Grand Forks Federated Church Records, 1881-2012
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Brief Description:

The Grand Forks Federated Church Records consist of materials related to the church, as well as from the two independent churches prior to the federation. Material includes the constitution and by-laws, articles of incorporation and federation, correspondence, meeting minutes, financial records, annual reports, membership lists, scrapbooks and newspaper clippings. The collection dates from 1887 to 2012.

Additions to the collection include increased materials on the Federated Church, ranging from photo albums to bulletins to pastor photographs. Also included are various items pertaining to Mark Warren Spaulding, who was a prominent member of the 1st Baptist Church.

Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at]
Record Series Number: OGLMC/759
Created by: Grand Forks Federated Church (1945-), First Baptist Church, Grand Forks (1881-1945), Plymouth Congregational Church (1885-1945)
Volume: 9.25 Linear Feet
Acquired: 06/22/1982. Additional material was donated by: Mary Margaret Frank, August 12, 1999 (Acc. 99-2357); Victoria Swift, September 3, 2013 (Acc. 2013-3218); Richard Beringer; May 15, 2015 (Acc. 2015-3276); and Kirk Hallahan, Menor, Minnesota, November 2020.
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Subject Index
Grand Forks - Churches
Religion - Church Records
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Mary Margaret Frank, Grand Forks, North Dakota  Donation; Acc.82-992
Related Materials: First Baptist Church of Grand Forks Records: OGLMC 152
PreferredCitation: (Description of Item). Grand Forks Federated Church Records.  OGLMC 759, Box #, Folder #.  Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in July 2014.