proud Record, Dedication Services Sunday" from the Greenville, North Carolina, Daily Reflector.


Biographical/historical information

The organization of the church occurred after Reverend Thomas Campbell visited Greenville, North Carolina, in 1833. The Greenville Christian Church was formed by T.E. Hooker, E.A. Moye, J.A. Lang and others in 1900 in the home of Mr. Hooker. The building was erected at Church Street and Dickinson Avenue, but moved in 1916. The Greenville Christian Church grew from 23 members to 450 members from 1900 to 1923, while Reverend Dr. W. P. Shamhart, and Reverend J.J. Walker ministered there.


Scope and arrangement

The Greenville Christian Church Collection contains one newspaper article including information on a worship service being held, and the record breaking growth and history of the church in Greenville, North Carolina.


Administrative information
Custodial History

March 22, 2005, 1 item, 0.003 cubic feet; Newspaper clipping (6/10/1923) entitled "Christian Church Growth in 20 Years Proud Record, Dedication Services Sunday" from the Greenville, NC Daily Reflector. Donor: Maury York

Source of acquisition

Gift of Maury York

Processing information

Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 4, 2008

Processed by Leah Turner, October 19, 2017

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.