Inventory


Churches of Vigo County
Dates: 1838-2008
Accession Number: 861006
Description: Three document cases; Map Drawer 3


Content and Scope of Collection

This collection was generated from miscellaneous materials in the Archives and the Community Affairs File. It contains a variety of items - newspaper clippings, brief histories, anniversary booklets, programs, directories - primarily from churches within the city of Terre Haute. Arrangement is from the general to the specific; individual churches are located under their respective denomination.

Document Case 1

 

 

 

 

Folder 1

General, collective, and historical material

1932-1938

 

 

 

Folder 2

Church directories

1968-1992

 

 

 

 

Baptist

 

 

 

 

Folder 3

First Baptist Church

1875-1942

 

 

 

Folder 4

First Prairie Creek
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
Joppa Friendship Baptist Church
Lost Creek Baptist Church
   (1994 article in Map Case 3)
Second Prairie Creek Baptist Church

1966
1997
1997
1950; 1994

n.d.

 

 

 

Folder 5

Oregon Baptist Church
Salem Baptist Church
Second Missionary Baptist Church

1974
1972
1971

 

 

 

 

Catholic (Roman)

 

 

 

 

Folder 6

Carmelite Monastery

1969-1972

 

 

 

Folder 7

St. Ann

1953

 

 

 

Folder 8

St. Benedict

1889-1965

 

 

 

Folder 9 & 9B

St. Joseph

1838-1998

 

 

 

Folder 10

St. Margaret Mary

1958

 

St. Mary's Church

1935, 1937

 

 

 

Document Case 2

 

 

 

 

Folder 11

St. Patrick

1956-81

 

 

 

 

Christian

 

 

 

 

Folder 12

Central Christian Church
Maple Avenue Christian Church

1941; 1953
1952

 

 

 

 

Church of Christ

 

 

 

 

Folder 13

St. Mark United Church of Christ
Bethany United Church of Christ

1976
2008

     
     

 

Congregational

 

 

 

 

Folder 14

First Congregational Church

1887-1965

 

 

 

Folder 15

South Vigo Congregational Christian Church

1954

 

 

 

 

Eastern Orthodox

 

 

 

 

Folder 16

St. George Antiochian

1928-1997

 

 

 

 

Episcopal

 

 

 

 

Folders 17 and 17A

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church

1879-1965

 

 

 

 

Evangelical United Brethren

 

 

 

 

Folder 18

Blackhawk Church
First E. U. B. Church
Shady Grove Church

n.d.
1965
1967

 

 

 

 

Jewish

 

 

 

 

Folder 19

United Hebrew Congregation

Anniversary Program & Commemorative Book, 1849-1999

n.d.

1999

 

 

 

 

Lutheran

 

 

 

 

Folder 20

Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church

1889-1923

 

 

 

 

Methodist

 

 

 

 

Folder 21

General/collective materials

1917-1970

 

 

 

Folder 21a

Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church

1950-1990s

 

 

 

Folder 22

Asbury Chapel

See also: Methodist Temple

1894

 

 

 

Folder 23

Bethesda

1937

 

 

 

Folder 23a

Breden Memorial United Methodist Church

1900-1975

 

 

 

 

 

 

Document Case 3

 

 

 

 

 

Methodist (continued)

 

 

 

 

Folder 24-25

Centenary Methodist Episcopal Church

1904-1938

 

 

 

Folder 26

First Methodist Episcopal Church
First Methodist Sunday School, Brazil

1896
1911

 

 

 

Folder 27

Maple Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church

1923-1941

 

 

 

Folder 28

Methodist Temple

1941-1980

 

 

 

Folder 29

Montrose Methodist Episcopal Church

1908, 1916

 

 

 

Folder 30

Mount Pleasant

1890-1975

 

 

 

Folder 31

Pisgah Church
Rose Hill
Saulters Methodist Church

1937
1939?
1959

 

 

 

Folder 31a

Spruce Street A.M.E. Church

1958-87

 

 

 

Folder 31b

Spruce Street A.M.E. Church

1971-95

 

 

 

Folder 32

United Methodist Temple

1971-76

 

Presbyterian

 

 

 

 

Folder 33

Central Presbyterian Church

1882-1995

 

 

 

Folder 34

Second Presbyterian Church

1873

 

 

 

Folder 35

Washington Avenue Presbyterian

1909-1917

 

 

 

 

Reformed

 

 

 

 

Folder 36

Zion's Reformed Church

1902-1912

 

 

 

 

Wesleyan

 

 

 

 

Folder 36a

Prairie Creek Wesleyan Church

1999

 

 

 

 

Other

 

 

 

 

Folder 37

Old Union Church

1930-1982