Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Evangelical Alliance Records, 1800-1944

Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID 4492696 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Tholuck, August, 1799-1877 ; Sanford, Elias B. (Elias Benjamin), 1843- ; Evangelical Alliance
Title Evangelical Alliance Records, 1800-1944
Physical Description 14 boxes (14 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://library.columbia.edu/content/dam/libraryweb/locations/burke/fa/wab/ldpd_4492696.pdf



Includes autographs of members at London Conference on Aug. 19, 1846 and following days at which the Evangelical Alliance was formed; constitution of the Evangelical Alliance in the USA with signatures of members, 1870; letters, 1870-1884; letterpress books, 1870-1898; minutes of the Executive Committee of the American Evangelical Alliance, Nov. 1868-Feb. 17, 1944; list of officers, committees, etc., 1873; address book; register of guests of the Hospitality Committee; constitutions; programs; statements; scrapbooks, 1869-1897; "A History of the Evangelical Alliance for the United States" by Elias B. Sanford; and various manuscripts in reference to the proposed General Conference in 1870, including letters of Prince Bismarck and the Prussian King Wilhelm to Philip Schaff and Friedrich A. Tholuck's essay on the state of theology and religion in Germany, written for the General Conference, 1870.

General Note

Part of William Adams Brown Ecumenical Library Collection

In Archives.

Using the Collection

Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Burke Library at Union Theological Seminary

Processing Information

Autographs, letters, letter copying book, minutes, lists of officers, address book, guest register, constitutions, programs, scrapbooks, history, manuscripts Cataloged Lynn A. Grove 08/08/88.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Autographs (manuscripts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Guest registers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID


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Bismarck, Otto, Fürst von, 1815-1898 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Christian union -- Societies, etc Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Evangelical Alliance for the United States of America Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Germany -- Religious life and customs Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schaff, Philip, 1819-1893 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
William I, German Emperor, 1797-1888 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID