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Guide to the New York Society of the New Church Records
1852-2003
 MS 3210

New-York Historical Society
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Collection processed by Lia Warner

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on September 18, 2022
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 8 Historical Sketch of the New York New Church Society (monograph)
1860
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 16 Constitution and Bylaws, Amendments of NYSNC and Brooklyn Society
1865-1879
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 31 Church Committee Reports
1852-1888
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 47-48 Church Committee and Finance Records (2 folders)
1875-1879
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 49 President and Church Committee Report
1882
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 7 Reports of the Book/Library Committee
1852
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 25 Organ Committee Working Papers

Scope and Contents

Among other items, this folder includes a church floorplan showing numbered pews.

1870-1894
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 27 Advertising Committee Reports
1876-1881
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 32 Committee on New Pastor
circa 1890s
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 28 Miscellaneous Committee Reports
1839-1900
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 35 All Committee Reports for Year 1883 (into 1884)
1883-1884
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 36 All Committee Reports for Year 1884
1884
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 37 All Committee Reports for Years 1885-1886
1885-1886
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 38 All Committee Reports, Working Papers for Year 1887
1881-1887
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 1 Ladies Aid Society Annual Reports
1886-1887, 1907
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 45 Reports of the Board of Trustees
1880-1884
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 29 Pastor's Reports
1875-1888
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 30 Secretary's Reports
1881-1888
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 11 Sunday School Reports and Catalogue
1852-1882
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 13 Annual Meeting of the NY Society of the New Church. Bulletins
1881-1884
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 46 1907 Annual Meeting Portfolio
1907
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 39 Annual Reports Submitted at the Annual Meeting Held March 10, 1910
1910
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 40 Annual Reports Submitted at the Annual Meeting Held January 1911
1910
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 41 Annual Reports Submitted at the Annual Meeting Held January 1912
1911
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 42 Annual Reports Submitted at the Annual Meeting Held January 1915
1914
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 43 Annual Reports Submitted at the Annual Meeting Held January 1917
1916
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 44 Annual Reports Submitted at the Annual Meeting Held February 1918
1917
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 4 NYSNC Manual (bound compilation)
1885 November-1889 December
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 5 Order of Services and Manual
1883-1896
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 6 NYSNC Printed Matter and Announcements
1877-1898
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 3 Yearbook: New York Society of the New Church
1892
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 17 Membership Lists
1886-1899
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 9 Pledge Cards from Church Members
1897
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 26 Treasurer Reports
1874-1907
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 15 Financial Reports and Receipts
1897-1898
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 18 Receipts and Bills Paid in Year 1869-1870
1869-1870
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 20 Expenditures and Contributions
1875-1899
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 19 Miscellaneous Receipts and Invoices
1885-1915
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 12 Cancelled/Cashed Checks
1902
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 10 Certificates of Elections of Trustees
1883, 1888
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 23 Pastor Letters to the Society

Scope and Contents

Resignation letter of Abiel Silver and acceptance of Pastor position by Chauncey Giles

1863-1864
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 21 Letters and Miscellaneous Papers for Years 1874-1875
1874-1875
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 22 Letters to John B. McGeorge re: donations and membership
1873-1899
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 14 Property Sale Offer

Scope and Contents

Offer to purchase the 35th street property, with related documents.

