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Churches -- West Virginia -- Taylor County

Subject Source: Local Lc

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Clay V. Miller Papers

Collection Number: A&M.1498
Overview Correspondence, clippings, and printed material collected by the historian of Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church, Grafton, West Virginia. Subjects include Anna Jarvis and the Mother's Day movement and Andrews Church and Methodism in Taylor County. There are photographs of Ann M. Reeves Jarvis and her daughter, Anna. Correspondents include Anna Jarvis and Okey L. Patteson.
Dates: 1867, 1928-1952

Mother's Day - Anna Jarvis

Collection Number: A&M.1358
Overview Copy of Congressional resolution establishing Mother's Day and biographical sketches about the holiday's founder, Anna Jarvis. Also programs of Mother's Day observances from the Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church of Grafton, later the International Shrine to Motherhood, where the holiday was founded. Many of these programs contain historical sketches of the holiday and its founder. There is a program and facsimiles of the first observance.
Dates: 1908-79

West Virginia Centennial Church History Project, Report Forms and Photographs

Collection Number: A&M.1667
Overview A county-by-county collection of report forms, photographs, and histories of churches in existence for more than a century, assembled during the state centennial year.
Dates: 1963