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Standard for Centennial Banner United Methodist Church

Standard for Centennial Banner United Methodist Church

Descriptive Summary

Title: Standard for Centennial Banner United Methodist Church
Creator: North Georgia United Methodist Conference
Inclusive Dates: 1966
Language: English
Extent: 0.2 Linear Feet 1 roll
Collection Number: ms2775
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The North Georgia Conference of The United Methodist Church had a centennial in 1966. For the purpose of the conference, they ordered a unique, hand-made Centennial Banner including a brass standard and base. It was eventually brought to the University of Georgia from the North Georgia Conference Commission on Archives and History.

The North Georgia United Methodist Conference was established in 1866 and was headquartered in Norcross, Georgia. It now contains 1000 churches, 1500 clergy, and has 320,000 members.

Scope and Content

The North Georgia United Methodist Conference standard is the brass standard used to hold the centennial banner. It does not include the banner itself.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Standard for Centennial Banner United Methodist Church, ms2775, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Methodists -- Georgia.
Methodists -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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1Brass standard