Vestry minutes, 1852-1881

Metadata

Title

Vestry minutes, 1852-1881

Date

1852/1881

Digital Identifier

StPeter.VestryMinutes1852-1881

Description

The vestry is the governing body of an Episcopal church; it is comprised of the rector and members of the congregation elected by other congregants.

This bound volume contains the dates, members present and business discussed at St. Peters vestry meetings from 1852 to 1881. Topics include but are not limited to: insurance policies on the rectory, house, bells and organ; election of vestrymen, officers, warden and rector; appointments to committees for finance, choir, Sunday school, library, burial grounds and bell; selection of delegates to the Diocesan convention; management of the St. Peters charity fund and Christ Church hospital; and income from pew rent and collections.

Place

Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Holding Institution

St. Peter's Episcopal Church

Extent

1 volume

Format (Original)

Format (Digital)

tiff

Rights

http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/

Language

eng

Type

Text

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IIIF Manifest

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Rights Holder

St. Peter's Episcopal Church