1893
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 24 Letter to the Board of Trustees from Thomas M. Dillingham Re: Church Property
1899
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 2 Documents to Walter B. Safford Re: Sale of Church Properties and Finances
1907
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 33 Boston Society of the New Jerusalem Manual
1897
Offsite-Box: 1 Folder : 34 Envelopes and Letterhead
undated
Offsite-Box: 2 Folder : 1 Scrapbook "Volume III"
1930-1932
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 1 Scrapbook "No. 2"
1937-1938
Offsite-Box: 6 Folder : 2 Scrapbook "No. 3"
1937-1938
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 12 Minutes: Annual and Quarterly
1954-1964
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 13 Minutes: Annual and Quarterly
1971-1973
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 16 Minutes
1979-1981
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 14 Minutes: Annual and Quarterly
1965-1967
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 15 Minutes: Annual and Quarterly
1968-1970
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 40-41 Trustee Minutes (2 folders)
1961-1980
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 50 Trustee Minutes
1971-1986
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 47 Trustee Minutes
1986-1987
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 45-46, 49 Trustee Minutes (3 folders)
1987-1988
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 48 Board of Trustees Correspondence - 1989 to Present
1989-1991
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 44 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
1993 September-1994 June
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 43 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
1994 September-1995 June
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 7 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
1997 July 1-1998 June 30
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 5 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
1999-2000
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 6 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
1999 July 1-2000 June 30
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 10 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
2000-2001
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 9 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
2001 July 1-2002 June 30
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 8 NYSNC Board of Directors Minutes
2002-2003
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 11 Church Committee Minutes Extra Copies
1967
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 10 Church Committee Minutes
1969 September-1971 June
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 11 Church Committee Minutes Before 1975
1967-1975
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 39 Church Committee Minutes
1989-1990
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 2 Church Committee Correspondence
1990-1993
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 4 Church Committee Minutes
1991-1992
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 3 Church Committee Minutes
1992 September-1993 June
Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 1 General Ledger
1941-1953
Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 2 General Ledger
1983-1988
Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 3 General Ledger
1990-1991
Offsite-Box: 5 Folder : 4 General Ledger
1991 July 1-1992 June 30
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 21 General Ledger
1998 July 1-1999 June 30
Offsite-Box: 2 Folder : 2 Account Book for Members' Weekly Offerings
1956-1966
Offsite-Box: 2 Folder : 3 Account Book for Members' Weekly Offerings
1966-1981
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 16 Budgets (One Copy)
1987-1988
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 1 Ladies Aid By-laws and Constitution
1955-1971
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 18 Ladies Aid Treasurer's Report
1972-1975
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 8 Ladies Aid: Paid Bills
1977-1985
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 51 Ladies Aid Treasurer Reports
1984-1986
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 20 Pastor's Emergency Fund - Inactive Since 1976
1964-1975
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 17 Church Bulletins
1954-1955
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 4-5 Church Bulletins (2 folders)
1956-1958
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 15 Church Bulletins
1984 September-1985 June
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 14 Church Bulletins
1985 September-1986 June
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 6 New York Association of the New Church Bylaws
1954
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 38 NYSNC Bylaws
1957
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 2 Research Committee Letters, Program, and Suggestions
1957-1959
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 13 Research Committee Program
1958
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 35 Project Link
1955-1974
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 21 Prayer Fellowship (Material Mimeo'd For Mrs. D. Mack)
1958
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 31 Group Dynamics Course
1961 February
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 36 Questing Committee Report
1962-1963
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 19 Out of Touch Project
1963
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 12 New Church Messenger
1963-1971
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 33 Organ Committee (Ad Hoc)
1965-1966
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 9 Summer Program - Children - East Midtown
1965
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 52 Houseparty
1968-1969
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 23 Pamphlet - For Those In Sorrow
1969
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 24 Church Women United
1969-1974
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 25-27 Concert Series (3 folders)
1970-1974
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 42 Advertising
1970-1979
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 1 Book Inventory
1975-1979
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 34 General Information for Clergy
1983-1984
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 37 Swedenborgian Publishing Association (Defunct as of 1985)
1954-1983
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 30 General Convention of the New Jerusalem of the USA
1954-1970
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 29 General Church - N.Y. Circle
1960-1967
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 32 N.Y. 1971 Committee For Convention
1960-1966
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 22 President's Address British Congregation
undated
Offsite-Box: 3 Folder : 28 Constitutions (other than New York)
undated
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 18 Church of the Neighbor (Brooklyn) Photographs
circa 1950s
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 19 Church of the Neighbor Photograph Box

Scope and Contents

This box held the photographs now in folder 18

circa 1950s
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 7 Suffolk County Council of Churches
1959-1960
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 20 The New World Order; an interpretation of the world situation--social, political, economic, religious, by Charles Thomas Carpenter (Monograph)
1944
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 3 Empty Labeled Folders
undated, 1990-1999
Offsite-Box: 4 Folder : 17 Fragments
undated