Methodist Church Center Point Circuit Records

MC 989

Special Collections
University of Arkansas Libraries

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Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Katrina Windon, 2019.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Creator
Methodist Church. Center Point Circuit (Ark.)
Title
Methodist Church Center Point Circuit Records
Inclusive Dates
1866-1937
Identification
MC 989
Extent
0.01 linear feet (1 folder)
Language
Materials are in English.
Repository
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email specoll@uark.edu at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Acquisition Information

The Methodist Church Center Point Circuit Records were purchased by the Special Collections Department from South by Southwest Books on August 16, 1989.

Processing Information

Processed by Wendy Samples; completed in November 1989.

Preferred Form of Citation

Methodist Church Center Point Circuit Records (MC 989), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

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Biographical Note

The Center Point Circuit consisted of churches under the leadership of the same pastor within the Washington District, Ouachita Conference, of the Arkansas Methodist Church. In 1889, those churches were Center Point, Oakley's Chapel and Hebron.

Scope and Content Note

Records pertaining to the Center Point Circuit, Washington District, Ouachita Conference, of the Arkansas Methodist Church, consisting of: minutes of the Second Quarterly Meeting, Center Point, March 31, 1866; minutes of the Third Quarterly Meeting, Piney Grove, 1866; list of names taken from the Baptisms, 1866?; typescript of "History of Center Point Circuit" by W.D. Lee, n.d.; article by W.D. Lee, "Old Center Point Camp Ground Has Been Used as Place of Worship for a Hundred Years," in the Dierks Banner, vol. 16, no. 7, Thursday, September 9, 1937; certificate that J.B. Barton and Wife are Methodists, signed by J.B. Braswell, Guntersville, Alabama, Nov. 7, 1887; certificate that Thomas Whitmore is a Methodist, signed by G.W. Evans, Fayetteville, Oct. 17, 1887; notification of Piney Grove Selected for 3rd Quarterly Meeting by G.W. Hayes, n.d. [1866?]

Subject Terms

The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:

Methodism--Arkansas

Religion--Arkansas

Center Point (Howard County, Ark.)

    Detailed Description of the Collection

    The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection

    Box Small Manuscripts Box 7

    Box Small Manuscripts Box 7 Section MC 989 Folder 1

    Methodist Church Center Point Circuit Records, 1866-1937

    END OF COLLECTION

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