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 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

Academy of the New Church

 Unprocessed
Identifier: RG.001
Dates: Existence: 1876

American History Collection

 Collection — Box 1 doc box
Identifier: Mss.1000
Scope and Contents

This is a teaching collection for hands-on history.  United States and New Church history from colonization through the present.  Contains primary and secondary material in the form of letters and fragments, reproductions, facsimiles, newspapers, clippings, photographs, magazines, articles, books and other items regarding the history of the United States that can be used as teaching tools for Bryn Athyn College and the ANC Secondary Schools.

Dates: 1706-present; Date acquired: 20080701

Bryn Athyn Borough Government/History

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.008
Scope and Contents

The collection contains records and material related to the Borough of Bryn Athyn (official government) .  Bryn Athyn began as a village in the last decade of the 19th century, eventually receiving  borough status in 1916.  This collection contains early records of the Village Association, and some government records deposited by the Borough (very few).

Dates: 1899-present; Date acquired: 18990000

Bryn Athyn Cathedral

 Collection — Box 24 boxes
Identifier: Mss.003
Scope and Contents The collection holds letters, sketches, architectural drawings, photographs and media articles regarding the design and construction of Bryn Athyn Cathedral.  There are files for many of the craftsmen and artists that worked on the project, as well as construction notes written by Raymond Pitcairn regarding the interior and structural design of hte building.  Several boxes of photographs document the various stages of construction. A slide show and audio tape is included that was used by one...
Dates: Created: 1912-1996

Bryn Athyn Community Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss.004
Abstract

The community of Bryn Athyn was formed in the late 19th century by members of the Philladelphia Swedenborgian Church (New Church).  This collection documents the early Village Association (before becoming a Burough) as well as the various community groups, old and new, that sprang up in the community.  This collection does not contain any official records of the Borough of Bryn Athyn.

Dates: 1893-present; Date acquired: 20080701

Bryn Athyn Historic District

 Collection — Box 1 box
Identifier: RG.05
Scope and Contents

The collection contains promotional  and informational literature about the Bryn Athyn Historic District, as well as information provided by the Historic Distric Council.  The collection includes photographs, posters, brochures and news articles.

Dates: Created: 2009; Other: Majority of material found in 2009; Other: Date acquired: 20090418

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hendrik W. Boef, 1932-02-23

 Item
Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Hendrik W. Boef in Los Angeles, CA, USA. Pendleton is returning the baptism card he received from Boef, as there has been some confusion over the listed date of birth. Pendleton sends his love to Boef’s wife, Virginia, and their baby, as well as Mrs. Glebe.

Dates: 1932-02-23

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Walter E. Brickman , 1932-06-20

 Item
Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Walter E. Brickman in Edinburgh, TX, USA. As per Brickman’s request, the names of Brickman and his wife have been removed from the list of General Church members, and Brickman is no longer listed as a General Church minister.

Dates: 1932-06-20

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Walter E. Brickman , 1935-04-30

 Item
Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Walter E. Brickman in Weslaco, TX, USA. Pendleton sees no reason why Brickman and his wife, Anna, should not be members of the General Church. Mrs. (V. W.) Rennels has sent membership application blanks.

Dates: 1935-04-30

Letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary to Rev. A. Wynne Acton, 1932-09-30

 Item
Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton's secretary (Mrs. V. W. Rennels) to A. Wynne Acton in London, England. Rennels tells Acton they have heard good things about him since his arrival in London. She is sending him 10 copies each of the church's updated baptism and confession of faith record cards. In Bryn Athyn, they are excied for the upcoming election, although it seems as if the wrong man will win.

Dates: 1932-09-30