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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Organization of Collection

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Original Deposit of July 2008 (Acc. 2008-028)

University of Texas San Antonio

Inventory of the Helen McAllister papers, 1977-2000



Descriptive Summary

Creator: McAllister, Helen.
Title: Helen McAllister papers,
Dates: 1977-2000
Creator Abstract: Helen McAllister was a member of Church Women United in Texas.
Content Abstract: Helen McAllister papers spans the years 1977-2000 and contains materials related Church Women United. The material includes state and national assemblies, Bible studies, newsletters, some programs and audiocassettes, a VHS tape, slides, and other assorted miscellaneous material.
Identification: MS 279
Extent: .6 linear feet (2 Boxes)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

Biographical Note

Helen McAllister was a member of Church Women United in Texas.

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Scope and Content Note

Helen McAllister papers spans the years 1977-2000 and contains materials related Church Women United. The material includes state and national assemblies, Bible studies, newsletters, some programs and audiocassettes, a VHS tape, slides, and other assorted miscellaneous material.

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Organization of Collection

Original Deposit of July 2008 (Acc. 2008-028)

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is housed at UTSA's Main Campus and must be accessed via the John Peace Library Special Collections reading room. To request access, please use the Collections Request Form.

Usage Restrictions

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
McAllister, Helen.
Organizations
Church Women United in Texas.
Subjects
Women and religion--Texas.
Ecumenical movement--Texas.
Genres/Formats
Audiocassettes.
Newsletters.
Programs.
Local Subjects
Religion
San Antonio History
Women's Groups

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Related Material

UTSA Archives holds several Church Women United collections:

  • Church Women United in San Antonio, Texas, Records, 1961-1996 (MS 15)
  • Church Women United in Texas. Western Hills Unit Records, 1990-2000 (MS 124)
  • Church Women United in Texas Records, 1934-2004 (bulk 1960-1999) (MS 39)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Helen McAllister papers, MS 279, University of Texas at San Antonio Libraries Special Collections.

Acquisition Information

Received from Helen McAllister in July 2008 (Acc. 2008-028).

Processing Information

More detailed processing is not anticipated at this time.

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Preliminary Inventory of the Helen McAllister papers

 

Original Deposit of July 2008 (Acc. 2008-028)

Box
1 "The Church Woman, CW," November 1977 and January 1978
Church Women United in San Antonio, Tx and Metropolitan area, 1974
"A Personal Journal, Church Women United in the U.S.A."
"Behold the Woman"
CWU 1996-2000 Quadrennal Priorities paper
registration form and brochure for CWU, an Ecumenical Assembly, June 26-29, 1980
Texas Church Woman, October 1975, December 1987, December 1991, August and October 1994
newsletters:
Installation State Officers, CWU State Assembly, Houston 9/29/93
30th Anniversary Celebration, December 7, 1971
San Antonio's Church Women United: A Study of a Women's Voluntary Group, Spring 1996
Meditation in Motion with Announcement and booklet
Audiocassette
Church Women United "Lazarus" programs, 1993
list of figures/expenses for CWU Assembly, September 16, 1994
guidelines for a state assembly
Speaking of God, A Church Woman United Bible Study, Wellspring, VIII, 1987
A people's platform for a global society, pamphlet
Wellspring, pamphlet
An Organizational overview of the National CWU
CWU State Assembly, San Antonio, Tex. Report, August 1995
Birthing a New Tradition: CWU Human Rights Award recipient, Spring 2000
"No Peace Without Justice," Wellspring VI
"Come…Build a New Earth," Wellspring VII
JUBILEE, Wellspring XI
"The Bent Over Woman," Wellspring IX
Churchwomen, 1996-1997
Churchwomen, 1998-1999
CWU in the U.S.A. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Ecumenical Assembly, June 26-29, 1980
CWU in the U.S.A. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Ecumenical Assembly, June 26-29, 1980
48th State Assembly, September 16-18, 1994
(purple folder)
"Lord Keep Us Salty," 41st State Assemly, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Tx. July 11-13, 1979
Bible Study on the theme "The Spirit of the Lord in Upon Me," June 24-26, 1980
(blue folder)
49th State Assembly, September 13-15, 1996
(red folder)
The 39th State Assembly, Church Women United in Texas," Journey Toward Wholeness," September 23-25, 1975
Box
2 1980 Ecumenical Assembly slide script
1980 Ecumenical Assembly slide
50th Anniversary Assembly Documentary, November 9-12, 1991
VHS tape
Church Women United JUBILEE Assembly botton, November 8-11, 1991
slides
CWU Jubilee Assembly, Opening plenary
Audiocassette

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