Collection First United Methodist Church Collection - First United Methodist Church Collection

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US US-almoca First United Methodist Church Collection


First United Methodist Church Collection


  • ca. 1953-2018 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

5 linear inches; bound and unbound paper-based publications.

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Name of creator

Biographical history

Archival history

These materials were in the possession of the First United Methodist Church until 2018 when the church’s archivist Lyn Frazer transferred them to the Montgomery County Archives, where they are currently stored.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

The First United Methodist Church of Montgomery donated publications to the Montgomery County Archives in April 2018.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This collection consists of publications by the First United Methodist Church of Montgomery, Alabama, pertaining to the history of the organization, and architecture of the establishment, and the stories of its congregation.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

The Montgomery County Archives’ mission statement notes that the MCA collects non-government records, as long as they pertain to the history of Montgomery County.


Further accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

This collection is organized into one series:
Series 1: Publications
Subseries I: Bound Volumes

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions governing reproduction

It is presumed corporate and individual copyrights have been retained by copyright owners. Copyright restrictions apply. Users of
materials should seek necessary permissions from the copyright holders to comply with U.S. copyright laws.

Language of material

  • English

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Finding aids

Physical finding aid on hand at the Montgomery County Archives.

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