Consists primarily of printed materials produced by and for American churches, virtually all of which were located in the Northeast. Contains leaflets, announcements, invitations, invoices and receipts, import/export documents, cards, letters, other correspondence, images, tracts and published sermons. Also includes material from foreign churches and manufacturers of church-related items. For the researcher, this series gives insight into the modes of worship, social and charitable activities, and theological views of Christian congregations in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Numerous images of churches illustrate a variety of architectural styles.
Churches, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box ##, folder ###, digital file number ####