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W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library Manuscript Collections

Guide to the Brien Chapel A.M.E. Church records MSS.0211

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

February 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-11-20T16:34-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Brien Chapel A.M.E. Church records

Unit ID:

MSS.0211

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.9 Linear feet (7 ledgers)

Dates:

Bulk, 1926-1956

Dates:

1924-1973

Abstract:

Records of this African Methodist Episcopal church in Burnsville, Alabama, from 1924-1973.

creator

Brien Chapel A.M.E. Church. (Burnsville, Ala.) . (1890-1973)

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains the records of this African-American church in Burnsville, Alabama, from 1924-1973, including board minutes, Sunday School records, membership rolls, assessments, other financial records, death notices, marriages, baptisms, and lists of trustees.

Preferred Citation:

Brien Chapel A.M.E. Church records, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather & Brown Books, 1989

Biographical/Historical note

From 1890to at least 1973 the Brien Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church was in Burnsville, Dallas County, Alabama. At some point after 1973 it moved to Jones, Autauga County, Alabama

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Processing Information:

Processed by

unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2012

Source(s)

African Americans (localbroad)

African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church (lcsh)

Alabama (localbroad)

Autauga County (Ala.) (lcsh)

Church membership (Local)

Church records (aat)

Community and Place (localbroad)

Financial records (aat)

Minutes (aat)

Religion and Spirituality (localbroad)

Records, Box 3138 Box 3138

Records, Box 3139 Box 3139