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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 87 Collections and/or Records:

Academy of the New Church

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

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

Identifier: Mss.004

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' secretary to Rev. Robert J. Tilson, 1931-10-10

Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Typed note from N.D. Pendleton' secretary, Viola Wolcott Rennels, regarding Rev. Robert J. Tilson im London, England. Text: “9 baptism cards sent to Bishop Tilson, 10/10/31 by VWR (We could send only 9 for 5c postage.)”

Dates: 1931-10-10

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. George Goddard Starkey, 1931-06-09

Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Typed letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. George Goddard Starkey in Glenview, IL, USA. Pendleton has received Starkey’s annual ministerial report. It arrived too late to be presented at the mid-year meetings, however Pendleton is happy to have it for the Church records.

Dates: 1931-06-09

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

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. Henry Leonardos, 1933-12-04

Identifier: RG.004.01
Scope and Contents

Letter from N.D. Pendleton to Rev. Henry Leonardos in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Envelope addressed to Rev. Leonardos with blank statistical report cards, marked “return to sender.”

Dates: 1933-12-04