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Church and social problems -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Collection 064 Ephemera of Mid-Nineteenth Century Temperance Movement

 Collection
Identifier: CN 064
Scope and Contents This microfilm collection contains minutes of ten local temperance societies in Michigan, speeches by seven persons active in temperance reform, miscelleanous printed materials, and issues of five temperance periodicals published in New York and Michigan between 1832-1862. The papers contained in this collection are described in detail in the Guide to the Microfilm Edition of Temperance and Prohibition Papers (Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan, 1977), pp. 37-45.
Dates: Created: 1830 - 1875

Collection 066 Papers of Ernest Cherrington

 Collection
Identifier: CN 066
Scope and Contents Office files, executive committee files, and personal files kept by Ernes Cherrington, a leading prohibition advocate of the early twentieth century. Important in the Anti-saloon League of America, and in several anti-liquor publishing interests.The Ernest Hurst Cherrington papers are Series XIII of a twenty-one-series microfilming project done between 1975 and 1977 with the cooperation of three repositories holding significant papers relating to temperance and prohibition: the...
Dates: Created: 1900-1950

Sojourners Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-023
Scope and Contents The Sojourners Collection contains the archival papers of the Christian social concern and community group known by that name.  Sojourners traces its origin to a group of seven students at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, (see Jim Wallis) who called for a new and rigorous application of Biblical ethics to American Culture.  Believing that the church was losing the current generation, they...
Dates: Created: 1971-2017; Other: Date acquired: 1988

The Other Side Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-182
Scope and Contents The Other Side, which was a "magazine of Christian discipleship," was established by Jubilee, Inc. of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1976.
Dates: Created: 1965-2016; Other: Majority of material found in 1975-1995; Other: Date acquired: 07/28/2011