Guide to the Mabel Methodist Episcopal Church, South Sunday School Records, 1886-1935

Summary Information

Title: Mabel Methodist Episcopal Church, South Sunday School Records, 1886-1935
Collection: AC.109.
Extent: 1 linear foot (2 boxes)
Abstract:

Mabel Methodist Episcopal Church, South Sunday School was the Methodist Episcopal Sunday School for Mabel and Union communities in Watauga County, North Carolina. The collection contains names of the Mabel and Union community members who attended the local Methodist Episcopal Sunday School as well as lists Sunday School officers and teachers. Ephemera such as obituaries are also enclosed.

Creator: Mabel M.E. Church, South Sunday School

Biographical/Historical Note

Mabel Methodist Episcopal Church, South Sunday School was the Methodist Episcopal Sunday School for Mabel and Union communities in Watauga County, North Carolina. It was named Union Methodist Episcopal Church, South Sunday School until 1921. The Mabel Methodist Episcopal Church, South Sunday School Collection is a collection of fifteen Sunday School record books spanning the years 1886 to 1935. Included within the record books are the names and attendance of Sunday School members, Sunday School officer and teachers, the ministers, the record of Scripture reading, hymn singing, and lesson topics as well as ephemera such as obituary clippings.

Scope and Contents

The collection contains names of the Mabel and Union community members who attended the local Methodist Episcopal Sunday School as well as lists Sunday School officers and teachers. Ephemera such as obituaries are also enclosed.

Arrangement

Materials are arranged chronologically. Oversized materials are located in a separate box.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room without restrictions. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

No documentation regarding this collection's origins exists.

Processing Information

Processed by Kathryn Staley; Encoded by Kathryn Staley, Rachel Critzer, 2005

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Mabel M.E. Church, South SS Records, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

                   
Collecton 109. Mabel M.E. Church, South Sunday School Records.
Box Folder
1 1 Sunday School Record Book dating October 1886 to September 1891
  2 Sunday School Record Book dating October 1891 to March 1895
  3 Sunday School Record Book dating April 1896 to December 1900
  4 Sunday School Record Book dating July 1901 to October 1904
  5 Sunday School Record Book dating April 1905 to January 1908
  6 Sunday School Record Book dating April 1908 to December 1910
  7 Sunday School Record Book dating July 1911 to September 1913
Box Folder
2 1 Sunday School Record Book dating January 1915 to December 1918
  2 Sunday School Record Book dating May 1917 to July 1919
  3 Sunday School Record Book dating August 1919 to July 1922
  4 Sunday School Record Book dating August 1921 to April 1923
  5 Sunday School Record Book dating March 1924 to 1934
  6 Sunday School Record Book dating July 1927 to July 1930
  7 Sunday School Record Book dating August 1930 to February 1933
  8 Sunday School Record Book dating April 1935 to November 1936
Box Folder
1 Oversized 1 Union M.E. Church, South Sunday School Records Collection