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Guide to the Edwin Warriner Papers and Photographs, 1790-1958 1977.255

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

Collection processed by Amanda Farley in 2009, modified for input to Archivists' Toolkit in 2011 by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 01, 2011
Finding aid is written in English. using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Methodist Episcopal Church. New York East Conference.
Creator: Warriner, Edwin, 1839-1898
Title: Edwin Warriner papers and photographs
Dates [inclusive]: 1790-1958
Dates [bulk]: Bulk, 1860-1900
Abstract: The bulk of the Edwin Warriner (1839-1898) papers and photographs includes the research notes and related materials gathered during the last decades of the nineteenth century in preparation for a planned, but never completed, encyclopedia of Methodism on Long Island, New York. Warriner's files concern Methodist ministers, churches, circuits, and locales throughout Long Island. The collection includes correspondence, transcriptions, draft manuscript entries, clippings, and photographs, such as cabinet cards, cartes-de-visite, and tintypes. Warriner's files also include some original documents dating from as early as 1791. The collection also includes printed material dating from the twentieth century that was added to the Warriner files after his death in 1898.This material consists mostly of special anniversary publications and other such documents that include historical notes on various Methodist churches.
Quantity: 6.25 Linear feet in 15 manuscript boxes and 3 photograph boxes
Language of Materials: Materials in English.
Call Phrase: 1977.255