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Keston, USA Records

 Collection — Container: Books
Identifier: SC-042
Occupying approximately five linear feet, the collection includes Board Materials, Correspondence, Financial and Legal Records, Publications, Secondary Material, Addresses, and Media Items.   Though basic information exists for the Board Materials series, the largest portion of the collection consists of Correspondence dating from 1983 to 1990. This correspondence is by or between Keston, USA board members. Another series that occupies a large percentage of the collection is the Financial and Legal Records series. Due to the hiring of David Ziomek as Executive Director clear financial records exist for the years 1985 to 1989.

Dates

  • Created: 1971-1991
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1985-1990
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1990

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Access to correspondence is restricted to those persons having permission of the donors. The container list enumerates the restricted folders.

Conditions Governing Use

Duplication may be restricted if copying could cause damage to items.

Extent

7.00 boxes

17 linear feet other_unmapped

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by series with folder level control.

Source of Acquisition

The Keston USA archive materials were given as donations from various board members to Wheaton College in 1990.
Method of Acquisition Gift

Other Descriptive Information

The Keston USA Records document the work of an agency that studies religious life and persecution in Communist and totalitarian nations and publishes various newsletters and other organs to inform Western churches and leaders.

Creator

Title
Keston, USA Records
Author
Special Collections, Buswell Library Staff
Date
05/06/2008
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections, Buswell Library Repository

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