First Presbyterian Church of Carbondale records, 1850-1970 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/6/MSS 148
Extent: 7.0 Boxes
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Scope and Contents: The records of the First Presbyterian Church of Carbondale consist of materials relating to the establishment and growth of the church and the development of the city of Carbondale. The materials include newsletters, materials documenting relations with national and state Presbyterian synods, and financial records. A history of the church's early years, contained in the collection, was written by Daniel Harmon Brush, a founder of Carbondale and a founder of the church.