Guide to the First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa. Records, 1887-1990 AIS.1990.19

ULS Archives & Special Collections

Summary Information

Repository
ULS Archives & Special Collections
Title
First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa. Records
Creator
First United Church of Christ (Millvale, Pa.).
Collection Number
AIS.1990.19
Date
1887-1990
Extent
2.0 microfilm reels (568 frames)
Abstract
This collection contains the church records and two commemorative books, including church histories, and miscellany, of First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa., 1887-1990

Preferred Citation

First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa. Records, AIS.1990.19, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

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History

The First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa., was founded in 1887 by a group of German Immigrants dissatisfied with the St. John's Missouri Lutheran Church of Fredrick Street in Millvale. It was originally called Erste Deutsche Evangelische Kirche of Millvale (First German Evangelical Church of Millvale) becoming the the First Evangelical Lutheran Church shortly after the First World War. In 1957 the congregation merged with the Congregational Church of Christ becoming the First United Church of Christ. The Church building on North Ave., constructed in 1888, was renovated in 1934.

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Scope and Content

This collection contains the church records of First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa., 1887-1990. Reel 1 includes church records and Reel 2 contains two commemorative books, including church histories, and miscellany.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ULS Archives & Special Collections, September 1989

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Revision Description

 Converted from EAD Version 1.0 to EAD Version 2002 July 1, 2006

Access Restrictions

No restrictions.

Copyright

Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Pittsburgh as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Acquisition Information

These records were a gift from First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa., in 1990.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by John Thompson in September, 1990.

Revision and rearrangement for the encoded version of the finding aid provided by Dan Horvath in September, 2003. Information about the collection title and the controlled access terms was extracted from the MARC record in the University of Pittsburgh catalog Voyager ID number: 1430938

Existence and Location of Copies

This collection has been microfilmed with permission, from originals located First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Congregational Church of Christ (Millvale, Pa.).
  • Erste Deutsche Evangelische Kirche of Millvale (Pa.).
  • First Evangelical Lutheran Church (Millvale, Pa.).
  • First United Church of Christ (Millvale, Pa.).
  • Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod.
  • St. John's Missouri Lutheran Church (Millvale, Pa.).
  • United Church of Christ. -- Pennsylvania -- Millvale

Genre(s)

  • Church records

Geographic Name(s)

  • Millvale (Pa.) -- Church history

Subject(s)

  • Churches and Synagogues
  • Congregational churches -- Pennsylvania -- Millvale
  • Ethnic groups
  • German Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Millvale -- History

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Previous Citation

First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa. Records, AIS.1990.19, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

First United Church of Christ, Millvale, Pa. Records, 1887-1990.

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Collection Inventory

  Microfilm-cabinetDrawerReel
Church Records, 1887-1990 351

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  Reel
Commemorative Books, 1887-1990 2

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