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Talent Friends Church, 1943-1993

 Record Group
Identifier: 83

Content description

Records include brochures, annual reports, written memorial speech, correspondence, newsletters, bulletins, Quaker origin documents, legal documents (war assets-building sales, "correction deed," church's Articles of Incorporation), financial documents, minutes, photo(s), 50th anniversary documents (including written history), directory, newspaper clipping, scrapbook ("History of the Talent Friends Church"),

Dates

  • 1943-1993

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is available for research.

Historical note

Work at Talent, Oregon, began as prayer meetings in April of 1943 with the help of Milo Ross, Lillian Frazier, and Lily Welburn, among others. Talent Friends Church began meeting regularly at a Baptist church on Oct. 3, 1943. George and Elenita Bales served as pastors after Milo Ross. Talent officially became a church on Apr. 8, 1949. The congregation moved in to a newly constructed church building on June 8, 1952. In 1982, a remodeled and enlarged church building was dedicated.

Extent

0.33 Cubic Feet ( 1 expandable folder equalling about 1/3 of a record box)

Language of Materials

English

Summary

Work at Talent, Oregon, began as prayer meetings in April of 1943 with the help of Milo Ross, Lillian Frazier, and Lily Welburn, among others. Talent Friends Church began meeting regularly at a Baptist church on Oct. 3, 1943. George and Elenita Bales served as pastors after Milo Ross. Talent officially became a church on Apr. 8, 1949. The congregation moved in to a newly constructed church building on June 8, 1952. In 1982, a remodeled and enlarged church building was dedicated. Records include brochures, annual reports, written memorial speech, correspondence, newsletters, bulletins, Quaker origin documents, legal documents (war assets-building sales, "correction deed," church's Articles of Incorporation), financial documents, minutes, photo(s), 50th anniversary documents (including written history), directory, newspaper clipping, scrapbook ("History of the Talent Friends Church").

Repository Details

Part of the George Fox University and Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends Archives Repository

Contact:
416 North Meridian Street
Newberg Oregon 97132 U.S.A.
502-554-2145