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Isaac F. Smith steward's book

 Collection — Folder: S1205
Identifier: S1205

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one small, brown-covered, bound book with "Isaac Smith Stewards Book No. 3" handwritten on the cover. The entries of monetary donations begin October 1, 1888, and end in 1896. There are also three cards for the Whiteland Charge, dated 1896. The church denomination is not given. The cards state: "The Church has a right to know who do and who do not contribute to the cause of Christ." Also on the cards, J. W. Dashiell gave this "Word of Advice -- Begin the work of collecting early; push with vigor; make as good financial showing as possible. Remind delinquents of their solemn vow."


  • 1888-1896


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Historical Note

Isaac F. Smith kept the church financial records in the Greenwood Charge and Whiteland Charge, Indianapolis District, Southeast Indiana Conference. The church denomination is not given. C. W. Tinsley is listed as pastor at the Greenwood church from 1888 to 1889.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is one small bound volume.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed 2016/10/13 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Isaac F. Smith steward's book
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.