Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1958-1991 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference
Title: Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference Records,
Dates: 1958-1991 and undated
Abstract: Records of the Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference, a regional organization for the Unitarians and Universalists, from 1958-1991.
Collection # S 961.29
Quantity: 7 boxes (7.0 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference (SWUUC) holds its annual meetings usually in East Texas or Oklahoma. The Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference is the regional organization for the Unitarians and Universalists. Unitarians and Universalists practice a liberal approach to Christianity through social action and freedom of belief.


Scope and Contents

The collection contains the records generated from the annual meetings of the Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference (SWUUC). Included are board minutes, annual reports, religious publications, programs, directories, financial material, convention material, and policy and procedures.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Organizations)
Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference
Universalist Church of America
Unitarian Universalist Association
Universalist General Convention
Subjects
Unitarian churches
Unitarian churches--Texas
Unitarian Universalists
Unitarians
Universalist churches
Universalists

Related Material

For related materials located in the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, see the following collections:

  • Ken Gjemre oral history interview [sound recording], 1984
  • Walter Chambers oral history interview [sound recording], 1973
  • Leonard C. Prater oral history interview [sound recording], 1973
  • William G. Stehr Papers [microfilm], 1851-1972
  • Unitarian Universalist Church (Tex.) photographs, 1919- 1982
  • James P. Wilkes Papers, 1945-1977

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Southwestern Unitarian Universalist Conference Records, 1958-1991 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Collection accession #(s):
88-0289-B, 88-0294-B, 91-0119-B, 92-0064-B

Gifts, 1988-1992

Processed by

Abel Ramirez, August 2000


Additional Sources

Wilbur, Earl Morse. "Our Unitarian Heritage: an Introduction to the History of the Unitarian Movement. "Boston, Beacon Press, 1925.


Collection Inventory

 

Summer Institute

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1 1 Summer Institute, 1969-1978
2 Summer Institute Program, 1977-1979
3 Summer Institute Program, 1980-1981
4 Summer Institute Program, 1981-1982
5 Summer Institute Program, 1981-1983
6 Summer Institute Program, 1982-1983
7 Summer Institute Program, 1983-1984
8 Summer Institute Program #1, 1983-1986
9 Summer Institute Program #2, 1983-1986
10 Summer Institute Program, 1984-1985
11 Summer Institute Program, 1985
12 Summer Institute Program, 1987



 
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2 1 Policy and Procedure Manual, 1963-1967



 
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2 2 Annual Reports, 1982-1987



 
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2 3 District Executive Reports, 1983-1989



 
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2 4 Conference Board Minutes, 1984-1986



 
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2 5 Southwesterner Newsletter, 1984-1990



 
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2 6 Brochures, 1985-1991



 
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2 7 District Trustee Petitions, 1984-1989



 
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2 8 Directories, 1982-1986 (Excluding 1983)



 
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2 9 Directories, 1987-1990



 
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2 10 Summer Institute Program Photographs, 1984-1985



 

Dues

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2 11 Dues, 1973-1974
12 Dues, 1974-1975
13 Dues, 1975-1976
14 Dues, 1976-1977
15 Dues, 1977-1978
16 Dues, 1978-1979
17 Dues, 1979-1980
18 Dues, 1981



 
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3 1 Treasurer's Reports, 1978-1982



 
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3 2 Treasurer's Problems and Insurance, 1965-1977



 
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3 3 Board Correspondence, 1962-1964



 
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3 4 Budgets and Treasurer's Reports, 1971-1978



 
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3 5 Miscellaneous Financial Records, 1970-1978



 
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3 6 Treasury Papers, 1977-1981



 
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3 7 Board Minutes, 1962-1975



 
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3 8 Executive Committee Reports, 1972-1978



 
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3 9 Reports to Board, 1961-1968



 
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3 10 Vice-President's File, 1962-1975



 
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3 11 Correspondence, 1966-1969



 
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3 12 Association Unitaria Mexicana, 1969-1978



 
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4 1 Annual Fund Data, 1975-1982



 
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4 2 Financial Reports, 1974-1978



 

Banking Records

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4 3 Banking Records #1, 1959-1982
4 Banking Records #2, 1959-1982
5 Check Stubs, 1975-1977
6 Check Stubs, 1977-1979
7 Check Stubs, 1979-1981
8 Banking Records, 1978-1982
9 Bank Statements, 1979-1980
10 Bank Statements, 1980-1982
14 Canceled Checks, 1970-1974
15 Canceled Checks, 1974-1978
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5 11 Bank Statements, 1964-1971
12 Bank Statements, 1971-1978



 
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4 11 Miscellaneous Financial Records, 1975-1980



 
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4 12 Correspondence of Treasury, 1978-1980



 
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4 13 Credit Cards, 1976-1977



 

Vouchers

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5 1 Vouchers, July-December, 1973
2 Vouchers, January-June, 1974
3 Vouchers, July-December, 1974
4 Vouchers, January-June, 1975
5 Vouchers, July-December, 1975
6 Vouchers, January-June, 1976
7 Vouchers, July-December, 1976
8 Vouchers, January-June, 1977
9 Vouchers, July-December, 1977
10 Vouchers, January-June, 1978
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6 10 Vouchers # 1, 1978-1979
11 Vouchers # 2, 1978-1979
12 Vouchers # 1, 1979-1980
13 Vouchers # 2, 1979-1980
14 Vouchers, 1980-1981
15 Vouchers, 1981-1982



 

Conventions

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6 1 Convention # 1, 1976
2 Convention # 2, 1976
3 Convention, 1977
4 Convention # 1, 1978
5 Convention # 2, 1978
6 Convention # 1, 1979
7 Convention # 2, 1979



 
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6 8 Statistics, 1960-1970



 
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6 9 Unitarian-Universalist Assn. Grant, 1974-1978



 
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6 16 Correspondence, 1963-1972



 

Religious Education

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7 1 Religious Education- Pamplets, Brochures and Order Forms, 1963-1965
2 Religious Education- Twelve Celebrations Program Aids, 1963 and Undated
3 Religious Education- Book List and Worship Guides, 1960-1962
4 Religious Education- Program Guides and Manuals, 1962-1965
5 Religious Education- Program Guides and Manuals, 1965 and Undated
6 Religious Education- Worship Manual for the Junior High School Age, 1961
7 Religious Education- Pamphlets, 1962-1968
8 Religious Education- Biographies and Teaching Manuals, 1958-1965
9 Religious Education- Teaching Guides and Manuals, 1964 and Undated
10 Religious Education- Church History, Teaching Guides and Child Development Manuals, 1951-1965
11 Religious Education- Church Philosophy and Child Development Manuals, 1960-1963
12 Religious Education- Church Philosophy and Education Manuals, 1958-1966
13 Religious Education- Church Philosophy and Education Manuals, 1960 and Undated
14 Religious Education- Education Manuals, 1959-1964