Guide to the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh , Pa. Records, 1868-1988 AIS.1988.03

ULS Archives & Special Collections

Summary Information

Repository
ULS Archives & Special Collections
Title
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh, Pa. Records
Creator
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh, Pa.).
Collection Number
AIS.1988.03
Date
1868-1988
Extent
2.0 microfilm reels (1,493 frames)
Abstract
The collection contains minutebooks, a receipt book, and registers from 1868-1988.

Preferred Citation

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh , Pa. Records, 1868-1988, AIS.1988.03, Archives & Special Collections, University of Pittsburgh Library System

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Scope and Content Notes

The collection contains minutebooks, a receipt book, and registers from 1868-1988. The minutebooks, also known as protokolbucher, consist of eight volumes and span from 1868-1948. The receipt book is one volume and covers the period between 1928-1948. The registers, dated from 1868-1988, contain information regarding baptisms, communions, marriages, burials, confirmations, pastors, attendance, shut-ins, constitutions, anniversary books, photographs, correspondence, and church history. The earliest records are in German.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

ULS Archives & Special Collections, August 1988

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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

Donated by the Zion Evangelical Church of Pittsburgh (Lawrenceville), Pennsylvania in 1988.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by David Rosenberg in August 1988.

Revision and rearrangement for the encoded version of the finding aid provided by Michael O'Malley on August 19, 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: 1384142

Existence and Location of Copies

Original records are in the possession of the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church of Pittsburgh (Lawrenceville), Pennsylvania.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Evangelical Lutheran Church. -- Clergy
  • Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh, Pa.).

Genre(s)

  • Church records
  • Constitutions

Geographic Name(s)

  • Pennsylvania -- Church history
  • Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Religion

Subject(s)

  • Baptismal records
  • Churches and Synagogues
  • Clergy -- Pennsylvania
  • Ethnic groups
  • German Americans -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh -- Religion
  • Germans -- Pennsylvania
  • Germans -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
  • Lutheran Church -- Clergy
  • Lutheran Church -- Pennsylvania

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Previous Citation

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (Lawrenceville, Pgh., Pa.) Records, 1868-1988, Micro, ais 88:3, Archives of Industrial Society, University Library System, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa., 15260

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lawrenceville, Pittsburgh , Pa. Records, 1868-1988, AIS.1988.03, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

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Collection Inventory

Series  I. Minutebooks 

  Microfilm-cabinetDrawerReel
Volumes 1-5, 1868-1948 341
  Reel
Volume 6, 1916-1922 1
  Reel
Volume 7, 1917-1931 1
  Reel
Volume 8, 1928-1948 1

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Series  II. Receipt book 

  Reel
Volume 1, 1919-1931 1

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Series  III. Registers 

  Reel
Volume 1 - baptisms, communions, marriages, and burials; 1868-1880 2
  Reel
Volumes 2-3 - baptisms, confirmations, marriages, burials; 1881-1969 2
  Reel
Volume 4 - pastors, communions, attendance, shut-ins, baptisms, confirmations, marriages, funerals, constitutions, anniversary booklets, correspondence, photographs, and church history; 1969-1988 2

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