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Guide to the St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery Records
1796-2019
 MS 443.9

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Container List

Series I. Minute Books, 1799-1937. 1.21 Linear feet in 5 shelved volumes + 1 box

Scope and Contents

The series includes several volumes of minutes for meetings of the vestry, rector, and church wardens, spanning 1793-1937, along with some rough draft minutes. There are also some minutes for the Ladies Benevolent Society of St. Mark's, which helped the poor in the parish, contributed clothing to missionaries and soldiers, and made and sold clothing for benefit of the poor.

Arrangement

The series is arranged by document type/subject.

Container 1     Title Date
Volume: 1 Minutes of the Vestry
1799-1861 March
Volume: 2 Minutes of the Vestry
1861 April-1899 April
Volume: 3 Minutes of the Vestry
1899 May-1931 April
Volume: 4 Minutes of the Vestry
1931 April-1933 April
Volume: 5 Minutes of the Vestry
1933 April-1937 October
Box: 1 "Rough" (draft) minutes

Scope and Contents

Additional rough minute notes from this period can be found in box 13.

1839 May-1844 March
Box: 1 Minutes. Ladies Benevolent Society of St. Mark's
1861 December-1864 April
Box: 1 Minutes. Ladies Benevolent Society of St. Mark's
1875 November-1883 April

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