Manuscript Collection

Reverend Edward King Hardin, Jr. Prayer Meeting Record Book - Accession 1692 - M815 (872)

Title

Reverend Edward King Hardin, Jr. Prayer Meeting Record Book - Accession 1692 - M815 (872)

Files

Identifier

Accession 1692 - M815 (872)

Inclusive Dates

1912

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1 bound volume

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a prayer meeting record book kept by Reverend Edward King Hardin, Jr. (1884-1918). The record book describes prayer meetings held at St. John’s United Methodist Church in Rock Hill, SC from January to May 1912. The descriptions start with the number of attendees, the weather, topics for discussion, and what happened. Edward Hardin was a prominent Methodist minister who died during the influenza pandemic (Spanish Flu) of 1918 while he was the minister at Central Methodist Church in Ashville, NC. He was buried at Evergreen Cemetery in Chester, SC.

Provenance

The Reverend Edward King Hardin, Jr. Prayer Meeting Record Book was received from the York County Library via Jason Hyatt on October 16, 2019.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Reverend Edward King Hardin, Jr. Prayer Meeting Record Book - Accession 1692 - M815 (872)

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